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  • Posted: Sep 20, 2021
    Deadline: Sep 26, 2021
  • APM Terminals is an international container terminal operating company headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands. It is one of the world's largest port and terminal operators as well as providing cargo support and container Inland Services, and is the largest port and terminal operating company in terms of overall geographic scope operating a Global Terminal N...
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    Regional Category Manager

    Ref No.: AT-287802

    Key Responsibilities

    • Execution of category strategies that are aligned to Global Category strategies. Execution will include regional sourcing strategy execution, supplier negotiations, sourcing events and contract implementation.
    • Manage regional supplier relationships, execute joint collaborative Innovative initiatives, and monitor supplier contract negotiations.
    • Primary owner of the relationship with regional and local terminal stakeholders
    • Collaborate on strategies with Global Category Manager. Bring in Business and Regional Insights into Strategy. Work closely with fellow regional Category Managers.
    • Responsible for creating transparency to leverage our volumes across APMT, secure efficient demand management, share best practices and ensure minimum compliance standards.
    • Develop and manage internal and external partnerships by demonstrating strong leadership, project management, analytical, and communication skills.
    • Collect voice of customers in the regions and identify opportunities for regional cross-leverage in close alignment with global Asset Category Management and Technical team .
    • Support Supply Chain Procurement initiatives.
    • Regional supplier development .
    • Regional system and data integrity

    We are looking for:

    • 5 years’ or more experience in procurement.
    • Strategic mindset, holistic picture, proactiveness and willingness to challenge status quo.
    • Ability to work with ambiguity and navigate through regional cross-functional and cross-geographical complexities, with strong result orientation.
    • You are a highly result-driven and solution-focused individual with the ability to manage a variety of tasks.
    • Ability to balance both short- and long-term orientation for the business.
    • Good knowledge of regional business challenges and supplier landscape.
    • Basic knowledge of terminal asset and operations.
    • High-level understanding of Life Cycle Management categories and challenges.
    • Strong project management skills.
    • Solid analytical and presentation skills.
    • Supply-chain and ERP system know-how.
    • Good legal and contracting knowledge.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to APM Terminals on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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