Procurement and Carrier Manager

Warsaw, Mazovia, Poland DHL Supply Chain 38204 17. August, 2020

Procurement and Carrier Manager                                                       

Main Accountabilities:

• Close cooperation with Operations, Transport Planning, Project and the Business Development to secure the most suitable, cost effective method of operation and service provider for the country, region, lane and mode of transport,                         
• Negotiate with service providers to gain the most competitive rates whilst adhering to specific service requirements,                                                                                       
• Research alternative transport options and benchmark existing rates to justify current selection and or generate cost saving opportunities,                                                   
• Measure carrier performance levels against agreed targets, taking appropriate action where necessary,                                                                                                             
• Deliver a consistent Supply Chain throughout the multiple appointed carriers that operate within the network,                                                                                                                 
• Deliver improvements in the customers supply chain, including booking processes, network design, communications, 

• Supporting tenders for new business to provide the most suitable and cost efficient transport solution,  

• Leading the procurement of own fleet where required,        

• Support the delivery of contractual cost down commitments.   


  • University degree, Certificate in Logistics/ Freight Forwarding,                                                        
  • At least 5 years Supervisory or Management experience in Freight Forwarding and or a logistics environment experience,
  • Fluency in English (both spoken and written), other European languages fluency would be an advantage,
  • Experience in Domestic and International road and parcel freight,    
  • Experience in Transport operations in Supply Chain division,                                              
  • Transport / Procurement / Supplier Management,                                                 
  • Customer relationship management skills - Senior Account Management experience,
  • Demonstrable record of service improvement through innovation,                   
  • International experience desirable,                                                                                          
  • Cultural awareness - will be dealing with providers from / in all over the world,           
  • Ability to work independently and under pressure.    

Facts and Figures

  • Working Hours


  • Business Unit

    DHL Exel Supply Chain (Poland) Sp. z o.o.

  • Travel Required

    less 75%

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Shift Requirement

    Day Time Only


I like working for DHL because it is the worldwide leader in logistics where customers and employees are always in focus.

Current Employee – Project Manager in Bonn