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Commodity Manager - Steel

Veev Hayward, CA

  • Expired: October 19, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Position Summary

The  Commodity Manager will be responsible for providing commodity support and strategy around steel commodities to the Supply Chain organization to ensure continuity of supply, supplier development, supplier readiness and improvement activities in order to improve the cost, delivery, response, service & quality requirements for customers. Working closely with the Supply Chain, Engineering and Product Management teams, the Commodity Manager will communicate and implement sourcing recommendations and strategies,including  contracts and pricing. The Commodity Manager will have a  focus on maintaining good supplier relationships and driving  cost reductions to achieve maximum advantage for the company and its customers

Job Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Develop a commodity sourcing strategy, aligning business and technical requirements with supplier capabilities

  •  Be responsible for the AVL (approved vendor list) for managing supplier selection, qualification, price and capacity negotiation

  • Ensure a competitive sourcing environment leading to continuous improvement in quality, cost, service and technology

  • Manage all aspects of new supplier on-boarding including database management in Netsuite or other ERP systems

  • Interface with Engineering, R&D, Operations, Planning, and Program Management to assess current and future sourcing requirements, and to influence technical design decisions

  • Maintain expertise/knowledge of the electronics industry market trends including rigorous analysis of market drivers, cost structures, technical improvements and competitive landscape

  • Drive continuous improvements at the supply base with respect to cost reductions, inventory management, lead-time reductions, favorable payment terms, etc.

  • Travel periodically to supplier’s sites/locations

Requirements, Knowledge and Experience

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Operations, Supply Chain Management, Engineering or related field 

  • Strong engineering background with 10 years experience in the steel or materials, manufacturing, and/or construction industry along with 3 years direct experience in sourcing/supply chain management

  • 3-5 years of experience in high volume manufacturing operations or sourcing environment

  • Experience working with Asia based suppliers 

  • Bilingual in Mandarin is highly preferred

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

 

Advantages

  • Successful candidates will be innovative, active learners, have a genuine want for continuous improvement, and embody the company’s core values.

Exempt Positions

Company Benefits

  • Insurance Benefits for you and your eligible  dependents (Health, Dental & Vision)

    • Choose from four (4) different health plan options

    • One medical plan is 100% paid by the company for employee coverage only 

  • Stock Options in a  pre IPO company!

  • Paid flexible vacation time

  • Paid sick time

  • 10 Company Paid Holidays

  • 401(k) Plan

  • Cell Phone Stipend/Company Cell Phone

  • Other Company Benefits

    • Counseling Services - professional online counseling platform at no cost

    • Discount on Veev/Reali products and services for employees, friends, and family

 

Non Exempt

Company Benefits

  • Insurance Benefits for you and your eligible  dependents (Health, Dental & Vision)

    • Choose from four (4) different health plan options

    • One medical plan is 100% paid by the company for employee coverage only 

  • Stock Options in a  pre IPO company!

  • 10 days of accrued vacation time & 3 days of sick time

  • 10 Company Paid Holidays

  • 401(k) Plan

  • Cell Phone Stipend/Company Cell Phone

  • Other Company Benefits

    • Counseling Services - professional online counseling platform at no cost

    • Discount on Veev/Reali products and services for employees, friends, and family


Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) 

Veev, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. The Company is committed to the principle of equal employment and provides fair and equal employment opportunity to all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, age, status as a protected veteran, disability, domestic violence victim status, or any other protected status under applicable laws.  Veev, Inc. will not tolerate discrimination or harassment because of any protected status.



Veev

Address

Hayward, CA
USA

Industry

Finance and Insurance

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