Posted: Saturday, June 10, 2017 2:47 PM
Job Function: Ocean Freight
Contract Type: Regular Employment
Job Level: Professional
Sub:department: Ocean Department
Office Location: Secaucus, NJ
Travel Required: 10
Start Date: To Be Dtermined
The Panalpina Group is one of the worlds leading providers of supply chain solutions, combining its core
products of Air Freight, Ocean Freight, and Logistics to deliver globally integrated, tailor:made
end:to:end solutions. The Panalpina Group operates a global network with some 500 offices in more
than 70 countries, and employs around 16,000 people worldwide.
We are looking to hire a Pricing and Procurement Manager to
assist, support and represent the Country / District / Business Unit Head of Ocean Freight complimentary to the National Trade Lane Management with Pricing and Procurement activities to optimize profitability in the profit centers.
* Establish and maintain a working relationship with service providers to ensure best possible pricing opportunities, optimized profits due to permanent review and negotiations, maximizing business / trade lane growth, aligned with company policies.
* Support local sales teams as well as tender management with pricing related to the respected area of responsibility.
* Ensure cargo steering and allocation management in alignment with respective trade lane management and functions.
* Provide appropriate post mortem and market feedback to local organization and respective trade lane management and functions.
* Ensure conditions are reflected in the relevant systems landscape and processes are established and adhered to, enabling full visibility to the organization.
* Permanently review buying conditions in order to drive negotiations and change in accordance with company policies and optimized profitability with respective service providers.
Decision Making Authoritiy:
* In line with the scope of tasks and in alignment with the Country / District / BU Head of Ocean Freight.
Co:sign Service Provider service contract amendments
English; second language referred.
SKills and Requirements:
* Good relationship, negotiation and communication skills (suppliers, internal stakeholders)
* Good organizational skills
* Analytical and conceptual skills
* Strong computer skills
• Location: Central Jersey, secaucus
• Post ID: 36033498 newjersey