Job Details

Location:

Tamworth

Salary:

Competitive

Type:

Permanent

Job Details

The Executive Network Group’s Logistics & Transport division has a fantastic opportunity to join our client on a full-time permanent basis in Tamworth as an Procurement Carrier Manager.
Salary: Competitive
Location: Tamworth/Flexible Remote Working
Overview of the role
• Build a strong working relationship with transportation service providers to support the success of the supply chain. Understand their business strengths, weaknesses, capabilities and future opportunities
• Ensure that our client demonstrates innovation and generates opportunities to reduce the cost base with no adverse effect on service
• Maintain a database of all current and historical rates in line with the carrier onboarding process to support an automated bill audit and payment solution
• Work closely with Procurement team when running RFQs and transport buying activities, ensuring agreed deliverables are met - including any specific customer requirements
• Monitor and report carrier service levels and where necessary take appropriate action to improve their performance
• Support the delivery of PCM implementation on time and within budget
Essential Experience
• Experience in multi modal transport operations (Courier, Road, Air & Sea), freight forwarding / Express / Freight
• Experience in LLP operations
• Transport / Procurement / Supplier Management
• Supervisory or Management experience in Freight Forwarding and or a logistics environment experience
• Excellent with excel, and pivot tables
• Able to work on your own
• Will act as a middle person between Customers and already agreed supplier and a strong negotiator
• Strive for continuous improvement
• Agile thinker

Andrew Swann

Ref: 268230099