GLOBAL SHIPPING PROCUREMENT MANAGER
A premium global supplier of a broad range of transport & logistics services.
Reports to: Group Procurement Manager – Logistics General Manager - Global Logistics
Oceania freight manager (Current role)
US freight manager (Future role)
European freight manager (Future role)
Asian freight manager (Future role)
Lead global sea freight procurement to develop the sourcing strategies and supplier relationships that will enable our client to realise its growth aspirations.
Working with global, regional and country stakeholders you will develop ocean products and senior supplier relationships that will enable the company to execute ocean strategies, grow market share and maximise profit.
This role is responsible for global ocean freight procurement strategy development encompassing ~200,000+ TEU and ~$75M annual freight spend.
The role is responsible for developing a global network that delivers differentiation through:-
- Unit cost
- Multi-tier engagement
Key focus areas include global procurement of ocean freight & capacity, trade lane
and ocean product development, spot pricing, solutions enabling business development, supplier relationship management and competitive tender responses as well as lowest cost solutions for the our client’s group of companies.
(Ocean products includes FCL, LCL & ocean-related transportation services) (Global includes Oceania, Asia, Middle East, Europe, USA, Africa)
The following will outline the day-to-day functions and the team leadership responsibilities