Strategic Commodity Manager

Job Description

Organization: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
Business Unit: Service
Requisition Number: 244786
Primary Location: United States-Florida-Orlando
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 15%

Job Description:



Siemens Gamesa US Talent Acquisition


NAM Region Commodity Buyer – Service BU




Position Overview




Responsible for purchase all the services of the commodity assigned. Responsible for actively participating in development of commodity strategy, sourcing/negotiations, regional budget execution, implement global best practices and interface with suppliers or internal stakeholders. Work is of a complex nature involving a considerable amount of initiative, analytical work and a high level of independent judgment.








* Manages Commodity assigned and fosters cross-functional alignment.


* Define Commodity structure and design sourcing strategies to assure best TCO and assure reliability of services at Wind Farms to achieve the maximum contribution to the targets.


* Communicates the strategies to ensure long-term, cost-efficient supply of services.


* Negotiate and implement frame contracts; conditions and documents.


* Plan own work according to targets agreed, within a quarterly up to an annual cycle, by integrating resources in a project driven environment.


* Coordinates and manages cross-functionally with Operations, Supply Chain, Quality, Accounts Payable, Sales, Customer Service, Demand Planning, others to achieve optimum conditions and savings through collaborative, targeted activities to increase profit.


* Perform all duties in accordance with SGRE values and Code of Conduct.


* Diligent adherence and execution of Procurement procedures.


* Develops and implements productivity measures.


* Communicate all relevant Procurement information (pricing, contractual conditions, supplier management data) to keep stakeholders up to date.


* Identifies procurement risks, opportunities and market forces to avoid potential damage/ exploit potential opportunities through risk and change management.


* Establishes and maintains supply base with capacity/capability to support requirements.


* Performs Supplier Management, Supplier Development to obtain and develop the best suppliers.


* Provide functional advice and guidance to colleagues and customers.






Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience




Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related


10+/- years of professional experience and 5+/- year in Procurement


Experience on strategic sourcing process


SAP exposure


Familiar with cranes technical requirements




Organized, attention to details and demonstrated analytical ability as problem-solving skills


Interpersonal skills to work within cross-functional teams’ environment


Mandatory advanced negotiation skills


Self-starter with initiative; ability to function with minimal supervision


Active on development, testing and implementation of improvement initiatives



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