Category Specialist - MHE
Who are we? The Toll Group is the Asian region's leading provider of integrated logistics services, generating annual revenue of AU$8.3 billion and employing over 40,000 people across an extensive network of 1,200 sites throughout more than 50 countries across the world. We're committed to providing a safe, diverse, satisfying and fulfilling workplace for all of our people.
We value integrity, trust, teamwork and being open and transparent. The opportunity? As part of Toll Group's new growth strategy our procurement team is becoming a critical focus. Vehicles and machinery play a major role in our global operations.
We are embarking on a journey to streamline and centralise more of our strategic equipment procurement, this role will have significant impact on that change. Toll is constantly upgrading heavy vehicle fleets, company cars, MHE, wharf and rail equipment and shipping supplies. You will be acting as lead negotiator in some instances and support to other Category Managers in other cases.
The focus of your role will be forklifts of all variations, pallet jacks, reach stackers, tugs, loaders etc. Key accountabilities and responsibilities will include: Initiating, managing and delivering successful sourcing exercises for key sub-categories related to equipment Develop reporting, governance and documentation processes to support the wider team Coordinate and engage with Equipment Managers and senior operations staff in respect to procurement policy and asset implementation Contribute to continuous improvement initiatives in the team and across the group Provide insight and innovation around procurement strategy, latest product ideas and future market trends The ideal candidate? Specialist knowledge associated to the MHE or MRO categories is preferred however any mechanical, industrial or technical sourcing and negotiating will be considered. You will possess superior negotiation and influencing skills, excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a strong stakeholder management focus.
Commercially astute and strategic in approach you will have a successful track record of meeting and exceeding targets. In return, you will be rewarded with an inclusive and dynamic team environment, a passionate company culture and the opportunity to be an integral part of Toll's new direction. We will not be liable for any fees or costs associated with unsolicited CVs sent directly to line managers from recruitment agencies.