As a Procurement Category Manager you will develop and execute the NA logistics Procurement Strategy ($120 Mill spend) along with Global Inbound Logistics strategy across Cimpress.
- Support and motivate regional logistics teams to cooperate with and across all Cimpress BU’s to identify and execute logistics initiatives - Understand, Support & Execute the Cimpress Strategy and Objectives - Deliver continuous improvement & innovation of logistics spend across NA BUs - Secure best in class customer delivery experience availability across NA BU
Relationship management: - Develop senior supplier relations to provide market innovation to support the NA logistics objectives - Develop the required business relations and trust across Cimpress NA and peers in other regions
Commercial responsibility: - Responsible the NA logistics will achieve its commercial KPIs and TCO targets as required in the BU’s budgets - Own the relationship with Freight Forwarders and Logistics Service Providers in NA in close coordination with its Cimpress business partners - Identify opportunities, add value and improve the TCO at all regional Cimpress Bus
Innovation & continuous improvement: - Identify new sourcing opportunities with current and potential suppliers, working proactively with global and local procurement, the BU’s management and functions - Develop relationships with freight forwarders, 3PLs and other companies in the logistics and e-commerce market, identifying opportunities - Identify new logistics services and innovations for the Cimpress group – NA - Create and systematically document market intelligence for logistics, supporting the BU logistics teams on demand with best in class reporting to monitor and manage performance, costs and service levels
Service Fulfillment: - Support in scope Cimpress plants “internal customers” for all their contractual, financial or market requirements relative to logistics - Actively manage Suppliers, including regular performance ratings, strategic evaluations/segmentation, and developing plans for key supplier’s development - Collect data, analyze and provide meaningful information, both internal and from the logistics industry and products in the region - Provide multiple sourcing options to guarantee business continuity and minimize risk - Manage NDA’s and Supplier agreements with support from the Legal Team - Support in trouble shooting and de-escalation