Logistics Sourcing Manager

Competitive
Permanent
Cork
03 Jan 2020
BBBH749655

This Sourcing Manager is responsible for the Logistics Category within the Supply Chain Sourcing team.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 7 years' experience leading sourcing projects on all transportation modes, driving supplier identification, negotiating and contracting according to business requirements. He or she will be a value-added partner to the business, ensuring complete alignment between business goals and stakeholders.

You will be joining a team of people who are passionate about products, making an impact and having fun doing it.

The company have a global reach but are small and flexible enough for every employee to take initiative and make things happen.

  • Develop and execute Freight Sourcing strategies and be accountable for the outcome. Propose alternatives meeting Supply Chain cost and performance objectives.
  • Monitor market trends, provide and maintains synthesis of market dynamics.
  • Determine freight bid strategy, milestones and schedules.
  • Prepare, lead and conclude freight bids with cross-functional stakeholders and suppliers.
  • Provide data-driven analysis of freight sourcing bids with the support of data analytics team.
  • Negotiate terms and conditions for various transportation modes and projects in collaboration with Legal and Supply Chain organization.
  • Acts as an advisor on the Freight industry, challenge and support Supply Chain objectives.
  • Build and maintain ongoing supplier relationships at various levels. Prepare and lead suppliers' business reviews.
  • Drive supplier performance and feedback loop with all stakeholders.
  • Support Supply Chain initiatives on freight-related projects.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.

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