Commodity Manager - Shared Services Job

Company Information

PACCAR is a Fortune 200 company and a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.

Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services — you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!

Requisition Summary

This position will be responsible for management and ongoing support of key programs within Travel, Expense, HR, MRO and Professional Services categories within Purchasing. As the primary resource, this role will provide internal customer support for process/policy questions, issue resolution and training. This role will also work directly with suppliers to ensure program requirements are met and negotiate commercial and operation terms.

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Provide customer and operational support for various programs used by PACCAR’s North American divisions
  • Manage operational aspects of programs including supplier commercial and contractual requirements, total cost, quality, delivery, and customer service. 
  • Identify areas of opportunity to consolidate and streamline program-related activities.
  • Develop, negotiate, and implement strategies resulting in improved supplier performance and enhanced product or service quality.
  • Investigate and implement new technologies that bring enhanced efficiencies to PACCAR operations.
  • Communicate and conduct meetings and formal presentations with suppliers and PACCAR personnel at all management levels.
  • Travel to supplier locations and PACCAR facilities to evaluate capabilities, assess processes, investigate new opportunities, improve product or service efficiencies, and resolve chronic supply or quality issues.
  • Administer long-term supply and development agreements.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Minimum two years customer service experience
  • Professional Customer Service orientation
  • Flexible, proactive team player with the ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently.
  • Self-starter with the ability to handle multiple tasks with minimal or remote supervision.
  • Proven ability to interact with PACCAR employees and suppliers at all levels
  • Experience in project management is preferred
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Proven organization, negotiation and analytical skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Exceptional PC skills including familiarity with Microsoft software.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or related field required.

Additional Job Board Information

If you would like more information about what makes PACCAR an excellent place to work, please visit the PACCAR Career Site. PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.

Full time
Bellevue, WA 98004, US