Logistics Operations Manager
Land : Nederland
Provincie : Noord-Holland
Gemeenten : Amsterdam
Stad : Amsterdam
Categorie : Productie - Kwaliteit
Contracttype : Vast
Dienstverband : Voltijds
You are part of a team of 2 Logistics Operations Managers. As Logistics Operations Manager you'll assume responsibility for the day-to-day logistics, ensuring that our warehousing operation runs smoothly and that (potential) logistical bottlenecks are being mitigated swiftly and efficiently. And yes, that includes forecasting, and all the stakeholder management - both internally and with regards to external partners - you associate with the role. What makes this position so unique, is the emphasis on 'rewiring' complex logistical processes on an international scale. You support the design and implementation of processes that keeps our logistics capabilities in pace with our growth. In order to do so, you will control the logistics network, so the operation becomes more flexible and scalable.
Which external best practices can we adopt and improve upon? What are the pros and cons of alternative distribution methods? You are part of a team that designs Rituals' future logistics processes and participates in RFI's/RFQ's projects selecting services and/or logistics partners, while you control the day-to-day operation of our 3PL's via weekly and monthly business reviews. In order to increase flexibility and decrease dependency you'll be in the driver's seat to co-create plans for commercial moments such as relaunches and promotions via our logistics forecast. As our Logistics Operations Manager you will work closely with our partners and optimize communications within the 3PL network. You are responsible for accurate and timely invoice validation.
- A relevant Bachelor's or Master's degree, e.g. in logistics or business administration
- 3+ years of logistics experience, preferably as Customer Service Manager or Logistics Engineer at a 3PL or in a similar role managing logistics processes in FMCG or Retail environment
- Sound understanding of managing a 3PL
- Good analytical and problem solving skills
- Strong stakeholder management skills
- Knowledge of customs processes and dangerous goods protocols.
- Solid understanding of WMS and TMS capabilities
- You look forward to manage our outsourced logistics processes and are able to model complex matters in simple analyses.
Rituals offers a challenging role in a young and eager team, where empowering your colleagues (and vice versa) is part for the course. Although our proposition encompasses an attractive benefits and compensation package, the (international) scope and impact of the position may appeal to you even more. After all, as our Logistics Operations Manager you streamline existing logistics processes ensuring that millions of customers rediscover their favorite beauty rituals, and embrace new ones. As our Logistics Operations Manager you'll spend most of your time at our Amsterdam HQ - hope you can appreciate the view of one of the most iconic Amsterdam canals, and thrive in a truly innovative work environment! - but we do expect you to travel.