Global Project Consultant, Ocean Freight - Consumer (Contract)

Location: Hong Kong
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Supply Chain & Procurement Ambition Executive Search
Salary: HK$750000 - HK$900000 per annum
REF: BBBH244414_1600847552
  • In-house global consulting role
  • Evaluating existing vendors performance
  • Defining areas of growth opportunity

Our client is a leading Global Consumer products company with a great variety of well-known brands and headquartered in North America. The company has strong business growth in the APAC market with Hong Kong as a regional hub; With the international business expansion and upscale plan, the company is looking for a Project Consultant, Ocean Freight to review and analyse existing 3PL performance.

Based in Hong Kong, you will be responsible for evaluating the third-party logistics provider performance and designing Global Logistc effectiveness soltions. As a Project Consultant, Ocean Freight, your responsibilities will include:

  • Partnering with the with Global and Regional Supply Chain team to understand their requirements for Ocean Freight and business objectives
  • Developing applicable sourcing strategies, RFP development and process facilitation for Ocean Freight
  • Identifying 3PLs who are complementary partners to business objective
  • Managing the relationship with suppliers to enhance operation efficiency, improve logistics and supply chain plans
  • Negotiating with suppliers to obtain valuable terms and conditions
  • Reviewing existing contracts and defining areas of growth opportunity
  • Analysing and managing risk, identifying and implementing sourcing and operational strategies to improve the vendor solutions across supply chain & logistic activities
  • Closely partnering with cross-functional teams to ensure suppliers are chosen and integrated with an optimal approach

To qualify, individuals must possess:

  • Degree and have 12+ years' experience in Regional/ Global Logistic, Transporation and 3PL management, with Ocean Freight background is a MUST
  • Experience in both 3PL and in-house with a solid understanding of end to end procurement logistics and supply chain management
  • Project Management, RFP development and process facilitation for Ocean Freight
  • Experience in driving change management and partnering with cross departments at a regional level or international level
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills with a detail-oriented approach
  • Outstanding business acumen, excellent in problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent command of written & spoken English, Mandarin and Cantonese is a MUST

*Role-based in Hong Kong.

*Immediately available candidate is highly preferred.

Interested parties, please click on "APPLY NOW" quoting AL244414 or email your CV to Anki.Lau@ambition.com.hk with a resume summary statement. Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

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