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Sourcing Executive

TruKKer

TruKKer

Posted on Sunday, March 31, 2024

TruKKer is Middle East’s 1st and largest on-demand truck aggregator. TruKKer is transforming the fragmented logistics market to make it standardized, transparent and efficient by leveraging the power of technology. We are driving adaptation of technology at the lowest levels of business i.e the drivers. We are the front runners of introducing technology to the transport and logistics space and are abreast with the adoption of the latest technology.

Details about Sourcing Executive jobs in KSA

TruKKer is the leading technology platform for the greater Middle East. A pioneer of the region’s ride- hailing economy, TruKKer is expanding services across its platform to include payments, delivery, and mass transportation.

Job functions of a Sourcing Executive in KSA:

  • Develop and implement sourcing strategies: Conduct market research to identify qualified land freight carriers and service providers.
  • Request for proposals (RFPs) and negotiate contracts to secure the most competitive rates and terms.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with key vendors and partners.
  • Stay updated on market trends and industry best practices in land freight sourcing.
  • Key Responsibilities (Fulfilment Focus)- Manage the fulfilment process.
  • Oversee the efficient and timely movement of goods from origin to destination.
  • Coordinate with internal teams (e.g., sales, operations) and external partners (e.g., carriers, customs).
  • Ensure adherence to all safety, compliance, and quality standards.
  • Monitor and address any fulfilment challenges or disruptions proactively.
  • Shared Responsibilities: Analyse data and reports to identify opportunities for cost reduction and process improvement.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of new technologies and solutions.
  • Stay informed of relevant regulations and customs procedures in the Middle East.
  • Manage budgets and ensure cost-effectiveness in all sourcing/fulfilment activities.

Requirements for Sourcing Executive jobs in KSA

  • Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, Logistics, or related field.
  • 2+ years of experience in sourcing or fulfilment within the land freight industry, preferably in the Middle East.
  • Proven track record of achieving cost savings and optimizing logistics processes.
  • Strong negotiation, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Fluency in English and Arabic.
  • Additional Skills and Experience.
  • Experience with land freight transportation modes and routes in the Middle East is a plus.
  • Knowledge of relevant logistics software and technology is preferred.
  • Understanding of Middle Eastern business culture and etiquette is beneficial.

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