Description : Position Snapshot
Nestlé in Italy, Milan headquarter
University / Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Finance or Accounting or a recognized Management / Accounting Certification / relevant professional experience
5 / 7 years demonstrated experience in road transportation sourcing within an international and large scale business environment, prior professional experience in operations or procurement in the areas of Transportation, Distribution or Freight or relevant experience from shippers / carriers is a plus
Fluent in English and Italian
Under the strategic lead and control of the Nestrade Procurement Division (NPD) category manager, the road transportation procurement partner is responsible for implementing the new group's road transportation procurement strategy defined "above the markets".
His / Her responsibilities are to deploy the procurement activities required to support and to materialize the global targets and agreements defined by the NPD team .
In the frame of his mandate, the road transporation procurement partner will use and apply the NPD processes, tools, templates and policies.
He / She will thus actively contribute to the deployment and the execution of the global road transportation sourcing roadmap as defined by NPD, enabling so the achievements of the group's expected efficiency and savings targets.
A day in the life of Road transportation procurement partner - Transportation Hub South Europe
Implement the NPD category's strategies in accordance with the guidance and instructions given by the NPD category manager
Support the NPD team to collect and to understand the markets needs and in running the tender processes and assist in the implementation of the deals agreed and closed by the NPD team
Ensure Compliance to Nestlé's Corporate Business Principles, policies, standards and Procurement Policy, Procurement Standardized Model, Nestlé Supplier Code, Best Practices, etc.
Establish relationships with stakeholders to communicate and explain the benefits of the NPD category strategy adoption
Support Service Specialist in the day by day claims or request to the carriers
Support NPD to implement their global Terms and Conditions;
Run the tactical follow up activities, including but not limited to : entering purchasing info records, running tactical spot buy activities with NPD validated preferred sources, supporting logistics Team with the daily escalations, addressing short term capacity shortfalls...)
What will make you successful
5 / 7 years demonstrated experience in road transportation sourcing within an international and large scale business environment
Highly developed analytical skills, good organization of work and attention to detail, resistance to stress / time pressure.
Curious and flexible personality with a high degree of drive / proactiveness.
Open minded attitude and advanced problem solving ability
Good communicator, both orally and written
Good interpersonal skills
Fluent in Italian and English
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Posted Date : 06 / 26 / 2020