Ingersoll Rand Senior Category Manager - Engines in MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota

Description:

At Ingersoll Rand we're passionate about inspiring progress around the world. We advance the quality of life by creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments. Our people and our family of brands—including Club Car® , Ingersoll Rand® , Thermo King® , Trane® , American Standard® Heating & Air Conditioning and ARO® - work together to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings; transport and protect food and perishables; and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. We are a global business committed to a world of sustainable progress and enduring results. For more information, visit http://www.ingersollrand.com/ .

Ingersoll Rand is a diverse and inclusive environment. We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to hiring a diverse workforce; including individuals with disabilities and United States qualified protected veterans.

Job Summary:

Provide daily management and support to commodity team members and ensure proper development and execution of comprehensive commodity strategies that exceed both short term and long term targets. Accountable for all commercial negotiations and supplier selections within commodities. Responsible for management of strategic suppliers through formal Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) process and accountable for monitoring supplier risk across all responsible commodities. Engage with NPD Procurement teams to support new product development (NPD).

* Responsibilities: *

Provide daily management and support to commodity team members while continually developing and expanding individual and team capabilities Align with regional and sector functional stakeholders to incorporate product and manufacturing strategies into commodity strategy while gaining leadership support Lead commodity team members to develop and execute comprehensive commodity strategies that exceed both short term and long term targets Accountable for all commercial negotiations and supplier selections within commodities - exceed spend under long-term agreement and supplier rationalization targets Partner with Regional and Sector Procurement teams to ensure delivery of productivity - lead team countermeasures aligned to commodities and regions/sector Responsible for management of strategic suppliers through formal Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) process to improve supplier performance metrics including quality, delivery, productivity, and innovation Partner with strategic suppliers and SQE/SDE to complete detailed capacity analysis - align plant SIOP and forecasting with suppliers to efficiently ensure continuity of supply Engage with NPD Procurement teams to support new product development (NPD) and new technology introduction (NTI), through preferred supplier and SRM programs Accountable for monitoring supplier risk across all responsible commodities while developing and maintaining detailed mitigation plans for critical components and at-risk suppliers Accountable for team reporting and managing of commodity inflation, both mitigation and recovery Aggregate commodity playbooks across team members and present comprehensive team update during Quarterly Commodity Reviews (QCR)

* Qualifications: *

Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain, Operations, Engineering or related field Advanced degree preferred. 7 to 13 years’ experience Supply Chain, Procurement, 5 years’ experience in Commodity Management Strong Analytic experience Experience with large complex cross functional projects Direct experience in the development and management of a global supply base is preferred Ability to travel up to 25% Ability to speak Japanese is a precedence

* Key Competencies: *

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

Supply Chain Acumen – Oversees development and execution of GSC strategies/playbooks for assigned components or services, drives utilization of common GSC tools to achieve optimal IR results that are Quality, Delivery, Price and Service balanced and corporate/governmental compliant. Project Management – Reviews and approves teams’ project plans, oversees project execution, balances projects between short and long-term focus, secures alignment with cross-functional partners. Global Business Thinking/Strategizing-Demonstrates deep global knowledge of suppliers, industry trends, emerging markets and technology, builds this knowledge into GSC strategies/playbooks, develops global talent. Problem Solving—Identifies/anticipates potential problems, supports root cause analysis, evaluates robustness of corrective action plan and oversees plan implementation. Relationship Management – Creates collaborative environment with cross-functional partners, assures regular/appropriate two-way communication flow, builds/maintains relationship with industry peers and suppliers, and reinforces GSC lead on “on IR voice” to the supply base.

Primary Location: MINNEAPOLIS-Minnesota

Job: Global Integrated Supply Chain

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Status: Regular

Type: Experienced

Posting: Jul 9, 2018, 8:06:20 AM