Place: South of France - France
Publication Date: 17/11/2017
Ref: PC007817

Job Details

For one of our clients, a freight forwarding company. We are seeking to recruit a Freight Purchasing Manager – Sea Freight to be based in South of France.

Mission:

  • Responsible for all purchases sea freight
  • Negotiate the cost of freight
  • Develop and maintain client relations
  • Reporting for the Sea Freight department is carried out in accordance with requirements.
  • Manage clients and coordinate with team in operations
  • Source and liaise with suppliers, service providers and carriers

Profile:

  • Minimum 5 years in a similar positions
  • Clear understanding of logistics terms and concepts
  • Great leadership and people management skills
  • Excellent organizational, communication and negotiation skills
  • Good presentation skills and customer focused
  • Fluent in French and English and any other language is an asset