TheCommodity Manager Mechanical - Fabricated Plastics willbe based inGuadalajara, North Campus. Responsible for supporting the development, implementation and management of global strategies to provide Flex segments and business groups with optimal supply assurance, pricing, flexibility, quality and delivery performance (focus on Fabricated Plastics commodities). Working closely with the Supply Chain team / Local Management, the Commodity Manager will communicate and implement strategies, contracts and pricing to Americas region with an overall focus on maintaining good supplier relationships and costs to a minimum to achieve maximum advantage for the company and its customers.
We are looking for someone who demonstrates:
Passionate customer focus
Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
Relentless drive to win
Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do:
Establish and manage long term strategic and core supplier relationships and will engage with Flex sites and business segments
Guide the selection, development and management of Core and Strategic Suppliers to meet Fabricated Plastics commodity costs and performance goals
Implement programs for supplier selection, supplier performance management and supply base optimization
Provide Materials Quotation centers with support from core and strategic suppliers in order to obtain competitive and timely quotes
Monitor current Raw and Fabricated Plastics commodity market conditions, technology roadmaps and identify supply/demand challenges. Develop, implement and communicate tactical and strategic commodity plans internally and to Flex customers as appropriate
Collaborate with Customer Supply Chain Managers and Product Introduction centers to coordinate sourcing strategies and ensure a smooth and timely manufacturing ramp on new programs
Provide access to leading technology, product roadmaps, technology strategies and industry trends.
Provide point of escalation for Commodity issues as appropriate
Here is some of what you’ll need (required):
Mechanical/ Plastics/ Chemical/ Engineering degree preferred.
5 Years’ experience in similar position preferably in petrochemical manufacturing.
Strong technical background in plastics technology and/or resins with processing experience.
Knowledgeable of material properties of plastic resins
Proficient English (Excellent written and verbal communication skills)
Experience working with engineering and other professionals in a cross-functional organization.
Very good verbal and in written communications skills
Office (Advance Excel & PPT)
Here are a few of our preferred experiences:
Supply management experience (negotiations with suppliers)
Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide…
Life & Medical insurance.