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Allegion Commodity Management Leader – Manufactured Products in Carmel, Indiana

Creating Peace of Mind by Pioneering Safety and Security

At Allegion, we help keep the people you know and love safe and secure where they live, work and visit. With more than 30 brands, 11,000+ employees globally and products sold in 130 countries, we specialize in security around the doorway and beyond.

Commodity Management Leader – Manufactured Products:

What You Will Do:

  • Provide daily leadership and management and support to commodity team members while continually developing and expanding individual and team capabilities

  • Align with regional functional stakeholders (GISC, Business Teams) to incorporate product and manufacturing strategies into commodity strategies while gaining leadership support

  • Accountable for supplier performance via supplier risk and performance scorecards, supplier watch lists, managing supplier escalations, and developing performance improvement plans aligned with Operations and Business objectives and strategies

  • Support development of sourcing processes and business practices that improve overall team efficiency

  • Lead commodity team members to collect and analyze commodity and market data, and develop and execute comprehensive commodity playbook strategies that exceed both short term and long term KPIs

  • Accountable for all commercial negotiations and supplier selections within commodities

  • Identify opportunities for consolidation of suppliers to improve the supply chain design and maximize scale and cost optimization

  • Partner with regional functional teams to ensure delivery of cost productivity, improved payment terms, and improved supplier quality and delivery

  • Responsible for management of strategic suppliers through formal Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) process to improve supplier performance metrics including quality, delivery, productivity, and innovation

  • Engage with NPD Procurement teams to support new product development (NPD) and new technology introduction (NTI), through preferred supplier and SRM programs

  • Accountable for team reporting and managing of commodity inflation, both mitigation and recovery

  • This role will report directly to the Director, Strategic Sourcing – Manufactured Products.

What You Will Need to Succeed:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain, Operations, Engineering or related field; Advanced degree preferred.

  • 8 to 12 years of increasing responsibility in the areas of Strategic Sourcing, Materials Management, Operations, Quality, or related field, including supervisory experience

  • Strong business acumen and analytical thinking, as well as strong supplier management and contract negotiation skills

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to effectively engage and influence at all levels of the organization

  • Must be a strategic thinker and have demonstrated experience driving strategies and projects

  • Experience in PCBA contract manufacturing and electronic component sourcing is preferred

  • Experience in the development and management of a global supply base is preferred

  • Ability to travel up to 30%

Allegion is a Great Place to Grow your Career if:

  • You are seeking a rewarding opportunity that allows you to truly help others.  With thousands of employees and customers around the world, there’s plenty of room to make an impact. As our values state, “this is your business, run with it” ( .

  • You value personal well-being and balance, because we do too! 

  • You’re looking for a company that will invest in your professional development.  As we grow, we want you to grow with us. 

  • You want a culture that promotes work-life balance.  Our employees enjoy generous paid time off, because at Allegion we recognize that you have a full life outside of work! 

What You’ll Get from Us:

  • Health, dental and vision insurance coverage, helping you “be safe, be healthy” (   

  • A commitment to your future with a 401K plan, offering a 6% company match and no vesting period

  • Tuition Reimbursement  

  • Employee Discounts through Perks at Work

  • Community involvement and opportunities to give back so you can “serve others, not yourself”  (

  • Opportunities to leverage your unique strengths through CliftonStrengths testing and coaching 

We Celebrate Who We Are!

Allegion is committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive workplace. Together, we embrace all differences and similarities among colleagues, as well as the differences and similarities within the relationships that we foster with customers, suppliers and the communities where we live and work. Whatever your background, experience, race, color, national origin, religion, age, gender, gender identity, disability status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law, we will make sure that you have every opportunity to impress us in your application and the opportunity to give your best at work, not because we’re required to, but because it’s the right thing to do. We are also committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If for any reason you cannot apply through our career site and require an accommodation or assistance, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team .

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