Specifically for Logistics Category:
Maximise market situation to provide best value service cost.
- Develop a logistic procurement and contribute to supply chain strategies in line with business needs
- Ensure that logistics operations comply with EC, country and company health and safety, and environmental standards
- Manage risk in relation to the supply chain and specifically relating to risk to customer deliveries.
- Bring market knowledge and opportunities to the company
- To ensure accurate details and information held in the logistics interface (or other such system as defined by Imerys)
- To support & interface and work in collaboration with the European Category Managers and Purchasing Teams.
- To provide timely information to the Imerys Sales teams on potential route costings to enable them to price customer business appropriately.
For All sourcing activities (as agreed)
- Total cost reduction (typically between -5 & -10% per year, depending upon category.)
- Contract Management and performance improvement for key contracts/suppliers
- Risk management
- Identification of alternative suppliers
- Negotiate with suppliers
- To actively promote and interface with plant managers and local site buyers to promote the procurement function and best purchasing practise.
- To measure and improve service quality, seeking continuous improvement/efficiencies.
- Maintain professional relationships with suppliers/customers/ colleagues when e.g. negotiating and challenging requirements of the business.
- Operates to the purchasing guidelines including Company’s commitment to environment, health, safety, quality, ethics and sustainable development
- Contribute to the process and provide information for the annual budget and quarterly reviews
- To ensure continuity of operations during absence
- Monitor and analyse the purchases under the roles influence
- Provide market trend data for categories being managed
Applicants must email email@example.com and complete and return the application form they will receive from the automated email as per the instructions.
Interviews will take place week commencing 24th July.
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