We Energies Commodity Specialist in United States

4469BRJob Title:Commodity SpecialistRequisition Number:4469BRTitle:Commodity SpecialistLocation(s):WI - Green Bay, WI - MilwaukeeCompany(s):WEC Business Services Summary:WEC Business Services, a subsidiary of WEC Energy Group, is seeking a (Senior) Commodity Specialist in our Milwaukee, WI or Green Bay, WI location. The Commodity / Sr. Commodity Specialist is responsible for establishing and implementing procurement strategies for specific commodity groups, managing day-to-day business unit/department requirements, and establishing / managing contracts for specific commodities or services. The Commodity / Sr. Commodity Specialist must work with others in Procurement and Logistics to ensure that all requirements for materials and services are handled according to corporate and customer requirements.Job duties include:Mitigate the company’s liability and risk through negotiating legal terms and conditions.Establish and manage risk on existing contracts with suppliers.Prepare and lead negotiations (standard & complex) with suppliers.Manage supplier transitions as part of contract implementation.Participate in cross-functional procurement teams.Provide commercial management for major initiatives.Communicate vital market, contract, and supplier information to business units.In addition, implement strategic approaches to sourcing goods/services to achieve superior business results that satisfy business unit, department and corporate objectives. Ensure the key strategies of the Supply Chain sourcing plan are delivered according to plan. Establish cross-functional teams consisting of suppliers and company stakeholders and provide leadership, coaching, and support to team members to insure the team’s success. Provide work direction to Sourcing Analysts to coordinate material planning and inventory management.Minimum Qualifications:2 years of sourcing experienceIn lieu of sourcing experience, Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, Finance or a related field requiredPreferred Qualifications:The ideal candidate will have strong skills in any of the following areas:Contract Labor ServicesConstruction or EPCSoftware Licensing & MaintenanceIT Hardware and ServicesFacilities Services Interested candidates must apply online no later than the Removal Date.We reserve the right to modify the application deadline or discontinue accepting applications for any position if deemed necessary.Learn more at CareersWEC Energy Group and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.EEO/AA policies and statements