Role DescriptionBecause of maternity leave we are looking for a strong Logistics leader with good knowledge of Last Mile Service Providers and E-commerce retail.
Responsibilities• Identify freight savings opportunities, implement process changes, and measure and report results • Identify problems and implement resolutions in a timely fashion • Display a working knowledge of small parcel carrier rates and services and leverage knowledge to properly support the business • Hold service providers accountable for performance by challenging appropriately and effectively • Perform intermediate cost and process analysis and leverage results to make key decisions • Support international business growth by establishing new and creative delivery solutions in an ever-changing e-commerce customer climate • Serve as the primary logistics contact for the e-commerce and omni-channel divisions regarding all carrier related business needs in Spain and Italy • Lead meetings with the e-commerce business partners and service providers to drive results • Develop integrated expenses analyses, reports and presentations to identify exceptions and trends • Lead process improvements within transportation, DC operations and e-commerce • Support IT system development and implementation as needed • Make a positive impact on the business by keeping expense management and customer experience at the forefront of decision making • Work with senior management in evaluating and selecting service providers
Requirements• 5 years minimum experience in Direct to Consumer within CPG and/or Ecommerce Retail • Proven experience in reducing Logistics & Supply Chain costs • Superior communication skills in ideally English / Italian / Spanish • Strong ability to dissect and speak to analytical information • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail • Must be able to work independently and collaboratively and be willing to accept and provide direction • Experience with parcel shipping / Last Mile Service Providers • Master Degree required. Concentration in Supply Chain/Logistics or Operations Management • 3-5 years of Supply Chain experience, preferably in e-commerce • Ability to communicate clearly with internal and external customers, lead conversations/meetings and influence others • Creative thinking skills, willingness to share opinion and challenge the status quo • Ability to multi-task in a dynamic work environment and manage competing priorities • Positive attitude and the ability to change direction with little notice
Are you interested and do want to apply for this role, please fill out your application via the apply button below and contact Thijs Claassen.