Dell Advisor, Commodity Mgmt in Hopkinton, Massachusetts

Job Description:

JOB TITLE: Advisor, Commodity Management


Commodity management Advisor for component procurement develops and implements plans to support forecasted needs for supplier and/or commodities. Establishes and implements strategies for negotiating supplier agreements based on in-depth knowledge of foreign and domestic markets for optimum pricing and terms. Employs knowledge of commodity qualities, risk management and supply chain evaluation models to develop and implement optimal commodity management strategies. Manages and track cost savings and develop periodic report outs of savings for various executive level reviews


-Provides project support, cost management and development support of commodity sourcing strategy, with limited supervision,

-Drives or supports RFQ process to determine recommended supplier selection finalists and leads the supplier selection process

-Supports or leads the establishment of current business requirements and sourcing strategy as applicable

-Assists in driving suppliers to improve their scorecard performance and reports supplier performance as required while also considering the analysis and negotiation of product costs and contracts

-Develops and maintains supplier relationships

-Responsible to maintain contact with key suppliers

EMC Values:

When you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage applicants of all ages.

Critical Hiring Criteria:

Education Required: Bachelor’s degree

Experience Required: 5+ years of related experience

Physical Requirements: No

Functional Area(s):

Administrative Services & Operations


EMC Corporate

Business Unit:



US - Massachusetts - Hopkinton