Are you a motivated, organized person seeking an exciting and rewarding opening in a fast-paced environment? Would you enjoy being part of a committed team that works together to create a relevant, important 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.
As the Procurement & Carrier Manager you will work closely with the Customers' Operations and GBS to secure the most suitable, cost effective method of operations and service provider for each country, region, lane and mode of transport. You will need to develop a sourcing strategy for the customer, deploying strategy by the most effective sourcing processes. You will run different sourcing activities in line with the account strategy. This will include negotiations with service providers to gain the most competitive rates whilst adhering to specific service requirements of the customer's operations.
Furthermore, you will research alternative freight options and benchmark existing rates to justify current selection and to generate cost saving opportunities. You will also need to develop the carrier base, by selecting appropriate and complaint carriers, build long term partnerships via effective carrier management. In line with this you will need to measure carrier performance levels against agreed targets, taking appropriate proactive action where necessary.
The key responsibilities in this role include:
You won't find another job like the one you'll find with DHL Supply Chain.
Now, here's what we need from you:
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.