Position: Procurement Analyst Location: Tamworth Salary: CIRCA £30,000 Contract Type: Permanent (Full-Time) Closing Date for Applications: 15/03/2019
Are you a motivated, organized individual seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity in a fast-paced environment? Would you enjoy being part of a dedicated team that works together to create a relevant, memorable difference in the lives of our customers and employees? If you’re looking for change, and you’re ready to make changes … we’re looking for you.
At DHL our business is logistics, but people are our passion. With over 500,000 team members in 220 countries, we attract and retain great talent. We are one of the most innovative, most culturally diverse companies on the planet. We provide unmatched opportunities for personal and professional development. We really are a, “Best Place to Work.”
If this sounds like a team you’d like to join … keep reading.
We make promises to our customers, and we’ll make promises to you too. The key responsibilities in this role include;
- Manage all procurement tenders in conjunction with GBS Procurement; including baseline data gathering, analysis of results and creation of proposals to support customer decision making - Support negotiations to gain the most competitive rates whilst adhering to specific service requirements - Research alternative freight options and benchmark existing rates to justify current selection and or generate cost saving opportunities - Ensure carrier compliance through management of carrier contracts, rate uploads and periodic audits - Support the delivery of contractual cost down commitments
You won’t find another job like the one you’ll find with DHL Supply Chain. Now, here’s what we need from you:
- Experience in multi modal transport operations (Courier, Road, Air & Sea), freight forwarding – DGF/Express/Freight - Experience in Freight Forwarding and/or a logistics environment - Experience in LLP operations in a Supply Chain division - Transport, Procurement, Project Management experience - Statistical modelling and analysis experience - Intermediate to Advanced level of Excel
What will you get in return?
As a part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of our excellent benefits which could include; 25 days holiday, pension scheme, medical cover, childcare vouchers, retail discounts, flexible working, training, development and secondments opportunities and MANY MORE.
What you’ll need to do next?
If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.
We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.
The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.