Job ID: R0023350
Date Posted: Sep 28, 2023
Segment: Green Energy & Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Energy
Company Name: HITACHI ENERGY SERVICES SP. Z O.O.
Profession (Job Category): Customer Service & Contact Center Operations
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
The Trade, Transport & Logistics (TT&L) sourcing team is part of the central functions of TT&L in Hitachi Energy. Organized in regions the team is managing all sourcing activities in this area.
Hitachi Energy is seeking an experienced Transport and Logistics Regional Sourcing Specialist – Europe.
This role is responsible for executing the regional Logistics Sourcing strategy
in line with Company and Supply Chain Management (SCM) Practice.
Ensure availability of the needed sourcing agreements and rates for
the respective Region for general cargo and especially overland trucking.
Implement and execute the regional TT&L strategy for Sourcing and Supply Base Management.
Monitor performance with global KPIs and drive corrective actions where needed.
Manage and develop strategies, implement targets and standards/processes for the business in order to improve cost
and maximize spend value.
Drive implementation of sourcing processes for General Cargo continuously benchmark the performance.
Drive special projects in the region in accordance with global TT&L Strategy.
Support on escalations for Sourcing issues to business during
execution phase of the transports.
Bachelor’s degree in supply chain, Logistics Management
or equivalent knowledge or experience.
More than 5 years of experience in sourcing of overland Transport and Logistics
More then 2 years experience in sourcing of Overland Freight
Experience in air and ocean sourcing is a plus
Fluent in English, other languages are a plus
Experienced in management of sourcing of general cargo
for overland in the respective regions
Knowledge of transport methods, costs, and benefits.
Knowledge of transportation rules and regulations
Experience in remote & cross-cultural team management
Advanced desktop computer skills including PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel and Outlook required
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
Drive to find solutions to complex logistics problems
Capable of managing and prioritizing multiple time-sensitive tasks in a dynamic environment.
Ability to work independently with a sense of urgency
Strong team player
Strong written and verbal communications skills required to manage a multitude of internal and external customers and partners