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Logistics Lead, Copenhagen

Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, DenmarkWarehouse & Logistics

Job description

Are you ready to take the next step in your career?

Do you see possibilities instead of challenges? Would you like to be responsible for structuring and organizing our internal logistics in the most efficient way possible? Are you passionate about taking part in ensuring that we have a sustainable future? Then you are the perfect match for this great opportunity at Swapfiets!

So what does this opportunity look like?

As our new Logistics Lead, you will play a hands-on role in the Danish logistics team where you will be responsible for all the daily logistics processes within Denmark. Here you will ensure a sufficient and on-time supply of bikes and spare parts to all of our locations, and subsequently thousands of members, so they always have a functioning bike and can enjoy a worry-free ride. In this role you will lead a passionate team of approximately 9 employees, including 5 logistic operators and 4 drivers across our two warehouses in Copenhagen and Odense.

You will be a part of Swapfiets Denmark, with 100+ employees in our four cities, and Swapfiets globally with ~1.500 employees in 8 countries across Europe.

Your responsibilities:
  • Overseeing and coordinating supply and demand of bikes, and communicating accordingly in close collaboration with our Store & Field and Warehouse teams

  • Leading coordinating and scheduling the work of truck drivers

  • Scheduling inbound product deliveries to the warehouse and coordinating outbound loading of products

  • Planning storage pickups and deliveries to the warehouse

  • Managing the minimum stock levels of spare parts at the warehouse

  • Planning outbound transportation of spare parts to the store

  • Organizing stock counts and overseeing movement tracking data

  • Acting as a back-up for central logistics processes and distribution center logistics

Job requirements

Your profile:

You are known as a person who is highly organized and structured, you enjoy ensuring that deadlines are met with a high level of service. You understand the importance of being able to maintain the overview and staying in touch with the people who are depending on you, you are reliable and you always make sure that your stakeholders are in the know.
Lastly, being able to take on responsibilities in a role that will have plenty of development and improvement opportunities, sounds like the perfect match for you.

Your core competencies are:

  • Background in logistics and you preferably have up to 3 years of experience in working with it

  • Experienced user of Excel/Google Sheets

  • Service-minded and communicative even under pressure

  • Fluency in English, written and spoken, preferably you are fluent in Danish too, but conversation level Danish is also acceptable

  • Knowledge of how to manage and motivate people

What we offer you:

  • The opportunity to have your own Swapfiets bike (lend-lease) 🚲! (following relevant tax legislation)

  • Lots of responsibility, challenging work and friendly colleagues in an amazing team

  • A steep learning curve in an international, fast-growing environment, supported by onboarding in Amsterdam, and continuous training

  • A competitive pension scheme

  • Health insurance

  • Visma LogBuy discounts, and free tickets for various sporting events with some of our business partners (Lyngby BK, OB, København HĂĄndbold, Bakken Bears, etc.), and other benefits;

Working at Swapfiets

At Swapfiets, not only do we value having a sustainable footprint, but we also value sustainable careers. We offer you the opportunity to develop yourself within our organization in the direction that suits you! When you join us, you either join the professional track or leadership track, where you can develop yourself into a management or specialist position in our operations.

We are looking forward to receiving your application and hope to talk to you soon!