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Global Purchasing Manager

Job Description Responsible for the global purchasing of steel and iron for the Organization. You will be securing and analyzing quotations, and negotiating prices/terms with suppliers for the purchase of steel and other metals on a global. Plan, develop, and implement supply base strategies. Negotiate and achieve cost reductions. Expedite the Procurement of materials in short and critical supply. Coordinate quality matters, engineering changes and price changes with suppliers and FMO plants. Job Requirements ( i.e., degree, certification, job skills, etc. must be included to complete this requisition) · Commodity Manager- Steel and Iron · Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent. An MBA is a plus. · 7-10 years experience in purchasing, with significant emphasis in strategic sourcing of steel and other metals. Strong knowledge of North American steel market and supply base is a must. Candidates should have a demonstrated record of success in developing and implementing sourcing and negotiation strategies, and delivering year over year cost · Reductions. Experience working within a Fortune 500, multi-plant, matrix organization is a plus. Candidates must have the ability to analyze large amounts of complex data. · Must be highly proficient with Excel, Access and PowerPoint. Years of Experience Required 9 or more