Senior Sourcing Manager, Logistics

Greater London
GBP70000 - GBP75000 per annum + comprehensive package
25 Jul 2019
24 Aug 2019
Sagar Bhardwaj
Specialist Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Joining an organisation famed for their entrepreneurial working style and people-driven approach, this role offers this individual an opportunity to set up the global sourcing processes and strategy for the newly designed 4PL logistics function. Entering the business during a period of expansion, the successful individual will have extensive opportunities for future development - both in procurement, as well as other commercial areas, capitalising on a rare opportunity to join an organisation with an unrivalled rate of staff retention and professional development.

Senior Sourcing Manager, Logistics Role Profile:-

  • Partnering with global stakeholders to determine the strategy for the sourcing of a pan-European logistics control tower solution - covering all product lines and manufacturing
  • Creating long-standing, harmonious stakeholder relationships - seeking to understand business challenges/requirements to shape category strategies
  • Conducting deep analysis into category & supplier performance - identifying innovative trends before partnering with the organisation to implement new methods of working
  • Not only is this role specialising in cross border sourcing; it will also include creating a sourcing strategy to effectively manage all outbound sea freight from Europe

Senior Sourcing Manager, Logistics requirements:-

  • In-depth knowledge of the sourcing and procurement of the logistics category
  • A strong understanding of the logistics functions, namely sea freight, 4PL and control tower function.
  • Strong communication skills with an ability to engage and influence stakeholders to understand requirements and drive new ideas
  • Ambition to develop with a blue-chip organisation, eager to assume responsibility and progress in a global team

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