Global Category Manager, Chemical & Film Commodities
Company: Crane Currency
Posted on: May 8, 2022
Crane Currency is looking to fill a Global Category Manager job.
This is for mostly direct sourcing, managing the Chemicals, Resins,
Film, and Inks for CRANE's Global business. This key Supply Chain
role will be located in our Nashua, NH facility. The selected
person will support global category / commodity strategies on -$32M
in annual global spend on chemicals, resins, film, UV inks and
other assigned categories.
The Global Commodities Manager Is Responsible For
Serving as a lead negotiator and liaison between the sourcing
organization, suppliers, projects teams, engineering, and senior
leadership for the strategies and management of $> $30M in
commodity spend ensuring support of global continuous manufacturing
operations in terms of safety, quality, delivery, cost and
Providing strong leadership, driving results, collaborating and
relationship management across internal and external
cross-functional stakeholders. Maintaining technical aptitude,
fostering organizational and communication skills throughout. Lead
the execution of strategic sourcing processes that enable the
achievement of business objectives.
Developing and implementation of contracting and procurement best
practices across all assigned categories, including supplier
qualification, RFQ process, negotiations, contract development and
Managing the sourcing tollgate processes on the commodity projects.
Run regularly scheduled project calls with cross functional team,
closely managing teams progress to committed timelines
Meeting with suppliers, attending seminars, visit our Dalton, MA
site, and other business travel (up to 25%)
BS Degree preferably in Business, SC Management, Chemistry, related
Operations discipline; or, Engineering plus 5 years equivalent work
experience a plus.
Prior category /supply chain management experience
Strong negotiation and contract management skills; including a
working understanding of contractual terms and conditions including
Ability to manage a multitude of globally dispersed projects
Applicants must be United States citizens and will need to
demonstrate Suitability for employment in a Position of Public
Trust consistent with our U.S. Government contract requirements
Master's in Business Administration
Professional Certifications in related subject areas.
Prior experience in the chemicals and/or manufacturing environment
(paper or other continuous flow / process manufacturing)
Crane Currency is a fully integrated supplier of secure, durable
and well-designed banknotes for central banks all over the world.
As the leading security feature developer, Crane has won
international acclaim for innovation and product development. We
offer a competitive benefits package to full-time employees,
including health, dental, vision, and life insurance; 401k match,
Bonus, and more!
Qualified candidates are invited to apply via our careers page at
SUITABILITY AND BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION REQUIREMENTS: The final
offer of employment will be subject to the applicant's successful
completion of a background investigation and favorable
adjudication. Failure to successfully meet these requirements will
be grounds for disqualification in the hiring process. The
background investigation process conducted by Crane and our U.S.
Government Agency customers is very thorough. Therefore it is
imperative that applicants exercise candor and honesty when
answering background questionnaires, especially as it relates to
arrest, employment, education, finances, illegal drug use, and/or
other criminal history. Falsification discovered in security
documents or during the background investigation process may result
in an immediate negative suitability determination.
Crane is a Drug Free Workplace
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Vet/Disab
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