Have you got the drive and entrepreneurship necessary to manage our international warehouse projects? Do you have the commercial attitude to play the game with our customers? Are you someone who develops project teams and third parties and encourages them to achieve the almost unattainable? Are you interested in learning the Silicon Valley type culture from Amazon? If so, you're the ideal Project Manager for us!
As Project Manager Warehouse Projects International Amazon, it's your job to set priorities and keep an eye on how every aspect of a project is progressing. You will have ultimate responsibility for the successful delivery of one or more Material Handling projects and form the link between the client, the team at Vanderlande and subcontractors. We expect an autonomous and client-oriented approach and the ability to manage projects worth between € 40 and 80 million. You will manage projects with tight deadlines and work in and with different cultures. You will deliver realistic project plans and have the ability to implement them such that the achievement of all of the following relevant key factors is guaranteed: team satisfaction, customer satisfaction, time, budget, quality and functionality. Finally, you will have commercial responsibility during the implementation phase of the various projects in which you are involved.
The Vanderlande Customer Centre Warehousing Projects International Operations Amazon (CC WS INT Amazon) is globally active in designing, selling, building and servicing solutions for our key customer Amazon. With a global scope and a challenging environment, solid business control is key to maintaining sustainable, profitable growth.
As we need to grow to be able to fulfill the planned projects for Amazon, we are looking for a Project managers within the warehousing Amazon team.
You have completed a technical program at Bachelor or Master's level
At least 5 years’ experience in Project Management or similar role in a technical and challenging environment
Clear expectation management is part of your DNA
International working experience is a plus
You have strong communication skills, find it easy and important to build good relationships and you are result-oriented
Able to build good and balanced teams, with a good atmosphere.
Have an affinity with logistics and/or industrial automation
Have an excellent command of the English language
Would be willing to spend 25% of your time (on average) travelling
Vanderlande is the global market leader for future-proof logistic process automation at airports – from London Heathrow to Singapore Changi – and in the parcel market, for main players such as UPS and FedEx. Furthermore, we are also a leading supplier of solutions for warehousing giants, including Amazon and Walmart, which seamlessly integrate innovative systems, intelligent software and life-cycle services.
If you aspire to a position of responsibility – and want to make a difference by facilitating the delivery of what matters most to consumers, passengers and businesses – then the next step on your path to global opportunities is to join Vanderlande. As part of our network and unique culture of freedom and flexibility, you will be connected to our dedicated people, build strong relationships and rise to the challenge of industry-leading projects.
You will grow , take ownership and make every day better as you continue on the road to success with your spirit of adventure – and fulfil your ambitions for personal development through our Academy. Vanderlande will give you the necessary knowledge, tools and support, so that together we have the confidence and ability to exceed our customers’ expectations in over 100 countries.
To achieve our collective goals, you will have a hands-on role working in a positive environment to deliver tangible, state-of-the-art products and improve the competitiveness of our highly visible customers. As an integral part of our team, you will have the enthusiasm and be driven to reach our destination before your next journey with Vanderlande begins…
This challenging position offers the chance to contribute to the growth and profitability of Vanderlande Industries, a company which is already years in a row chosen as “Top employer” in the Netherlands.
We offer a fulltime position in an informal, professional work and technical innovative environment with a lot of possibilities to develop yourself.
Besides your salary, we offer you the following:
27 holidays & 13 ADV days (based on fulltime)
Flexible working hours
Collective Pension and insurance
If the role of Senior Project Manager appeals to you, then please apply now by completing the application form, and uploading your CV and covering letter. For more information, please contact Tjalling Kraak (Specialist Recruitment) on +31 413 49 30 24.