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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      December 10,2021
    • Entrusting Package
    • JSS
    • VISA
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    Manager Distribution

    Enough global challenges in logistics, what is your opinion on this? Are you capable of managing the global logistics environment for FrieslandCampina Ingredients, from supply point to our customer, please apply for this position.

    Together with your team (8 employees) you will be responsible for a smooth flow of goods. Distribution of goods is done via one or multiple modalities such as truck (palletized), barge, ocean, air and bulk trucks.

    You balance service and costs in such a way that benefits FC Ingredients and her customers.

    What we ask

    We are looking for a manager who has a passion for logistics and enormous drive in life. Self-starting, strong team-player with a non-nonsense attitude.

    What we ask:

    • Master Degree, preferably in Supply Chain Management;
    • 6-8 years’ experience in Logistics management;
    • Experience with international distribution;
    • Good influencing skills;
    • Capable to build a true relation of trust with both commercial and supply chain business partners;
    • Well-developed analytical skills;
    • Clear decision making capabilities & result oriented;
    • Fluency in English;
    • Open minded/ willingness to collaborate in the value chain;
    • Willingness to travel to the production and Warehouse locations in- and outside the Netherlands.

    What we offer

    You will be working in a team of professionals who as a team are responsible for the entire order-to-cash process of FC Ingredients.

    In this role you are expected to always participate and voice your opinion, being a leader and team-player at the same time.

    There is plenty of room to set your work environment to the way you see fit. Of course rewards, work-life balance, personal development are all in line with what you could expect from a multinational such as FrieslandCampina.
    Vacancy description

    What will you be doing:

    • Drive costs/mT as low as possible at the required safety & quality level;
    • Develop and ensure execution of the Warehouse & Transport strategy in line with the Business Group Ingredients strategy;
    • Optimize the distribution network;
    • Responsible for optimal operation of the different warehousing and distribution locations;
    • Ensure a continuous improvement process and culture;
    • Initiate, set targets and lead improvement projects;
    • Analyze logistical (work)processes from supply point to customer, evaluate bottlenecks and identify opportunities.
    • Optimization of Third Party Logistics (3PL) providers and efficient work across Business Groups;
    • Responsible to ensure safety and compliance in the Warehouse & Transport area. Ensure that operating within legal rules and regulations;
    • Responsible for monitoring and follow up on service level agreements and complaint management;
    • Negotiate with external suppliers based on defined specifications, SLA’s and check compliance with (framework) contracts/SLA’s, in cooperation with procurement;
    • Align and communicate constructively with the internal and external business partners;
    • Participate and implement projects across Business Groups within the deliver domain;
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