Samskip is looking for a professional who can realise cost savings through procurement and operational excellence whilst maintaining our high service levels and vendor relationships. Are you the procurement expert we are looking for?
Managing our central procurement: the job
As a Procurement Director, you will be responsible for establishing procurement categories and dealing with these categories. Your challenge? Developing and executing a procurement strategy, including a ‘make versus buy’ consideration for several categories and developing relevant KPI’s. You will focus on central procurement, so your scope will cover haulage and barge capacity, terminal and depot services, rail capacity, chartered vessels, bunkers, pay-as-use slots on vessel, equipment investment, leases and rentals (containers, trailers, chassis).
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Impact our business: our ideal Samskip employee
At Samskip, a job is never just a job. It is a journey that allows you to develop your ideas and contribute to our success. We would like you to demonstrate visible leadership within and beyond your team: leading the procurement team and directing others, using your excellent communication and negotiation skills. You are focused on costs and can deal with problems efficiently.
The Procurement Director we are looking for:
What we offer you
Samskip offers you career opportunities and the chance to develop your skills in an ambitious, dynamic and professional organisation. Each individual contributes to the overall success of Samskip and we encourage personal responsibility, commitment and collaboration for the benefit of our company, employees and our customers.
“We don’t just move containers, we move careers forward too.”
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Are you ready to become our newest team member?
Immerse yourself into the culture of Samskip by clicking on the “Apply” button, and apply immediately! We look forward meeting you.
Samskip is a global logistics company, offering transport and related services by land, sea, rail and air. We focus in particular on cost-efficient, sustainable and environmentally friendly transport. With an annual turnover of more than 632 million Euros, Samskip is one of the largest transport companies in Europe, with offices in 24 countries in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Australia, employing around 1520 employees in total.