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Regional Commodity Manager - Brno

We are looking for two Commodity Managers to support all either Plastics or Sheet Metal/Stampings commodities with emphasis on forgings/metal parts. The position is within the Home and Building Technologies – Environmental & Energy Solutions working on Supply Chain initiatives. The role will report into an EMEA DIrector and align projects with the regional strategy.
Manages the commodity spend for mechanical suppliers. Will be the focal point in sourcing to communicate the preferred suppliers and their capabilities. Will work with the Director to align activities to the commodity specific strategic strategy. Will work to implement Supply Chain Management strategy to achieve lowest total costs, effective asset management, continuous quality improvement, delivery, and cycle time performance improvement and early supplier involvement in product development.


  • Developing strategies and driving supplier performance for all commercial aspects of Plastic & Rubber OR Metal Sheet/Stampings commodities
  • Development & execution of Annual Operating Plan (AOP), covering productivity, delivery, quality, and lead time improvement
  • Executing successful supplier transitions and implementing consignment, stocking, and 3PL solutions with suppliers to improve overall supply flexibility and responsiveness
  • Deploying Emerging Region and Supply Localization strategies to meet both the total cost of ownership needs of our business and the dynamic supply needs of HBT factories in EMEA.
  • Maintaining continuous in-depth knowledge of market conditions, industry trends, and developing technologies
  • Establishing and managing key supplier performance objectives and communicating periodic results to plan
  • Resolving delivery and quality issues through root cause analysis and appropriate supplier escalation
  • Owning all sourcing decisions including supplier evaluations, selections, and competitive bid processes via traditional negotiations and e-Auctions
  • Negotiating supply agreements in support of overall supply chain goals and objectives
  • Promoting and monitoring early supplier involvement in key product developments, using the supplier’s expertise to optimize quality and manufacturability


  • Bachelor degree, MBA preferred
  • Sourcing & Commodity Management experience
  • Strong communication and leadership skills dealing with a global cross-functional team
  • People management & development
  • Teaming abilities
  • Negotiation skills
  • Strategic planning and execution
  • Professional and engineering qualification a plus

We offer:

  • A chance to be a part of a successful company with global presence
  • An exciting and challenging environment
  • Working in an international team with experienced experts
  • Opportunities for personal and professional development


Honeywell, spol. s r.o.
Marcela Němečková
Tuřanka 1236/96
627 00  Brno
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