Logistiek manager - Carrier Manager

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aantal uur
40 uur
5 dagen per week


Carrier Manager

Purpose of the Job:
The Carrier Manager is responsible to win new carriers and car our existing carrier network. The Carrier Manager will have a high level of interaction with carriers from all over Europe and manage all aspects of the cooperation with them for our organization, such as KPI, Business Reviews, Development opportunities, etc.

Output items

- Translate the stated policy an implementation of the service as agreed with the customers. This relates to the scope of services; contracts / service level agreements; reports; communication matrix and rates.
- Adjust or upgrade of the goals due to changed (market) conditions and translate them into process variables.
- Determining the KPIs: definition; calculation; standard and optionally translate into an incentive scheme. Establish, monitor and implement transport solutions policy together with the Teamleader Transport Solutions Benelux for the transport activities in the Benelux and / or BU North.

Carrier Management
Result: Robust and competitive carrier network, which support our growth strategy.
- Start, maintain and develop business relationships with international carriers.
- Strategic management of the carrier (Regular Business Review, Strategic and tactical monitoring).
- Support the communication between carrier and operations.
- Find solutions to guarantee the corporate compliance.
- Maintain our carrier database.
- Preparation of all types of analyzes and statistics.
- Active participation in improvement-, optimization- and cost effectiveness process.

Operational Support
Result: Builiding and maintaining good relationships with operational management
- Records agreements after consultation with the ops management. Detects deviations of agreements and initiates actions.
- Is responsible for proper communication to (internal) stakeholders.
- Is supporting cost-reduction initiatives.

Result: Advise the management, in order to have the ales policy regarding transport well supported and executed.
- Responsible for Key Performance Indicators and the control thereof. Is responsible for monitoring the KPI of services from carriers. Initiate actions in case of deviation from the norm.
- Responsible for implementation projects (for example new carriers or transport related services for new customers). Monitoring implementation project progress and costs, and the initialization of improvement actions if necessary.
- Advises the Teamleader Transport Solutions and the Director Flow Management regarding procedures and practices.

Job requirements
- Bachelor Degree, preferably in Logistics.
- Knowledge and understanding of the transport sector in the national and international market for transport and logistics and the competition within.
- Declaration of good behavior, employees with a non-Dutch nationality require a similar document.

Specific features and skills
- Oral and written communication skills in Dutch, German and English.
- Good understanding of the competitive environment in domestic and foreign markets.
- Social skills needed for maintaining thorough internal and external contacts at all levels of the organization.
- Analytical skills and vision to translate policies into practical matters and vice versa.
- Negotiation skill and the ability to arouse interest in contacts with (potential) clients or carriers.

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