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Director of Global Ocean Logistics Sourcing

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Pittsburgh
  • Salary: $160000 - $180000 per annum
  • Job reference: Director of Sourcing
  • Sector: Logistics, Procurement, Procurement Processes, Supply Chain, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 27/07/2017
Director of Global Ocean Logistics Sourcing required for a leading Metals Company 
·         Director | Sourcing 
·         Pittsburgh | Pennsylvania
·         $160,000 - 190,000  & excellent bonus & excellent benefits
My client, a Global Metals and Industrial Corporation is looking for a motivated and skilled candidate to join the Logistics and Transportation Procurement team. 

This position sits within a newly created team and will be instrumental in building out the Maritime logistics, freight, and shipping category on a global scale. 

The Director of Global Ocean Logistics Sourcing will have the following responsibilities:
·         Manage + 500 MM in Global spend 
·         Monitor and oversee supplier performance
·         Outline and drive strategy for the Ocean/Maritime Transportation and Logistics Category. 
·         Work cross functionally with supply chain, manufacturing, and operations 
·         Collaborate with the team on material purchases

The ideal candidate will have the following skill set:
·         8-10+ years of experience in Purchasing
·         Previous experience with Ocean or Maritime Operations 
·         Manufacturing experience is highly sought after
·         Minimum of a Bachelors Degree
·         Excellent communication skills
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