Sr. Advisor, Commodity Management- Austin, TX
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A ground-breaking company making game-changing products needs an exceptional supply chain. Commodity Management within Materials and Procurement develops and implements plans to support forecasted needs for suppliers or commodities. We use our in-depth knowledge of foreign and domestic markets to negotiate supplier agreements and contracts with optimum pricing and terms. We also harness our understanding of commodity qualities, transportation options, risk management and supply chain evaluation models to develop optimal commodity management strategies.
Set cost budget by aligning cost target between Marketing and Finance
Predict cost trade-offs through feature, function and spec assessment
Provide cost bridge to drive business case for decision making
Drive design to value through competitive teardown design optimization
Ensure design to manufacturing through COS/Technology risk assessment and mitigation
Bachelor's degree and 8+ years relevant supply chain experience
Effective communications skills - verbal, written, presentation
Proficiency with Excel, Powerpoint, etc
Demonstrated ability to influence
Effective collaboration skills
If you can combine polished negotiating skills with strong market knowledge, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.
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Job Family: Materials-&-Procurement Graduates Job ID: R66282