You have experience in developing and securing vendors that provide transportation delivery services through a variety of delivery platforms.
University degree in logistics, economics, business administration or relevant working experience in strategic sourcing.
2 - 4 years working experience in strategic sourcing environment - Final Mile, GIG Economy, e-commerce, crowd sourcing
Experience in developing business development roadmaps
Experience in contract management, negotiations, business analysis and project management.
Experience in driving business through interdependent leadership skills and problem-solving.
Good knowledge of the legislations and regulations governing the logistics fulfilment industry
Understand profit and loss and how to affect its result through personal actions
Excellent presentation skills
Proven record of consistently meeting agreed budgets and goals, and working on plans
Engaging a receiver by creating a passion for plans
Self-reliant and motivated with a proven ability to work as part of a team as well as independently
Working in a changing environment
Fluent in English both written and verbal
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING DAY TO DAY
Responsible for securing long term sourcing development and implementation for customer fulfilment capacities (Home Delivery Services) at lowest cost utilizing blended sourcing options through driving the Fulfilment Development Process in the market.
Responsible for driving the process for building market intelligence , for the development of blended sourcing options, for the development of a healthy pool of potential service partners and for long-term supplier relationship development on the market to secure short-, mid-, and long-term capacity for growth and enable IKEA to be considered as a preferred partner in the market.
Responsible for securing seamless cooperation with a customer-centric, collaborative, end-to-end and process-oriented mind-set towards both Market and Group Functions and other relevant stakeholders.
Responsible for ensuring the right information flow and effective communication throughout the organization and for the alignment with the Group Organization and other business partners and
Responsible for leading assigned transportation sourcing activities, purchase execution activities, projects and initiatives in the market and responsible for securing that the results meet the actual goals connected to the growth plan.
As an expert in strategic sourcing, responsible for sharing knowledge with colleagues and business partners to support their competence development, particularly the understanding of the principles of effective and efficient strategic sourcing on the market.
Responsible for the implementation of the Group Sourcing Process in the market including the Group Legal contract package and for the management of all assigned contracts in the market securing compliance of all contractual obligations.
Contribute to the global improvement projects and the development of global and market sourcing process, ways of working, tools and working methods.
Contribute with strategic sourcing related knowledge and insights to the design and development projects of other market functions especially for Fulfilment Development and Network.
Responsible for ensuring that the Customer Fulfilment sustainability agenda is included in all aspect of the business directly connected to and influenced by Strategic Sourcing.