Director Logistics/Transport

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Match criteria
  • Logistiek/ transport / inkoop
  • Noord Limburg

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We have an unique opportunity in Venlo for an experienced

Director Logistics / Transport (Fulltime)

with extensive experience in global inbound /outbound logistics flows and developing strategies to maximize the service level for Wholesale, Retail and E-commerce channels.

In this position you are responsible for an optimal result and success of the Inbound and Outbound Logistics flow. You are able to manage the related budget and cost control, while providing first class service for both of their brands. We are looking for a people manager, process oriented, hands-on leader that thrives in a fast paced environment, able to multi task and work well under pressure.

What will your responsibilities also be like?

  • You are developing strategies to maximize the service level for our Wholesale, Retail and Ecommerce channels;
  • Controlling costs and/or retendering and identifies opportunities for partnerships with (new) carriers;
  • Renegotaties SLA with carriers;
  • You are a partner with internal stakeholders ( like operations, finance, S & OP and customer service;
  • Do analysis on transport incidents with the Safety & Security department;
  • Research on discrepancies during transport;
  • Negotaite secrurity & loss prevention during transport;
  • Being a coach, trainer and developing the Logistics team ( 3 direct reports and 12 indirect);
  • Supporting the team in order to anticipate on upcoming events and on high seasonal volumes;
  • Continually looks for ways to innovate by identifying opportunities for improvements and efficiencies.

Function requirements

  • Bachelor degree in a related field is required
  • Leadership and coaching skills
  • Preferably 10 years experience in warehouse management, with 5 years in a (senior) manager capacity
  • Excellent knowledge of the English Language (verbal and written), any additional language is a plus
  • You have knowledge and experience with Warehouse Management Systems

What you get in return

  • Direct employment contract with our client
  • Good salary and good secondary employment conditions
  • Great career possibilities with meaningful growth opportunities
  • 8,5% holiday allowance
  • 27 vacation days
  • Travel allowance
  • Working in a fast-growing (international) organization and an inspiring work environment where complex issues offer a daily challenge
  • Professional development opportunities to grow your career globally
  • Competitive terms of employment
  • Generous employee discount on merchandise from our client and other brands

More info

Want to know more? Then contact Rene van den Borst on 06 - 1881 7501.

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