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ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The position requires extensive knowledge and experience
in Capital lab equipment, engineering HW and non-production builds.
The Commodity manager will ensure that their business owners are supported in a
fast-paced, tight deadlines environment. The ideal individual should have
superior negotiation skills. This individual will perform sourcing and
contracts related activities for R&D and Engineering teams in WD. The
commodity manager will need to provide excellent strategic sourcing support to
business partners to ensure a competitive advantage for Western Digital. She or
he will drive improvements in key metrics such as cost, quality, deliverables
and cycle-time. The CM will drive process-improvements, assist with projects
and provide feedback to management on market conditions, supplier
relationships, and quality and customer service issues. Manage supplier
relationships, including: supplier selection and qualification process,
Quarterly business reviews and scorecards, supplier corrective actions, cost reduction
programs. Perform should cost analysis for major services and spend areas
and implement cost reduction initiatives. Lead and support implementation
of best-in-class practices and continuous improvement of systems and processes.
- The ideal individual must have proven ability to
achieve results in a fast moving, dynamic environment.
- Self-motivated and self-directed, however, must
have demonstrated ability to work well with people.
- A proven desire to work as a team member, both on
the same team and outside of the team.
- Ability to troubleshoot and analyze complex
- Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
- Excellent communication (written and verbal) and
- Develop strong partnerships with procurement
operations, accounts payable, and legal teams.
ABOUT WESTERN DIGITAL
Western Digital Corporation is the world’s largest data
storage company with a leading portfolio of HGST, SanDisk, G-Technology and WD
brands covering flash and disk-based solutions.
Deployed by the largest and most prominent organizations worldwide, Western
Digital solutions are everywhere, touching lives and enabling great value from
the data they possess.
Western Digital is an equal opportunity employer. We are
committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all applicants and
Digital does not
unlawfully discriminate and complies
with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is The Law poster:
Employment Opportunity Is The Law.
Western Digital participates in the E-Verify program in the
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