Generac Power Systems – Work with the leader in the power industry! Our office in Waukesha, WI is seeking a Commodity Manager.
The Commodity Manager is responsible for the strategic management of assigned commodities and products worldwide by working with cross-functional teams and owning the supplier performance. This role also manages the execution of sourcing strategies that produce tangible value through the implementation of process and projects that yield a reduced total cost of material acquisition, revenue and gross margin improvement, supply base alignment, enhanced product quality, and overall reduction of risk. A number of your suppliers are in China and as such, fluency in Mandarin is a big plus. Your role reports directly to the Senior Manager of the team.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear; and use hands to manipulate objects or controls. The employee is regularly required to stand and walk. On occasion the incumbent may be required to stoop, bend or reach above the shoulders. The employee must occasionally lift up to 25 pounds. Specific conditions of this job are typical of frequent and continuous computer-based work requiring periods of sitting, close vision and ability to adjust focus. Ability to travel internationally 30% of the time.