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Logistic Manager Benelux

Netherlands, Noord-Brabant, Den BoschWarehouse & Logistics

Job description

Are you ready for your Swapfiets adventure?

Hi, we are Swapfiets! 👋 The bicycle subscription where you are always assured of a working bicycle. Our mission? Making cities more livable and sustainable under the motto 'buy less, use more'.

Do you see a challenge instead of a problem? And are you ready for an acceleration in your career? Then you are ready for the Swapfiets adventure!

Do you recognize yourself in this?

As a Logistics Manager you will lead and develop a large logistics team with over 45 FTE. Next to that you will be responsible for running 10.000 logistics actions per month! You are the one who defines the logistic operations plans to support the growth strategy for the Benelux. You are based in the new repair center in Den Bosch, but your teams are working from several locations in The Netherlands and Belgium.

Do you think you can own these responsibilities? Would you like to work within one of the fastest growing organizations in Europe and would you like to contribute to a sustainable future? Then you have come to the right place at Swapfiets!

Your responsibilities

  • You provide input to the demand planning & distribution on improvement of processes and business decisions from a regional perspective;

  • You plan the regional supply plan by balancing refurbished and new products distribution to meet customer demand using the input from the S&OP processes;

  • You drive the logistics operation and coordinates the execution of the Demand & Supply plan and ensures timely delivery of the right product SKUs the right location;

  • You reduce the global transportation costs and environmental footprint;

  • You will organize the product recovery and stock counts process as a shared responsibility;

  • You will manage the timely distribution of a regions supply for bikes and spare parts;

  • You will drive the transition from a decentralized distribution and storage model to efficient central and 3PL solutions.

Job requirements

Your profile

  • Higher vocational and thinking level on a technical/supply chain level;

  • 5 -7 years of relevant work experience;

  • Excellent in English and/or local language;

  • Record of successful distribution and logistics management;

  • Knowledge of Supply Planning;

  • Demonstrable ability to lead and manage staff;

  • Strong analytical & didactical skills;

  • Ability to work independently and handle multiple projects.

What Swapfiets offers you

  • Your own Swapfiets (lend-lease) 🚲!;

  • Lots of responsibility, challenging work and never a boring day at the office;

  • Travel allowance (if you live more than 11 km away from the office, otherwise you’ll just use your Swapfiets, right.. 😎?);

  • We offer you a young dynamic environment;

  • Good working atmosphere and nice colleagues;

  • 32 vacation days based on a full-time contract;

  • A solid pension plan and a discount on your health insurance;

  • Team buildings and BBQ’s.

Will you join us? Then your growth path could look like this:

At Swapfiets, we not only find a sustainable footprint important, but also a sustainable career for our colleagues. We offer you the opportunity to develop yourself further within our organization in the direction that suits you!

Once you apply

Our recruitment team will contact you to go through your application.

  • This is followed by a first interview with two of our hiring managers;

  • Both have a positive feeling? Then a second interview follows.

Are you and Swapfiets still just as enthusiastic at the end of the process? Then you will receive an offer to join the Swapfiets team!