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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Analyst Global Transportation in Erembodegem, Belgium
Job Description Summary
Be part of something bigger!
BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 75,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.
Our vision for Global Transportation at BD
You will become a key member of the Global Transportation team at BD. This team is responsible for tactical and operational transport activities to bring billions of life-saving medical devices and diagnostic tests, high tech instruments and equipment to customers and patients all over the world. We strive to deliver the highest quality products at affordable cost.
About the role
As Global Transportation Analyst Air & Ocean , your role will have heavy involvement with supporting any global air and ocean RFQs (Request for Quotation). You are a key stakeholder in the end-to-end process of these RFQs. Starting from data preparations, you will enable procurement to launch the tender. You will be responsible for analyzing the inputs and provide qualitative input to facilitate re-negotiations and provide guidance for final awarding. You will also perform the aftercare and update the rate cards and being involved in the MBR / QBR.
Next to the structural global tenders, you will also perform spot quote management, new lane management and run mini tenders.
As the global transportation spend Air and Sea is $330m, measuring the performance of our RFQ activities is key. Therefore you will provide input to our global dashboard to track procurement KPIs (e.g rate adherence, award adherence, savings tracker). You will also closely supervise the competitiveness of our contracted rates by performing monthly benchmark exercises against the market prices (BMC / Xeneta). This will enable you to build logistics cost reports.
On mid-term you will be involved in streamlining the sourcing process by implementing a sourcing system.
Key stakeholders are both Global & Regional Transport Operations teams and the Procurement team.
Main responsibilities will include:
Prepare, analyze and provide mentorship for Global Air & Ocean RFQs
Rate card maintenance
Spot quote management
New lane management
Running mini tenders
RFQ Performance management
Market benchmark analysis
Continuous improvement of the RFQ / sourcing process
Logistics cost reporting
You combine your passion for supply chain logistics with your analytical skills. The role demands emphasis on data management and freight spend analytics. Therefore you are familiar in working with SAP, Transport Management Systems, bid management tools, freight audit and payment systems.
As you will work in a global environment, you find easily your way in a dynamic, sophisticated multinational with collaborators from different regions and cultures.
You are able to work in a structured way and are in control of the activities you are responsible for by meeting the strict RFQ deadlines and measuring metric
Strong analytical skills and financial competence
System familiarity and skills desired: Advance skills in Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, Macro creation, Powerpoint, Teams, SharePoint)
Other systems: SAP ECC 6.0, JDE ERP, TMS system
Dashboard creation for KPIs, other metrics
Ability to work on RFQ projects across regions in a diverse, highly matrixed, multi-cultural environment.
Good communication and presentation skills
Good time management with a high delivery quality
Tolerance for ambiguity and the ability to solve sophisticated problems.
- Bachelor's Degree, preferably with a concentration in Supply Chain, Operations Management, Engineering or Economics.
- Up to 10% domestic and/or international travel as needed
Click on apply if this sounds like you!
Why join us?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.
You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, or any other protected status.
To learn more about BD visit https://emea.jobs.bd.com/
Primary Work Location
BEL Erembodegem - Dorp 86