Cargill Freight Sourcing Supervisor / Kierownik ds. Transportu in Warszawa, Poland

Freight Sourcing Supervisor / Kierownik ds. Transportu

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Position Purpose:

This position will design and implement a Transport strategy and provide expertise to support and align various ongoing business strategies, manage segment sourcing negotiations, deeply understand the market segment and business/revenue opportunities for Cargill businesses; coordinate with stakeholders to develop sourcing strategies; negotiate with vendors/carriers; develop, evaluate, and pursue new/growth opportunities.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Support development and deployment of CTL’s EMEA truck vision and strategy, including the contracting within respective market. Understand the regional market and Cargill business requirements to identify opportunities for Cargill businesses; partner with trading, supply chain and shipment execution identify inter-modal/other opportunities; Assist Cargill business unit in making decisions for its services that are best for the enterprise; Understand the truck market the related business and customer requirements of each business unit

  • Lead sourcing events and spot sourcing incl. spend analyses / Rfi/Rfq / quote analyses / negotiation / bid optimization / selection / awarding and value tracking

  • Be a subject matter expert. Maintain a high level of market awareness across the region where Business Unit operates and lead the communication towards our stakeholders; Translate changes in the market into management information for the BU and CTL

  • Support the regional truck mode strategy in Vendor management processes; (selection, onboarding, contract negotiations, compliance and relationship management) and drive carrier performance improvements OTIF (Supplier score card – Incident management)

  • Lead CI projects on Truck and participate in projects where others lead also other modes.

  • Any other duties as assigned


  • Bachelors Degree, preferably in business, logistics, transportation, supply chain management

  • Minimum 7 years Transportation or Related Experience including truck procurement and/or operational experience within a trucking company

  • Very good negotiation skills

  • Partnering with stakeholders to understand strategies/requirements and translating them into priority actions

  • Customer and vendor relationship management and negotiation / influence without power

  • Leading the development and execution of a strategy in a complex environment with multiple stakeholders and interests

  • Strong analytical skills; experience with scorecards/metrics

  • Good knowledge of MS Excel

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks; ability to prioritize business issues

  • Demonstrated strong client and customer focus

  • Highly motivated, results-oriented team player

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Self starter, initiative taking, problem solving

  • Fluent in English verbal & written and knowledge of min. 1 or 2 other European languages - preferred

  • Experience with bulk cargo transportation - preferred

  • Commercial truck line and/or forwarding - preferred

Our Offer

In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today.

Please be informed that we will contact only selected candidates.

Job Transportation/Logistics and Forwarding

Primary Location Poland-MZ-Warszawa

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: WAR00235