Senior Sourcing Manager, Logistics

Location
Greater London
Salary
GBP70000 - GBP75000 per annum + comprehensive package
Posted
25 Jul 2019
Closes
24 Aug 2019
Ref
BBBH6784
Contact
Sagar Bhardwaj
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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

For more information, please apply directly through this website or e-mail through an up-to-date copy of your CV to: jobssb@bramwithconsulting.com

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