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Category Manager Logistics & Transportation

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF 140,000 - 150,000
Date added
1 June, 2022

Job Description

My client, in the manufacturing sector, is looking for a Category Manager Logistics & Transportation to manage strategic procurement globally.


You will support strategic procurement globally for Logistics and Transportation. There are various regional models in place covering in-house, external supplier, 3PL & 4PL solutions, so we would be very keen to speak with candidates that have broad experience across the market of Transportation and Logistics services.


Category Manager Logistics & Transportation, Zurich, Switzerland


We are looking for candidates with a good foundation within strategic procurement and recent experience of strategic purchasing within the Logistics, Warehousing or Transportation categories.


It is important that you have an understanding of centralised strategic procurement and the ability to execute short, medium and long-term strategy within a high value portfolio.


Category Manager Logistics & Transportation will ideally have the ability to manage procurement across a wide geographical remit with inherent complexities.


The key quality we require is the ability to understand the full market and available solutions within Logistics and Transportation services.


We are looking for high calibre candidates with the following skillset:

  • Ideally 5+ years’ experience within Procurement – with a focus on Indirect Procurement and a minimum of 2 years’ experience in Logistics
  • Good level of PC literacy, able to organise, plan and innovate
  • Fluent English - other languages are beneficial


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