Global Commodity Manager

  • Closing Date: 9th September 2022
  • Reports To: Head of Global Commodity Management
  • Location: UK, USA, Europe, Asia, Americas

Position Summary

We are looking for a dynamic, experienced strategic procurement manager to join a growing Global Procurement organisation as it continues its ambitious transformation plan to support the Rotork business to drive operational excellence for our Customers.

The Opportunity

This is a strategic sourcing role within our Global commodity management team where you will be pivotal in developing sourcing strategies and delivering major global and regional sourcing projects critical for the continued success of Rotork.


Covering complex direct mechanical commodities (Machining, Raw materials, Proprietary parts) or essential operational Indirect commodities (Logistics, Packaging, MRO), you will bring subject matter knowledge, demonstrated strategic sourcing acumen and well developed supplier relationship management skills.


Reporting to the Head of Global Commodity Management, you will work as part of a global team to lead the development of commodity strategy and coordinate and execute its deployment within every operating region, drawing on excellent stakeholder and project management skills.  You will be key to demonstrating the essential business value that a strategic procurement function can bring to a business.


The ideal candidate will be able to operate effectively with high levels of autonomy and have strong communication skills to driving change at all levels of the organization.

Experience Requirements

  • Previous commodity management/ procurement experience
  • CIPS certification or equivalent
  • Delivered significant sourcing projects  on a multi-national scale

The Successful Candidate

  • Can operate with minimal business direction
  • Has the ability to communicate and present with clarity and confidence
  • Is able to problem solve and negotiate effectively

To apply for this role, please submit your up to date CV.

About Rotork

Rotork is the market-leading global flow control and instrumentation company, helping our customers manage the flow of liquids, gases and powders across many industries worldwide.

Our purpose is Keeping the World Flowing for Future Generations.

For over sixty years, the world has relied on us to create the things that keep everything moving. From oil and gas to water and shipping, pharmaceuticals and food- these are the flows on which our modern world depends.

Today we're respected and admired for our people, performance and products. Our success flows from our commitment to engineering excellence, and that's what we will always pursue, safely and sustainably.

Rotork is going through an exciting period of change and growth, building on our existing market success. It's a great time to join us and make an impact in shaping the future of our business.

No Agencies

Rotork do not accept speculative CVs from recruitment agencies who are not part of our preferred supplier list and we reserve the right to contact candidates directly without paying agency fees.