We are looking for a leader for our Contract Logistics department in Contern, Luxembourg! Join the team and be responsible for the overall management of the warehouse site : management of operational activities in the warehousing sector, customer management, management of the continuous improvements related Information Systems and people management.
As a Site Manager, you will plan, organize, implementing and manage all office and warehouse activities. You will also support top management in setting performance targets in the warehousing area and strategic planning and be responsible for achieving prescribed company goals in terms of costs, productivity, customer management and financial result.
Monitor operational activities in the warehouse sector, initiation, maintenance and monitoring of key performance indicators, ensuring all operational processes, personnel management, initiation of continuous improvement processes, predictive personnel requirements planning, etc.
Responsible for results and budget within the area of responsibility, definition and implementation of objectives for meeting earnings, productivity and service targets, preparation of budgets / rolling forecasts and planning;
Maintain customer relationships, regular review meetings with customers, establishing customer service standards, ensuring compliance with customer-specific requirements in the warehouse;
Support all personnel-relevant topics together with the HR department, e.g. active promotion, management, coaching and further development of team members, recruitment of employees, disciplinary measures and much more.
Ensure the implementation of internal as well as state and legal quality requirements in the warehousing sector;
Assign personnel forimplementations, in your Steering Committee member role challenge the progressof the implementation project and sign off the relevant gates;
finallyoperationally responsible for the successful implementation of new customers,etc.
Manage, Initiate and supportContinuous Improvement for site(s) together with local Production SystemManager.
Your Skills and Experiences
Multi-year professional and management experience in a comparable environment;
Excellent knowledge and understanding of logistics processes and flows of goods. PL understanding;
A team player, able to motivate the team and develop and grow team members ;
High organizational, administrative, communicative and analytical skills;
Ability to make decisions under time pressure and in stressful situations;
Diplomatic and highly customer-focused while driving long-term Kuehne + Nagel interests;
Strong understanding of Information Systems solutions and their implementation ;
Language skills : English mandatory; German or French of advantage.
Good Reasons to Join
Kuehne + Nagel in Luxembourg was founded in 1970 and currently has around 700 employees with over 30 different nationalities.
Located at the very heart of Europe, and as such the ideal starting place to travel in Europe, Luxembourg is known by its diversity, amazing nature and beautiful castles.
Our head office is located in Contern, an industrial zone in the south-eastern part of Luxembourg (easily reachable by car or public transportation from Luxembourg, Germany, France or Belgium).
We offer a position within a strong international environment with a competitive salary and opportunities for further development within the Kuehne + Nagel Group