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Logistics Procurement Manager

Location Job type Salary
Date added
13 May, 2019

Job Description

Our client, a large FMCG business is seeking a Logistics Procurement Manager following sustained growth in their Barcelona Centre of Excellence. The business is providing the suitable candidate with career succession planning and great company benefits such as an excellent salary package and employee engagement initiatives. The successful candidate will have the ability to carve their career within the business. From day one you will be exposed to board level executives and you will be influencing key stakeholders and suppliers globally.


Logistics Procurement Manager, Barcelona, Spain


As the Logistics Procurement Manager you will be involved with both global and regional sourcing activities. You'll be liaising with logistics suppliers, analysing vendors, negotiating contracts and managing suppliers. You are part of a team that is collectively responsible for a spend level of around €85 million. You'll be dealing with multiple products, sites and internal customers. The role will involve global projects with the team, continually applying lean methodology to further the company's strategic strengths in category management.


The Logistics Procurement Manager will be based in Barcelona and will require key responsibilities including:

  • Leading strategic supplier direction, qualifications and capabilities to both extend and expand supply base
  • Understanding the categories, analysing the market, preparing sourcing strategies, using RFP process, negotiating, implementing, and tracking results
  • Providing forward looking guidance on trends, threats, and opportunities throughout the complete value/supply chain


You will have:

  • Degree or above
  • Minimum 3+ years logistic purchasing experience
  • Ability to identify, understand and give priority to satisfy the needs of internal and external customers
  • Working knowledge of SAP and strong analytical skills
  • Fluent English
  • Willing to travel c. 20%


If you are interested in applying for this Logistics Procurement Manager role please register your interest using the link above, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call John Byrne in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.