Head of Warehousing Operations - GER/ENG

Zürich Permanent
  • Fast growing company
  • Large scope

About Our Client

Our client is a fast growing retail company with international exposure.

Job Description

- You will be responsible for the company entire logistics, including all warehouse locations in Switzerland and internationally.

- You will manage around 1,000 of our own employees plus temporary workers and employees from external logistics service providers.

- You will shape our future logistics processes through further process automation and optimisation, interfacing with suppliers and carriers

- You will ensure high performance of all warehouse locations through systematic performance management and continuous improvement methodology

- You will be a core member of the team that strategically plans and implements our future warehouse and fulfilment network

- You will report to the Chief Operating Officer and work closely and in partnership with the rest of the Operations Leadership Team and the Executive Team

The Successful Applicant

- You have experience as an Operations Executive of a well-known retail, eCommerce, logistics or manufacturing company

- You have a proven track record of managing complex logistics or manufacturing sites, ideally across multiple countries

- You are a "builder" who sets up new processes and structures yourself, instead of just working according to predefined guidelines

- You achieve high employee satisfaction by working closely with the whole team across all hierarchical levels

- You have a technical background and enjoy the "hands on" optimisation of complex, highly automated processes.

- You recognise and realise great potential for improvement in our supply chain from supplier to warehouse to customer

- You are modest, willing to learn and empathetic - and at the same time highly entrepreneurial and ambitious

- You speak German and English fluently, French and/or Italian are a plus

What's on Offer

Permanent contract and excellent perspective for evolution

Contact
Antoine Martignon
Quote job ref
JN-102021-4500435

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Antoine Martignon
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JN-102021-4500435