Seasonal Commodity Manager in Livonia, MI! Paid Weekly!

$22.00 - $32.00 hourly
  • Performance Driven Workforce
  • Livonia, MI, USA
  • Mar 26, 2024
Seasonal Automotive Management Manufacturing Purchasing-Procurement Transportation

Job Description

Performance Driven Workforce is now hiring Full Time Commodity Manager for an Automotive Tier 1 Supplier. The Commodity Manager (CM) will place purchase orders, requests for quotes (RFQs), perform data analysis and other activities associated with overseeing the sourcing of new products. The role will manage suppliers and current cost reductions. The Commodity Manager evaluates suppliers based on cost, quality, launch, and delivery of their products and services. This Full Time Commodity Manager position is based out of Livonia, MI and offers an AM Day shift. Candidates meeting the requirements for mechanics below are strongly encouraged to apply.



  • Lead current production cost reduction and new program sourcing for the assigned commodities, including issuing and analyzing RFQs. (40%)
  • Process purchase orders and ensure that supplier is meeting delivery dates. (20%)
  • Assist in developing and executing sourcing strategies and plans to leverage Roush’s global buy and optimize total supplier performance (cost, quality, delivery, and launch). (5%)
  • Lead, manage and execute data collection, validation, analysis, and negotiation activities for the assigned commodities. (10%)
  • Assist in on going supplier assessment and performance review meetings, monitor effectiveness of strategy, and make changes. (10%)
  • Participate in process improvements with the team to develop and implement best practices. (10%)
  • Monitor supply markets, trends, and forecasts. (5%)

Shift Schedule:

  • AM shift: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (Monday - Friday)


Pay Range:

  • $22 - $32/hr., depending on experience


Retirees and veterans are welcome



  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must have a valid U.S. driver's license and a good driving record
  • Minimum 2 years driving experience in the U.S.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or related or technical area
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good computer skills, including MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Professional and possesses integrity
  • Ability to collect and analyze data
  • Travel Requirements: 20%


Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Relevant internship or co-op experience
  • Experience in the automotive industry
  • Experience with cost analysis
  • Experience in negotiating and assessing suppliers


Preferred Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Understanding of automotive industry quality standards
  • Coordination, facilitation, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills
  • Technical capability and manufacturing knowledge
  • Knowledge of PeopleSoft
  • Familiarity purchasing raw materials (steel, stainless steel, aluminum, etc.)



  • Overtime When Available
  • Veteran Friendly Employer
  • We offer Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance after your 60 days with Performance Driven Workforce
  • Work with Latest Automotive Technology


Performance Driven Workforce is an Equal Opportunity Employer