Transportation Procurement Manager

Mundelein, IL | $100K | Job ID: 57059

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Job Description

Our client is a leading medical devices company in the North suburbs of Chicago, and is over 100 years old. They are looking for a Transportation Procurement Manager to help continue their long pattern of growth. The Transportation Procurement Manager will be responsible for managing a team of several analysts and will lead the carrier relationships for the company. The Transportation Procurement Manager will also be able to recommend any cost effective changes to improve the process and add direct value.


Transportation Procurement Manager Responsibilities:

  • Manage and develop strong transportation experts
  • Negotiate contracts with carriers across various modes of transportation, including LTL and TL
  • Manage over $100M spend for all modes of transportation
  • Act as primary point of contact for all facilities and customers in designated area of responsibility
  • Oversee carrier performance through the tracking of KPIs and scorecarding
  • Make recommendations to enhance business processes and identify opportunities to improve operational opportunities
  • Any other ad hoc projects as assigned

Transportation Manager Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Business, Economics, Marketing or a related field
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Excel, including pivot tables and vlookups, as well as TMS 
  • Direct management in a supply chain environment 
  • 5+ years experience in transportation 
  • Transportation category ownership with a large spend (>$25M)


If you are interested in this Transportation Procurement Manager opportunity and qualify per above requirements, please apply today.

Thank you!

Breanna Cunningham
Project Manager, Supply Chain
LaSalle Network


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LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer, m/f/d/v.


LaSalle Network is Chicago's leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. Specializing in accounting and finance, executive search, technology, administrative, call center and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries. Since inception in 1998, LaSalle Network has served over 2,500 clients and placed over 25,000 candidates in temporary, temporary to permanent, and permanent positions.