Job Description

  • Job Reference:962026CR2_1580895577

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Job Industry: Transport

  • Contact Name: Christian Rowles

  • Job Location: London

  • Job Title: Procurement Manager - Logistics

  • Job Salary: £40000 - £48000 Per Annum

Posted On: 5th February 2020

A truly house hold brand that is nationally known with heaps of history and a FTSE 100 constituent, has a brand new Procurement Manager – Logistics to support the existing team across all aspects of their logistics spend.

This role requires someone who has previous experience in working in the logistics category for a multi-site company, working at a forward thinking and strategic level to optimise the costs and efficiency for all logistics spend. The exposure of sub-categories will include the entire spectrum of logistics including 3PL, 4PL, Haulage, Warehousing, Air, Land & Sea Freight.

Role and responsibilities:

* Report directly into, and support the Head of Category – Logistics
* Define and implement procurement strategies across the category
* Continuously look to develop and improve the logistics contracts or supplier base
* Lead and deliver large scale tenders, negotiating high level spends
* Partner with key stakeholders locally and at global sites
* Being a SME in logistics, advising new opportunities to the relevant stakeholders

Experience and requirements:

* Proven experience in the logistics category
* Proven achievements in delivery improvement or cost savings
* Worked in a large, blue chip company that has multisite size across a number of regions
* Used to managing and engaging with senior-leadership to advise on new strategies
* Recent strategic procurement experience looking after large scale spends
* MCIPS and Degree educated is preferable but not essential


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