Dell Commodity Management Senior Advisor - EMEA in Limerick, Ireland
Commodity Management Senior Advisor - EMEA
Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We inspire, challenge and respect every one of our over 100,000 employees. We also provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can’t wait for you to discover this for yourself as a Commodity Management Senior Advisor on our Commodity Management team in Limerick .
A ground-breaking company making game-changing products needs an exceptional supply chain. Commodity Management within Materials and Procurement develops and implements plans to support forecasted needs for suppliers or commodities. We use our in-depth knowledge of foreign and domestic markets to negotiate supplier agreements and contracts with optimum pricing and terms. We also harness our understanding of commodity qualities, transportation options, risk management and supply chain evaluation models to develop optimal commodity management strategies.
Manage Dell's relationship with critical Consulting and Labor suppliers
Service as the subject matter expert for purchasing Consulting and Labor services
Support the development of strategic sourcing plans
Understanding key cost drivers and developing should-cost models
Negotiating cost and contract terms
Collaborate with suppliers to improve performance and innovate
Benchmarking procurement trends for assigned category
Participate in transformational initiatives and strive to continually improve procurement processes and procedures
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain or related field
4+ years of experience in a corporate environment and 2+ years of procurement experience as a category manager or similar role
Experience with indirect or general procurement categories
Strong analytical capabilities including report development and analysis as well as making data-driven recommendations and decisions
Ability to build effective business relationships internally and externally as well as to clearly communicate across all levels of the organization
Strong presentation delivery and development skills
Effective project/program management capabilities
Experience working with customer Human Capital suppliers and working within a large, global, center-led procurement team
MBA, CPSM, PMP or related professional certifications
Experience with e-procurement tools such as Ariba
Category management or similar procurement experience with professional services categories
Experience working within a company and/or organization undergoing a transformation
We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
If you can combine polished negotiating skills with strong market knowledge, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.
Closing date: Taking applications today .
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