SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
Identify potential new carriers with Line Haul, Network & parcel capabilities, bring them to the table and work on RFP’s with the sales team.
Supporting our RFQ’s that are coming in by reviewing the freight side of our business, proposing the best solution to meet the customer’s needs and at the same time adding value for money for the potential customer.
Maintain thorough knowledge of categories assigned, functions as an expert for internal customers
Support and enable loal and regional strategies for specific categories where applicable, participate and lead cross functional teams as appropriate to bring continuous improvements projects.
Support annual cost reduction strategies, including but not limited to: negotiate pricing ensuring the lowest price up-front, source new business vendors per the regional category strategy, identify potential category and/or supplier opportunity areas (e.g. standardization, supplier consolidation, etc.), communicate potential opportunities internally and initiate activities to assemble appropriate resources to pursue opportunity areas.
Train and continue to support Plant Lead Requisitioners on all purchasing processes and procedures.
Train and support Plant Lead Requisitioners on SAP with regards to all required transactions and reporting duties.
Perform purchasing audits at plants to ensure Plant Lead Requisitioners are following all processes and procedures.
Support Special Assignments requested by Operations.
Preferably degree in freight qualified with 3+ years’ experience in freight Procurement.
Exceptional interpersonal communication skills including good listening skills, follow- through and organizational skills. Fluency in Polish language and English is required.
Ability to perform in a high-pressure environment. Managing multiple deadlines and meeting operational needs, through effective time-management and prioritization.
Ability to work well in cross-functional teams that include internal customers and external vendors and suppliers.
Ability to develop relationships quickly and make sound sourcing decisions.
Knowledge of program and project management and experience in automotive or technology industries is desirable.
Excellent Excel experience and preferably experience with working with BI tools.
Experience/exposure to SAP is required.
Konsultant ds. rekrutacji