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Transportation Manager (Fulltime)



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Suc6! Recruitment B.V.

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Are you a passionate, logistics professional with a solid transport specialism, then we have a challenging career opportunity for you in Venlo in a fast-paced environment

Transportation Manager (Fulltime)

Your responsibilities are:

  • Responsible for the transportation flow complete (inbound & outbound) for our Wholesale, Retail and Ecommerce channels;
  • Controls costs by renegotiating pricing and/or retendering and identifies opportunities for partnerships with (new) carriers;
  • In cooperation with the team Supervisors responsible for the establishment of daily statistics and performance reports;
  • Partners on a daily basis with internal stakeholders, such as Operations, Finance, S&OP and Customer Service to address business challenges and opportunities;
  • Partners with the Safety & Security department to: do incident analysis on transport, do desk research on discrepancies during transport and negotiate security & loss prevention conditions in carrier contracts
  • Coaches, motivates, trains, and develops the Logistics team informally and through formal training programs, providing both informal (e.g. on-floor coaching) and formal (e.g. written evaluation) job performance based feedback;
  • Knows how to create support within 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

You are an ambitious, self-motivated manager, who is able to stretch and attain goals within a rapidly changing environment. As a and know how to create support within your team. You are also able to coach and develop your team members. You are a process oriented, hands-on leader that thrives in a fast paced environment. You are strong in building internal as well as external stakeholder relationships and you are able to multi task and work well under pressure.

  • Bachelor degree preferably in logistics or another related field
  • Experienced (3 - 5 years) people manager who leads by example
  • Able to coach and develop your team members.
  • Good knowledge of the English Language (verbal and written), any additional language is a plus
  • Experienced with WMS and Manhattan Associates Warehouse Management System is preferred
  • You are resultdriven en process oriented
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel

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 René van den Borst on 06 - 1881 7501.

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