Global Procurement Manager, Freight & Logistics

Location
Glasgow
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP45000 per annum +
Posted
01 Jun 2018
Closes
01 Jul 2018
Ref
1803-58
Contact
jobsEFK
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Manager, Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Global Procurement Manager, Freight & Logistics - Multinational FMCG Brand - Glasgow- £40,000 - 45,000 + Excellent Benefits

This FTSE 100 FMCG brand is pouring investment into becoming a best-practice and multi-award winning Global Sourcing Hub, and as part of this movement the Firm is looking to hire a passionate Freight & Logistics Procurement specialist to drive not only bottom line savings but also wider commercial value from complex deals.

As Global Procurement Manager, Freight & Logistics you can enjoy the following:-

  • Using your Freight & Logistics Procurement subject matter expertise to execute seamless and integrated strategic sourcing processes
  • Complete autonomy throughout the cradle to grave procurement and deal-making process for large-scale and high value Logistics sub-categories (ocean, road, rail & air freight, transportation & warehousing)
  • Using your Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) skills to manage market leading 3PL and 4PL suppliers / vendors
  • Seeking out opportunities to drive creativity and innovation within each Logistics Sourcing project
  • Establishing and cultivating key stakeholder relationships to ensure necessary buy in and support for strategic sourcing and category management processes / projects
  • One-to-one procurement training and development from the Logistics Procurement Director, ensuring your promotion to Logistics Sourcing Lead within 1-2 years

Required procurement experience, skills & experience:-

  • Significant Logistics purchasing, procurement, strategic sourcing & category management experience
  • Excellent stakeholder influencing and relationship management skills
  • Degree, MCIPS and Prince 2 qualifications preferred but not essential

If you are a commercially savvy Logistics & Freight Procurement specialist looking to fast track your career within a globally revered FTSE 100 brand, apply now by sending your CV to Emily at JOBSEFK@bramwithconsulting.co.uk or applying through this forum.

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Key Skills: Procurement, Strategic Sourcing, Logistics, Freight, Warehousing, 3PL, 4PL, Operations, Purchasing, Negotiation, Supplier Management, SRM, EMEA, Global, Stakeholder management, Fortune 100, FTSE 100, London