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Category Lead (m/f)

Date: Jan 17, 2018

Location: Colmar-Berg, L, LU

Company: Goodyear

Do you want to work in a fast paced, world class organization with a long history and an exciting future? Do you want to be part of a team based in Colmar-Berg contributing to the innovation, safety and sustainability of tires that drivers across EMEA rely on every day? 

… if the answer is yes, then we have the right job for you :

 

The opportunity

 

  • Executes sourcing strategies across multiple commodities in alignment with overall category strategy
  • Leverages market data, cost modeling to support the development of negotiation strategies. Supports contract negotiations
  • Develops efficient channels for capturing effective market intelligence 
  • Leverages market data, cost modeling to support the development of negotiation strategies. Supports contract negotiations. Develops efficient channels for capturing effective market intelligence
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration/Stakeholder Management: Actively participates in Commercial Council and serves as a key driver for accomplishing Council goals
  • Building Organizational Capability: Utilizes 7-Step Strategic Sourcing Process and Enhanced Sourcing Tools in day to day work. Collaborates with peers and leaders within the Category team.  Informal leadership to Procurement Specialists.

 

 

To join our team you will need:

 

Education:

The candidate should have a Bachelor or a Master Degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, Business or a related field

 

Experience:

3-5 years of experience in Procurement, Supply Chain or a related Operational function required.  Previous strategic sourcing experience required.  Experience in a related industry preferred

 

Languages:

English Is must


Skills & Qualifications:

•Knowledge of core procurement processes and strategic sourcing concepts.
•Strong financial/statistical analysis, organization skills,
•strong Microsoft Access/Excel skills and/or other database programs,
•a team player, strong written and verbal communication skills, influence skills,  self directing, and ability to work in a very fast paced, multi-tasking environment.
•Desired: Manufacturing process, mathematical modeling, international experience                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

 

 

To find out more and to apply,

visit our career portal  and post your CV!

https://jobs.goodyear.com/

 


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