Commodity Manager - Global Indirect Procurement
At Jabil, we empower the brands who empower the world it’s our reason for being and the guiding force that’s driving us to become the most technologically advanced manufacturing solutions provider on the planet.
Whether we’re serving one of the world’s biggest and best known brands or the coolest tech startups, our resolve never wavers.
We share common desires with these brands : to make the world a better, safer and cleaner place.
Being a part of the Global Indirect Procurement Team, you will be responsible in supporting & executing Category Management strategies for Capex / MRO / Infrastructure, aligned with Enterprise Goals, through best-in-class Procurement processes including : Supplier Sourcing, e-Sourcing / RFx, One-Time Deals, Market Analysis & Spend Analytics leveraging global demand.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Support and Execute Global Category Manager Strategy and Business plan that fully meets the needs of our Business Sectors, BU and Corporation (i.
e. category strategies, supply base development, Global infrastructure, price management etc.)Demonstrate expertise in assigned categories and fully competent in all aspects of procurement including commodities not directly assigned.
Perform strategic sourcing events utilizing Indirect Procurement resources.Adhere to Global Indirect Procurement infrastructure that supports Jabil’s business and growth plans.
Develop the supply base to exceed the goals and objectives of Jabil and the procurement team.Ensure the supply base adheres to Jabil standards of Corporate Social Responsibilities including but not limited to Environmental, Ethical, Legislative, and Regulatory requirements (EICC / RBA).
Negotiate supplier Contracts and Strategic RFPsAnalyze market conditions and implement procurement strategies to assure supply and price competitiveness.
Be a leader in ensuring that Jabil maximizes our purchase leverage for the best total cost of ownership.Aggressively negotiate absolute best pricing, terms and conditions.
Develop effective relationships with all levels within Jabil to ensure that Global Indirect Procurement is fully involved with new business opportunities.
Drive continuous improvement through trend reporting analysis and metrics management.Offer new, innovative, entrepreneurial ideas, practices and processes that drive continuous improvement to Jabil’s procurement goals and objectives.
anticipate, meet, and exceed expectations by solving problems quickly and effectively; making customer issues a priority.
Ensure the efficient and timely exchange of knowledge and information within the Jabil Corporation to ensure best practices are shared throughout the Jabil organization.
Comply and follow all procedures within the company security policy.May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Education & Experience Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management / Engineering or other relevant discipline preferredMinimum of five (5) years experience in Electronic Supply Chain / Materials Management / Procurement / Business Development experienceIn depth knowledge of Capex / Infrastructure / MRO CategoriesStrong analytical skills with the ability to communicate resultsContract management and negotiations (Global Purchase Agreement, NDA, etc )Basic finance (understand and evaluate a Balance Sheet, Income Statement and Cash Flow statement)Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.Ability to operate a personal computer including using a Windows based operating system and related software.
Advanced PC skills, including training and knowledge of Jabil’s software packages.Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one- or two-step instructions.
Must be able to read, write and speak English proficiently