We are looking to hire a resourceful commodity manager to join one of our clients in Rotterdam. In this role, you'll oversee the purchase of commodities, update the inventory strategy, and liaise with suppliers to ensure the stability of the supply chain. You will also ensure that project-approved budgets are adhered to. ensure success as a commodity manager, You should have strong business acumen and excellent knowledge of commodity markets. Ultimately, a top-notch commodity manager should be able to effectively navigate market risks to help the business reach its commodity goals.
Managing the company supply chain by sourcing, reviewing, and purchasing commodities.
Updating inventory strategies where needed to increase sales and manage stock quantities.
Evaluating, selecting, and recommending new vendors to management.
Negotiating favorable prices and terms of purchase to maximize best commodity sourcing practices.
Building and maintaining good relationships with commodity suppliers and distributors.
Studying market trends and identifying any risks when sourcing and procuring commodities.
Ensuring that project-approved budgets are adhered to.
Supervising department personnel when they prepare contracts and purchase orders.
Resolving vendor disputes and any commodity-related issues.
For more information please contact Ritsa Wanga Paraskevopoulou at 06-48281953 or send an email to ritsa.paraskevopoulou@unique,nl
What we offer
What we offer
Full time 40 hours p/w.
A salary between EUR 8300 and EUR 11.500 per month,- depending on experience and education.
Travel costs fully paid.
You will receive a direct contract with the company.
Additional secondary benefits.
You successfully completed a Bachelors/Master’s degree from a Technical University (preferably Chemical or Mechanical).
At least four years' experience in supply chain or commodity management.
Solid knowledge of financial markets that influence commodity prices.
Experience working with commodity trading and risk management software, such as iRely and Allegro.
Good negotiation skills and the ability to communicate effectively with vendors and suppliers.
Advanced analytical skills.
Strong leadership skills and the ability to work well with subordinate personnel from various departments.t.
Fluent in Dutch and English (both oral and written) and preferably German.