Logistics Procurement Manager - Reading/London

Bramwith Consulting
London (South)
£42000 - £52000 per annum + Competitive Package
06 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Logistics Procurement Manager - FTSE 100 3PL Firm - Reading/Central London - £42,000 - £52,000 Competitive Package Leading multinational 3PL business headquartered in Central London and Reading has the urgent requirement for a strong Procurement Manager to cover their critical Logistics Procurement across 3rd Party Logistics, Air, Fleet and Sea. The successful procurement candidate will be responsible for over £70Million worth of spend, strategically sourcing across the full procurement process to deliver outstanding cost savings. Working with Senior Managers in the Procurement Function, this role offers incredible career opportunities to experience different categories as well as increase spends and responsibility. Supplier management is critical to ensure on time and efficient delivery to the needs of the business The successful applicant must have: Experience of managing key supplier relationships within Logistics and 3PL. Managed end to end tender process; set purchase strategies, selected suppliers, conducted negotiations and recommended legally binding contracts Experience of procurement in a best practice environment, preferably in a global business Outstanding communication skills; able to negotiate effectively with suppliers whilst engaging and influencing senior internal stakeholders Degree qualified (or equivalent), CIPS preferred This is an exciting, and rare opportunity to work within a leading company that will see you help to grow and manage a vital area for procurement. Interacting daily with Senior Managers, this role will see the successful applicant develop into a Category Manager role within 12 - 18 months. To apply for this position and for more information please contact Jane at with a copy of your CV Keywords: Procurement Manager, Indirect, Logistics Procurement, 3PL, 3PL Procurement, Logistics Procurement Manager, Category Manager, Senior Buyer, London, Central London, FTSE 100, Reading, West London This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66811287