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Logistic Buyer Europe
- offer expired 2 months ago
- contract of employment
- specialist (Mid / Regular)
- remote recruitment
Take a key role in our Indirect Procurement Team, supporting our growth agenda by leveraging supplier network in logistics, Warehouse, and Transportation.
You’ll contribute to the development and implementation of Warehouse & Transportation Procurement plans, delivering best-in-class results.
Working with us means you’ll be making an impact in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. We work as a team, celebrating success and supporting one another. Our associates work with a diverse group of like-minded people, in an innovative environment committed to doing the right thing – across the world. What you do here will get noticed.
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You’ll gain business-wide support to implement subcategory sourcing plans and delivering tangible results. Building effective relationships with Logistic Leadership and Logistic Teams, as well as country business units you’ll be driving continuous improvement plans across your subcategories.
You’ll be drive innovation programs, continuously searching for cost-saving opportunities, new technologies, new products, and new suppliers, along with measuring and benchmarking performance ensuring the most competitive cost base for Upfield.
Identifying and prioritizing opportunities to deliver total cost of ownership savings in your categories and driving the implementation of the plans to capture those opportunities is essential.
By establishing & plotting the strategic sourcing strategy for the EU logistics network, while building effective relationships with stakeholders across functions and country business units you’ll identify and prioritize opportunities to deliver total cost of ownership savings in your categories - driving the implementation of the plans to capture those opportunities is essential.
You’ll develop tender strategies and tender tool models, proactively managing supplier relationships to deliver cost & cash results along with Quality and service levels, and leveraging operational excellence by continuous improvement activities.
What’s your background?
Joining a young organization that is winning the plant-based category and still have ambition for more you have a growth mindset and track record in seizing sustainable opportunities.
After few years in procurement managing logistic subcategories, and gaining a solid track record in sourcing strategy and execution you have a good knowledge of Logistics Service Provider, Customer Solutions / Supply Chain engineering experience, Warehouse & Distribution footprint, and European Logistic setting.
Achieving goals gives you a rush, you have a strategic approach, and being analytical you know how to assess risk and be financially savvy.
With great stakeholder management skills, you enjoy being the brains behind the operations and understanding a wide range of business functions you’re capable of translating business needs into usable solutions.
You’re a self-starter with a proactive approach, and you never settle on quality while looking for solutions.
You are a proficient Excel user and you have knowledge of SAP Ariba. Fluent English is a must.
private medical care
remote work opportunities
flexible working time
retirement pension plan
saving & investment scheme
no dress code
coffee / tea
employee referral program
At Upfield our purpose is clear: we make people healthier and happier with nutritious and delicious, natural, plant-based products that are good for you, our planet; and with packaging that’s free from plastic. We’ve got iconic brands like Rama, Country Crock, Blue Band and Flora that people all over the world know and love. We’ve been a trusted category leader since 1871 and yet we feel like we’re only just getting started.
Performance, Passion and Care define who we are as a company, how we work every day, and the responsibility we feel toward our Associates, our consumers, our business partners and our world.
We have big ambitions to grow this business and we want to attract the right people – those that love what they do, thrive on responsibility and are looking for career defining opportunities.
We are a highly entrepreneurial fast-paced team running a multi-billion Euro business across 60+ countries with the mind-set of a start-up! We are agile, creative, fast-to-market and obsessed with customers and consumers.
Hit the apply button, if you want to make a difference where it matters.
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