Lead Commodity Manager Sr. Sourcing Manager : Brea, CA
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What You’ll Do
The Lead Commodity Manager (Sr. Sourcing Manager) for CAM role within Strategic Sourcing focused on the effective and efficient procurement of critical components and finished goods specific to CAM products across business units and regions in support of Stanley, Black & Decker’s 22 / 22 vision.
This role is responsible for defining, leading and monitoring holistic supplier strategies, developing category and procurement expertise and talent, and driving best practices across the business units and supply management.
Given the global nature of category initiatives, the LCM : CAM interacts with suppliers and colleagues arcoss geographies and work cultures.
Ensure high degree of service delivery and SBU satisfaction
Consider unique / specific regional and SBU needs during category strategy development.
Understand and link category strategy with STRATEGIC SOURCING priorities and SBU goals
Lead the supplier selection process through management of formal RFP, RFQ and RFI processes
Determine, oversee and perform the negotiation and contract management of large-scale, enterprise-wide volume purchase agreements
Partner with the SBUs to ensure they recognize the business value from the STRATEGIC SOURCING team
Oversees the implementation of category strategies in support of the 22 / 22 vision and margin resiliency initiatives
Responsible for creation of TCO value to the organization through a combination of productivity, working capital, synergies, reduced risk, improved supplier lead times, etc.
Maintain business relationships with strategic suppliers for components and finished goods for CAM products and serve as an escalation point to resolve supplier performance issues
Develop and foster strategic supplier relationships that deliver cost reduction, supply assurance, quality improvement and innovation
Implement strategic supplier management, supplier risk management, supplier diversity, and CSR programs within CAM Speciality direct materials (leveraging Global Supply Management’s Center of Excellence)
Be the conduit for sourcing center led spend categories (raw materials, indirect, transportation, COE) to ensure all sourcing activities are supported as appropriate for the SBU
Institutionalize best-practice processes and policies and knowledge sharing within the CAM components and finished goods and ensure continuous improvement within the category.
Guarantee compliance with STRATEGIC SOURCING policies and procedures and DoA requirements
Drive all aspects of the Strategic Sourcing Balanced Scorecard
Support Mergers and Acquisitions as required.
Who You Are
You always strive to do a good job but wouldn’t it be great if you could do your job and do a world of good? You care about quality at every level.
You love to learn and grow and be acknowledged for your valuable contributions. You’re not intimidated by innovation. In fact, you embrace it. You also have :
Five years of experience in sourcing
Must have a balance of both strategic and operational capacities; including global sourcing, supplier management, commodity risk management, etc.
Successful track record of designing and implementing complex sourcing and procurement strategies that achieved desired results within the category.
Experience in strategic planning, budgeting and financial reporting
Global mindset with experience working in an international / multi-cultural matrix environment
Experience leading diverse and remote teams
Experience in Aerospace Industry preferred
Skills & Certifications
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels; particularly at the management level
Influencing without direct authority
Ability to listen, engage and influence internal and external stakeholders.
Executive presence and effective presentation skills
Strong financial and analytical skills
Ability to conceive strategic program initiatives, plan them, sell ideas and execute.
Strong program and transformation management skills
Highly self-motivated with the ability to drive change in a global organization with minimum supervision
CPIM or CSCMP certification
Six Sigma or Lean / Kaizen certification
Must be willing to travel approximately 10-25% of his / her time.
A Bachelor’s degree is required. A MBA or Masters in Supply Chain is preferred.
What You’ll Receive
You’ll receive a competitive salary and a great benefits plan :
Medical, dental, life, vision, wellness program, disability, 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan, paid time off and tuition reimbursement.
Discounts on Stanley Black & Decker tools and other partner programs.
Ho w You’ll Feel
We want our company to be a place you’ll want to be and stay. Being part of our team means you’ll get to :
Grow : Be part of our global company with 20+ brands to grow and develop your skills along multiple career paths.
Learn : Have access to a wealth of learning resources, including our Lean Academy, Coursera® and online university.
Belong : Experience an awesome place to work, where we have mutual respect and a great appreciation for diversity, equity and inclusion.
Give Back : Help us continue to make positive changes locally and globally through volunteerism, giving back and sustainable business practices.
What’s more, you’ll get that pride that comes from empowering makers, doers, protectors and everyday heroes all over the world.
We’re more than the #1 tools and storage company and #2 security solutions provider, with a leading presence in engineered fastening.
We’re visionaries. Industry 4.0 innovators. As successful as we’ve been in the past, we have so much further to go. That’s where you come in. Join us!
All qualified applicants to Stanley Black & Decker are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran’s status or any other protected characteristic.