Transport & Logistic Services Purchaser (m/w) – Position located in Mörfelden, near Frankfurt am Main

GEFCO Deutschland GmbH

GEFCO Deutschland GmbH -- Transport & Logistic Services Purchaser (m/w) - Position located in Mörfelden, near Frankfurt am Main A global player from supply to distribution, at both local and international level, GEFCO provides global and integrated management and optimization of the logistical chain for its industrial customers. The Group combines high quality and efficiency with responsible management of its logistics activities, GEFCO drives its business by complying the cutting edge requirements regarding sustainable development. Our success lies on our people and having strong, motivated and skilled teams. With nearly 12 000 across the world, our employees are our best asset and the key factor of our promising future. GEFCO is currently recruiting a: Transport and Logistic Services Purchaser (m/f) - Position located in Mörfelden, near Frankfurt am Main Roles and Essential Activities: Implement given purchasing strategy in line with GEFCO Group guidelines and requirements Working per standards and procedures for purchasing Develop, create and analyze KPIs Identify optimization potential, conduct and report optimization measures to increase competitiveness Administrate tasks, e.g. update and usage of tools, e.g. CMS (Carrier Management Systems), project management etc. Creation / update of any documentation that is linked to a tender Launch / conduct tenders, qualify and audit suppliers Negotiate with key suppliers of all departments Draft and conclude contracts with suppliers Liaise strategy with central procurement team in France and other countries in case of global purchasing projects Risk management Market observation and derivation of recommendation Potentially any other purchasing task linked to procurement of logistic services for an internal cluster Qualifikations and Skills: University degree (Master, Bachelor) with relevance to position Market and sector know-how Minimum of 3 years of experience in purchasing of transportation services Ability to build solid relationships on different (internal / external) levels based on trust, credibility and fulfillment of obligations Analytical capabilities and numerical reasoning Operational knowledge within truck transportation (OVL) Truck transportation market knowledge (OVL) Considerable negotiation skills Ability to build solid argumentation lines Resistance to stress, team-minded, proactive, entrepreneurial thinking Travel readiness mainly within Germany German and English - business fluent, French desirable Basic knowledge of databases, good knowledge of MS Word, Outlook, MS PowerPoint Very good knowledge of MS Excel (V-lookup, creation of KPIs etc.) If you fulfill the above criteria and are interested in this procurement opportunity, please send your CV to [email protected]   GEFCO Deutschland GmbH Petra Salzmann Kurhessenstr. 13 64546 Mörfelden-Walldorf Additional information about GEFCO can be obtained by visiting our website at
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