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Logistics Procurement Manager

Location: 

Corby, ENG, GB, NN17 9FH Munich, DE, 81829 Warsaw, MZ, PL, 02-672 Warsaw, MZ, PL, 02-785 London, ENG, GB, N1C 4AG Frankfurt, Hesse, DE, 60327 Beauvais, 60, FR, 60031

Brand:  RS Group
Function:  Procurement
Work Location:  Hybrid

As a dynamic and rapidly changing organisation, we are growing fast and implementing some key programmes that will accelerate the delivery of our strategy, The RS Way, and take us beyond current aspirations, propelling us into an amazing future.

 

We have a fantastic opportunity to join us a Commercial Procurement Manager (Logistics & Supply Chain), you will proactively support our Supply Chain Logistics and Transport teams Globally. You will provide advice and deliver effective procurement processes to drive improvements across all modes including air, sea, road, and rail.

 

Our ambition is to provide a world class Commercial Service to the Group. Led by a driven, passionate, and highly effective team.

 

What you will do

  • Review and apply best in class category management tools & techniques, strategic sourcing, and supplier management.
  • Identify and deliver competitive tendering, negotiation, and market engagement.
  • Continuously review processes within the business to ensure effective controls are in place, particularly in relation to the adoption of global frameworks.
  • Drive strategic change initiatives in complex, multi-stakeholder environments. Demonstrating Commercial excellence and insight to influence key stakeholders.
  • Work with senior stakeholders to identify and optimise existing contracts in line with Group procurement strategy, compliance, and control.

 

What we’re looking for

  • Experience working in a senior Logistics procurement role, with experience of procuring and negotiating contracts.
  • Experience of working globally across Logistics and Supply Chain operations, particularly in parcel-based businesses.
  • Strong commercial acumen, demonstrated through reviewing contracts and negotiating agreements end to end.
  • High energy, entrepreneurial and passionate about driving and sustaining Commercial value
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to establish and maintain strong relationships with internal customers and 3rd party suppliers to exceed business objectives.

 

We are RS Group.

RS Group is a global integrated omni-channel solutions partner for industrial B2B customers who design, build, and maintain industrial equipment and operations.  We are a FTSE 100 company with £2 billion in revenue, operating in 32 countries, shipping 60,000 parcels a day to over 1.2 million customers worldwide.

 

Our Vision is to be first choice for all our stakeholders, and we know that starts with our people. At RS we want everyone to show up to work as themselves and know that they will be supported and encouraged to develop and grow. We want work to be a place that excites and empowers, a place where you can be passionate and challenge people to think differently. 

 

We want to hire the best talent, people who share our values and understand that when we act with respect and humility, we can do great things.  That’s why we’ve put our purpose at the heart of our organisation, we want to make amazing happen for a better world. We empower our people to make a difference, innovate to make more possible and deliver to make it happen.

 

Don’t meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that some people are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single requirement. At RS Group we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic culture, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with everything in the job description, we encourage you to apply. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

 

Are you ready to explore the possibilities?

 

 

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