Warehouse & Shipping Manager

publicatie:  vacaturenummer: 9048624
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aantal uur
40 uur
 dagen per week


Our client based in Amsterdam has an opening for a key member of the management team of the Assembly Plant. The highly motivated and self-managed Warehouse & Shipping Manager will be responsible for the direct supervision of the Warehouse, Shipping and Traffic Control departments.  


  • Maintains high standards of service by ensuring consistent movement of parts, from picking in warehouse to delivery to assembly, to the packing and shipping of the finished product to customers;
  • Manages day-to-day planning for warehouse and shipping departments in support of the Assembly Plant’s business plan goals;
  • Assesses mid- and long term capacity relative to demand. Takes action and provides recommendations to ensure highest service levels;
  • Manages costs including labor optimization and prevention of downtime and overtime;
  • Measures and reports department results, including inventory accuracy, on-time shipments, and freight costs;
  • Continuously seeks and implements productivity improvements and measures success with KPI’s;
  • Oversees traffic function for timely movement of parts between NL, and US and to customers in Europe and Asia;
  • Maintains and improves partnership with key global logistics partners;
  • Leads special projects related to areas of expertise;
  • Recruits and on-boards new employees in these departments;
  • Develops every individual in the team to achieve his or her full potential. Provides ongoing feedback and coaching;
  • Manages a High Performance Team. Encourages teamwork within and across departments for maximum productivity and customer value.



  • Bachelor degree in Transport/Logistics or Supply Chain Management;
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Warehousing/Logistics/Shipping environment
  • Experience managing and developing people, including conducting performance reviews.
  • Strong leadership skills with excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Excellent skills in English both speaking and writing, The Dutch language is an advantage;
  • Record of accomplishment of delivering results in a dynamic work environment under the pressure of deadlines.
  • Thrives in a team-oriented environment.
  • Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail.
  • Previous experience working with third party logistic companies
  • Knowledge of customs import and export, using C of O, tariffs, licensing, audits.
  • Competent in using Incoterms for sea, air and land shipments.
  • Knowledge of Oracle EBS systems is an advantage
  • Willing to travel occasionally to UK/USA


Our client offers a competitive salary and benefits combined with career development opportunities in a great and growing international environment.


Our client is a global manufacturer of industrial solutions.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Baris Karabulut via telefoonnummer 06-83973418

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