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Category Manager - Logistics

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: EC - Logistics
  • Sector: Logistics, Supply Chain, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 27/04/2018

An international group of 18,500 employees offering a global supply-chain service that combines all logistics operations from upstream to final distribution. With more than 5,000,000 m2 on 275 sites around the world, this company has acquired know-how in all major business sectors: large-scale general and specialized distribution, industry, automotive, refrigeration, DIY and decoration, food, health, textile and E-Commerce.


Under the Purchasing Manager direction, you will be in charge of a strategic part of the purchase of road logistics services with the following missions:

-Evaluate, report and challenge the carriers performance thanks to the KPI’s

-Develop and sustain a good relationship with your portfolio of suppliers

-Find and implement new carriers

-identify and participate to productivity projects

-Prepare the annual transport tender and lead the negotiations

-Track transport market indicators, Construct and implement the purchasing strategy related to customers.

Required profile:

You have a significant professional experience in the Purchasing and / or Supply Chain sector.

Ability to analyze, good relationship, negotiation practice, creativity are your main assets. As your manager will be in another office: It will be necessary to demonstrate autonomy and proactivity.

Languages: Fluent English is mandatory

This position is based in London, UK within a local team of 4 people. Frequent trips (2/3 days per month) are expected at the headquarters based in France or/an in our customer offices and factories.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this opportunity, or any other potential roles that may be available to you, apply below for a confidential discussion, or contact me directly on: +44 203 6678 358 

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