10 yrs required
Seattle, WA, United States
Sep 27, 2020
Senior Global Procurement Manager
The candidate will manage procurement contracts for inbound and export parcel business for Global Mile. Manage contract renewals, amendments, Master Transportation Agreements, and Work Orders for suppliers across the globe. Provide leadership with visibility and key terms of all global vendor contracts. Achieve cost savings through projects including bidding and commercial negotiations. Build relationships with project stakeholders including legal, tax, risk management and various business stakeholders that enable the procurement organization to provide global support including facilitation, project tracking, risk escalation and best practice sharing for all global contracts. Develop and implement unified tools and information systems to support project planning, execution, reporting and decision-making of Global Mile inbound air, 3PL and export parcel contracts. Develop mechanisms and metrics to track supplier performance related to forecasting, delivery, quality, and cost. Support the creation of supplier scorecards to measure and track supplier performance. Facilitate business reviews to discuss best practices and issues and to ultimately improve supplier performance and strengthen business partnerships across the world. Must have Bachelor’s Degree. Should have 5+ years Logistics, Transportation, or Supply Chain management experience. Must have 5+ years’ experience in a procurement organization performing vendor management, contract management, or bidding. Must be proficient data analysis skills (Excel, SQL). Should have experience working with fast-paced teams in an ambiguous environment with pressing near-term goals. Excellent written and verbal communication skills including to both product and executive level leadership required. MBA/MS/JD or Equivalent business or supply chain-related discipline desired. Should preferably have 10+ years in the global logistics industry with experience with cross-functional teams in a global environment. Should preferably have 10+ years in contract management or direct procurement experience. Should preferably have 5+ years of advanced Microsoft Excel skills or analytical skills. Track record of delivering sustainable and consistent cost saving projects preferred. Supervisory or management experience desired.
Job ID: 1287291