Manager Procurement Sea Cargo Asia Pacific

Hong Kong Hub
Product Management – Pricing /
Full-time /
About the job

Are you an experienced Procurement Manager but feel you have reached the ceiling in your current role? Perhaps you are eager to join a truly global business where you can build a long-term career. Whatever your circumstances cargo-partner could, be your answer!

For over 40 years, we have served our clients with our Air, Ocean, Road, and Warehousing portfolio and we have enjoyed another very successful year at cargo-partner having strengthened our global position by joining the Nippon Express Group. As we look to continue our growth, we are looking for a Ocean Procurement Manager to our winning team in Hong Kong.

What you will do:

    • Perform all procurement activities including pre-qualification, supplier agreements negotiation, contracts preparation/promotion and rate enquiries handling for defined region / trade lane
    • Liaise with key company employees to determine their product and service needs
    • Develop strong relationships with business stakeholders and strategic supply partners to improve business
    • Identify areas for improvement to continually drive performance and formulate procurement strategies
    • Monitor the performance of the carriers in terms of FCL and strive for service reliability & continuous improvement
    • Monitor POL’s loading commitments for core carriers vs POL’s shipment forecast
    • Plan, direct and meet budgeted targets in service level commitment, process efficiency and cost effectiveness and ensure continuous growth for the company
    • Share market knowledge including SCFI on weekly basis for ocean freight (FEWB)
    • Support origin and destination offices/agents to solve rate filing related issues with carriers at regional level for core carriers
    • Support setting up ASPAC Procurement guidelines and procedures for risk management and mitigation
    • To take up additional assignments/tasks as required to meet with the Company needs.

The right candidate:

    • Excellent contacts to ocean carriers and maritime service providers
    • Excellent interpersonal, presentation and analytical skills
    • Purchasing/Operations Management or equivalent with over 6 years management level experiences of the industry
    • Strong communication skills in term of English, Cantonese and Mandarin
    • Passion for transport and logistics

If you want to join us on our journey then please submit your application online; or if you would like to discuss the role in a little more detail please contact me:

Company Introduction:
cargo-partner is a privately owned full-range info-logistics provider offering a comprehensive portfolio of air, sea, land transport and warehousing services, with special expertise in information technology and supply chain optimization. The company operates over 160 offices in over 40 countries around the world to create fast and efficient solutions for a wide range of industries. With the SPOT platform, cargo-partner ensures easy cooperation and full transparency throughout the supply chain.
As a family-owned business, we are very employee-oriented and want to work with you to develop your career and personal goals. Take a look at our Mission & Vision.

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