Job Openings APAC Category Manager (Logistics)

About the job APAC Category Manager (Logistics)

Job Description

Your major responsibilities will involve managing your category portfolio mainly in Logistics, Transport & Warehousing as well as extensive stakeholder engagement. This is a strategic Procurement position.

Your other responsibilities include:

  • Sourcing strategy ownership within the Logistics and Transport category – 3PL (air, sea & land), Courier, Warehousing, Refurbishment & Repairs
  • Strategic sourcing and negotiation with Vendors and Suppliers
  • RFP/RFQ including negotiation of contracts and contract management
  • Managing Supplier relationship and providing long term value
  • Perform root-cause analysis and identify gaps for improvements
  • Extensive stakeholder engagement

The Successful Applicant

You should possess a degree in Engineering, Business or equivalent related studies and you must have a minimum of 5 years of experience in Procurement or Category Management. Experience in Procurement of Logistics category will be compulsory. You should also be strong with analytics as well as be sensitive to trends. Strong communication and negotiation skills with the ability to work in a fast paced and collaborative environment is essential.

What’s on Offer?

You will be in an organisation that takes pride in their excellent vision for the future. The company has a UK culture and takes pride in work-life balance. High performing employees are recognised and rewarded with competitive remuneration packages, personal development awards, annual salary reviews and short-term incentive programme. Some core benefits include health and welfare insurance subsidies.