Job Type: Permanent
Category: Management Jobs
Posted: March 30, 2021
Oaklands Global is currently recruiting a Supply Chain Manager on behalf of our well-established rotary client based in Europe. This is a permanent position.
Key Skills & Experience:
- Experience as a Supply Chain, Procurement Manager, Procurement Officer or Head of Procurement
- Knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques as well as a dexterity in “reading” the market
- Experience in negotiations and networking
- Good knowledge of supplier or third party management software
- Experience in collecting and analysing data
- Strong leadership capabilities
- BSc degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration would be beneficial
- Fluent in English language
- Must have the right to live and work in the EU
Roles & Responsibilities
- Responsible for all inbound and outbound (Import/Export within/outside EU) supply chain process, incl. warehouse management and Suppliers Management system
- Devise and use fruitful sourcing strategies
- Discover profitable suppliers and initiate business and organisation partnerships
- Negotiate with external vendors to secure advantageous terms
- Approve the ordering of necessary goods and services
- Finalise purchase details of orders and deliveries
- Examine and test existing contracts
- Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
- Foresee alterations in the comparative negotiating ability of suppliers and clients
- Perform risk management for supply contracts and agreements
- Control spend and build a culture of long-term saving on procurement costs
Why work with Oaklands Global?
Oaklands Global has 50 years combined experience supporting candidates at all levels to help identify and secure their next position. At Oaklands Global we manage all applications with the upmost professionalism and confidentiality.
If the above opportunity is of interest to you, please apply today to Ben Herbe in confidence.
Whether your profile is shortlisted to the next step of the application process or not, we will keep you informed by telephone or by email.
Oaklands Global is acting as an employment agency for this position.