As the Commodity Manager your new role will be highly visible in an important market to the company. This position will report to the Head of Procurement for Raw Materials and will be based in Highland Heights, KY. This position will be responsible for managing all North American compound-ingredients spend activities, local and sector monthly management reporting, material trend analysis, continuous improvement process (CIP) projects analysis and supply base negotiations. This is a highly visible position within the organization globally.
You will be responsible for working across multiple work teams to include operations, business units, vendors, and suppliers in order to prepare proposals, quotes, and agreements that create savings for the business. You new position will also apply continuous improvement methods to reduce the overall costs of the commodities you support. You’ll use your ability to prepare and analyze data in order to create a case for savings.