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Warehouse Project Manager - Logistics

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Mar 05, 2019

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Freelance

Agent: Reshma K.

Job #: 144744

Salary: Euro: 58k-76k pa pro rata

Job Description

 

Salary: payroll fixed term contract:

27.88 - 36.54 ph (Euros) per hour

12 months role

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Main Responsibilities: 
As a Warehouse Project Manager in Logistics, you will work with logistics business leads to define and manage business process and implement technology roadmaps, manage change and implement new ideas effectively. You will influence decisions and change management through collaboration, leadership and a customer-focused approach. The PM provides functional subject matter expertise and anticipates customers needs. You will interface with multiple vendors and partners internally and externally to gather and synthesize detailed business requirements, assess current and future business processes. The PM will need to apply analytical skills to rationalize change, lead brainstorming sessions to gather requirements and follow up on committed actions. 

As part of your day-to-day activities, you will be responsible for the following activities: 
Support high volumes of automated transactions in the Amsterdam warehouse operations and work with the suppliers to resolve any inbound/outbound discrepancies and aging orders. 
Work on longer term process improvements & documentation. 
Support stabilizing the operation to upgrade the warehouse management system. 
Be the on site point of contact for operational coordination activities of special projects/requests. 
Monitor the daily Supplier Operations/Exceptions Reporting and Weekly process management/metrics reporting. 
Attend the daily operations stand up meetings and weekly suppliers alignment meetings, answer tactical requests from local teams. 
Identify and bring to the Operations Manager attention any escalations, discrepancies and propose solutions 

Required Qualifications: 
5 + years of experience in Warehouse operations with a strong fundamental knowledge of all warehouse activities including inventory management and monitoring KPI metrics (high volume and/or highly customized logistics solutions). 
Experience leading 3PL partners to establish facts, solve complex problems, establish corrective action plans. 
Results oriented as a logistics problem solver with speed, accuracy and completeness. Experience in identifying corrective actions after analyzing data and implement operational plans. 
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills in English, as well as strong interpersonal skills. 
Ability to work with multiple groups and collaborate. 
Experience with Excel, Google Docs is a Plus. 

Nice to have skills: 
Prior management experience is a plus, but would consider more junior candidates if they have strong warehouse experience with degrees in Logistics or Supply Chain. 
Experience in analyzing data and the ability to see beyond the numbers to drive sound decision-making. 
Independent thinking and self starter

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