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Strategic Sourcing & SRM manager

Zug, Switzerland
Strategic Sourcing/Logistics

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905761797W

Johnson & Johnson family of companies is hiring a Manager, Strategic Sourcing Air & Ocean based in Zug, Switzerland or Beerse, Belgium. Any other location in EMEA can be considered.

The Strategic Sourcing Air & Ocean manager will be responsible for driving value with transportation providers across the assigned portfolio, which can be cross-mode, cross-sector and multi-country. This position will be responsible for developing a multi-year sourcing strategy and execute this plan by benchmarking, negotiating and using category insights.

The Strategic Sourcing Air & Ocean manager will also be required to develop strong relationships across different stakeholders, both internally and externally.  Main interaction will be with the Deliver organization, Sector Supply Chain, GTMC/WWT, Procurement, Finance, QA, and external logistic service providers.

The Strategic Sourcing Air & Ocean manager will be measured based on total value creation: cost reduction (CIP) / avoidance, supplier performance management and supplier reliability & compliance.

This position will report to the EMEA Director Strategic Sourcing & SRM.

  • Develop, implement the sourcing strategy and execute the supplier negotiations, including RFX processes and leading sourcing events across the portfolio.

  • Drive value and deliver CIP’s across the EMEA transportation spend in line with the set CIP targets.

  • Negotiate supplier contracts and agreements.
  • Drive supplier-enabled innovation.
  • Collaborate cross-sector and cross function, act as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for transportation in projects such as network (re)design, business model change and process improvement initiatives.

  • Monitor and develop supplier reliability and performance monitoring processes through KPI’s.

Maintain industry knowledge by benchmarking and focusing on business intelligence activities

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent by experience) required, focused degree in Supply Chain, Logistics or Procurement preferred.

  • Minimum of 7 years relevant experience in supply chain, logistics or procurement required.

  • Previous experience with air and/or ocean freight and knowledge of international transportation is highly preferred.

  • Proven success in negotiating and influencing large contracts with external parties and developing sourcing strategies is desired.

  • Ability to think strategically to drive end-to-end value for J&J EMEA.

  • Strong project management skills required, certification or FPX training is preferred.

Ability to understand complex environments, manage change and influence stakeholders in a positive & collaborative manner

Primary Location
Cilag GmbH International (8525)
Job Function
Strategic Sourcing/Logistics
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