Commodity Manager - Global Indirect

Kennametal

Date: 03/15/2019

Location: Latrobe, PA

Job Requirements:  

· Education: Bachelor’s Degree (RQ) in Supply Chain, Business, or Engineering; MBA (PF) ·Experience: 5+ years in Strategic Sourcing (RQ) with 3+ years of Global Strategic Sourcing (PF).
· Certifications: CPSM (PF)
· Proficiency: MS Office, Excel, Word & PowerPoint (RQ), SAP (PF), Ariba (PF)
· Maintains the highest level of integrity, ethics commitment to safety and compliance to KMT’s code of conduct; role models these behaviors for suppliers.
· Proven experience in leading and developing the sourcing capabilities of the team, comfortable leading through influence, skilled in all forms of communication.
· Demonstrates an understanding of products, internal business processes, external customer segments, strategic direction and business objectives. 
· Aligns business objectives and develops sources of supply based on strategic direction.  
· Demonstrates an understanding of internal business processes, external customer segments, strategic direction and business objectives. Aligns business objectives and develops sources of supply based on strategic direction.  
· Understands organization of internal customer groups, key users and characteristics of these customers.  Drives to understand customer requirements  and uses this information as an input into sourcing decisions.  Develops and fosters mutually beneficial customer relationships.
· Skilled in analytics; leverages ERP software & raw data to organize and prioritize information for decision making.
· Supports project management function in designing, planning, and managing projects to deliver value-added solutions within defined time and cost parameters
· Understands financial concepts including invoicing, accounts payable and other financial business processes.  Interprets financial data, analyzes cost structures, and determines financial impacts of decisions.

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