Global Commodity Management Consultant - Round Rock, TX
Company: EMC is now part of Dell Technologies
Posted: December 17, 2016
Reference ID: 160012FW
Want to join a world-class global procurement organization where you can drive change while building a long-term career? Dell’s procurement organization offers the opportunity to learn industry leading skills through our in-house training programs and top of the line career development courses. Recognized for our world-class processes, as a member of the procurement team you will have an opportunity to support Dell’s transformation strategy, develop your career, and partner with a diverse team of talented procurement experts.
The role is within Dell's rapidly growing Enterprise Networking team. This will involve the development and implementation of strategic sourcing plans for a set of products and services that are utilized globally across Dell’s various sites and locations; additionally, this role will provide thought leadership from a procurement perspective, and influence business partners to consider new and creative strategies. This role reports to the Director of Networking Procurement within Dell's Enterprise organization.
- Develop and implement a robust cost process designed to capture savings opportunities to meet the organization’s goals
-Utilize benchmarks to drive innovation and an external perspective to Dell’s processes
-Deliver a sourcing strategy designed to meet the dynamic requirements of the business
-Set and achieve performance goals/metrics to improve total delivered/lifecycle commodity cost, quality, technology and service
-Implement procurement initiatives, process improvements, and get feedback from regions on the success of Dell’s global procurement programs
-Create an optimized supply base which is aligned with the Commodity strategies
-Develop and lead appropriate supplier engagement mechanisms that add value to the business
-Be recognized as global subject matter expert by business partners, and a valued member of the team
- Bachelor’s Degree and 8-10 years relevant work experience
- Comprehensive program/project management skills
- Exceptional negotiation skills
- Consummate contract development/analysis skills
- Excellent supplier selection/management skills
- Thorough price/cost analysis skills
- MBA or related field and 6 years’ work experience
- Knowledge of networking industry
- Consulting experience
- An understanding of risk management and its implications
- First-rate financial analysis skills
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**Job:** **Procurement and Supply Chain - Global Commodity Management*
**Title:** *Global Commodity Management Consultant - Round Rock, TX*
**Location:** *TX-Round Rock*
**Requisition ID:** *160012FW*