Global Shipping Procurement / Logistics Project Lead

London | Ref: BBBH30662

£60000.00 - £70000 per annum + Flexible Working

Interim - Global Shipping Procurement / Logistics Project Lead
London - Remote Working

12 Month Fixed term Contract

Role Profile

Our client is a global FMCG business with offices in Central London, looking to appoint a experienced interim lead to execute the annual ocean freight tender

Building from the first global tender and supporting project completed in 2020, this set of tools will document and embed the approach and capabilities required to meet customer needs and reduce cost in global shipping.

Our client ships 10,000 TEU of product annually from multiple locations across S America, Africa, Asia , USA and Europe.

Skills & Experience

Experienced in Logistics procurement/tendering and contract management within a global organisation

Experienced in contracting distribution networks - contracting and managing logistics suppliers, both warehousing and transport

Ability to manage multiple relationships with suppliers (centrally and locally)

Knowledge and experience in container shipping IT systems

Data analysis, particularly in using Excel (no data analyst resource support available)

Proven networking, influencing and stakeholder management skills

Strong collaboration and influencing skills across geographies and cultures

Demonstrated experience in delivering change through to successful operation

Effective communication and presentation skills, both written and verbal, to various organisational levels and functions

Client information

Our client is a global business with an impressive history. They are going through an exciting period of growth, change and transformation and this role represents an excellent opportunity for a driven individual to make an impact.


c £60,000 - £70,000 + Flexible Working

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