Logistics Manager

  • Products
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Logistics Manager

Job description

Your Goal

Your goal is to make Swapfiets big, bigger, and the biggest! How? By making our logistics as efficient as possible. Our bikes and spare parts are produced all over the world and it will be up to you to get them to the right location at the right time. Last year over 200.000 bikes went through our logistic flow and we don’t plan on slowing down!! Ready to take on this supply chain challenge?

Your Team

In this role you will be part of Team Bike. As you might have guessed, they are all about bikes. Their goal is to deliver the best bikes in the world at the right place and time. In order to do this there are three specializations: Product, Purchasing and Logistics. You will be responsible for the logistics part and lead our Junior Logistics Planner. Team bike is an independent team consisting of 5 people. Together you will set the overall direction and have full ownership of your projects  You will learn from your mistakes and celebrate your successes. Are you ready to join the family?

Your Tasks
  • As mentioned above, you will map out a supply chain strategy to get every bike and its spare parts from the factory to the streets. 

  • After mapping out, comes implementing. It will be up to you to implement and carry out this strategy into the operation. 

  • As our Logistics manager, you will be placing the orders at our different suppliers and arrange all the transport, both inbound and outbound.

  • You will be our spokesperson and stay in contact with all our suppliers and stakeholders. 

  • You will be responsible for two KPIs: Cost of the transport and Stock-level. In order to reach these targets, you will optimise our supply chain. 

  • You will manage our two overstock locations. Ideal situation? No overstock locations. 

  • Above all, you will be part of an amazing team which does amazing things.

Requirements

Your Skills
  • You've completed a bachelor's degree

  • The text above doesn’t scare you. You’ve done this before and are ready to do it even better at Swapfiets. 

  • This means you have around 8 years of experience in supply chain and/or purchase management. 

  • You take ownership and are able to handle the freedom we will give you.

  • You don’t ask for goals; you set them yourself (and set them high). You don’t ask for permission, you just do and ask for feedback.

  • You’re very structured and all your decisions are based on facts and data. 

  • You are fluent in English. But hé, if you speak any Dutch, German, Danish or French, you won’t hear us complain.

  • Above all; you dare.

Your Reward
  • Salary that fits your ambition

  • A Swapfiets 

  • Travel allowance

  • Freedom and Responsibility

  • Ambitious, young and driven colleagues

  • Vacation days