Control profits of all bookings/shipments to meet the target.
Lead and manage purchasing operations, policies, and procedures.
Maintain procurement records and keep them current according to state standards, review contracts and maintain an efficient central file system for contracts and renewals to assure contract compliance.
Develop risk management procedures to mitigate losses in the event of product shortages. Monitor and update relevant departments regarding price fluctuations of goods and vendor pricing.
Evaluate spending operations while seeking ways to improve and enhance the quality of products purchased, the timeliness of deliveries, and inventory management optimization.
Measure and report key purchasing and inventory metrics.
Provide periodic reporting for management on purchasing, controls, and processes.
Adhoc tasks and report as requested.
Bachelor’s degree in finance or related field.
Knowledge of contract law, principles of negotiations, procurement techniques, research and market analysis techniques, contract development and administration.
Proven working experience in a Procurement field for at least 3 years (Container & Trucking).
Financial management skills and understanding of pricing strategies.
Good management skills, market researching tactics, negotiation skills, communication skills, and marketing capabilities.
Experience in a management/leadership capacity/ negotiation with truckers.
High attention to accuracy and details.
Specials: The following experience from the below B2B, Logistics, and Trucking industries will be considered special.