Freelance Logistics Team Leader DU/ENG

Kortrijk Temporary

Added 30/08/2021

  • Hands-on Logistics Team Leader to manage the warehouse - Inbound (17 FTE)
  • Interim Management - 6 months - Food Production - Kortrijk area

About Our Client

Our partner is an European food production company.

Job Description

  • You report to the Zone Manager inbound and work in 2 shifts (6-14h, 14-22h).
  • As Teamleader you are the first point of contact for the employees (n=17 FTE) in your shift.
  • You guide the warehouse workers in their daily tasks and are the driving force in organisation and planning of the team.
  • In this temporary assignment you make the bridge to a permanent team leader and you are responsible for the introduction and training of the new team leader.

Your responsibilities:

  • You are responsible for managing, coaching, motivating and guiding the logistics employees and promoting a good working atmosphere. You are often available on the work floor.
  • You draw up a training plan for the team within the zone and coordinate its implementation.
  • You conduct evaluation interviews, evaluate temporary employees and give feedback to the Zone Manager and HR.
  • You organise the logistics environment in the field, monitor activities and delegate tasks, responsibilities and authority.
  • You report to the Zone Manager on the progress and settlement of matters.
  • You supervise compliance with the rules and procedures concerning (food) safety, quality, hygiene and the environment.
  • You initiate improvement projects and stimulate a culture of continuous improvement.
  • You supervise the introduction of new projects and monitor their operational start-up.
  • You escalate risks in a timely manner and work together with other departments (transport planning, production, HSE (safety), quality, HR, etc.) to achieve this.
  • In every job, SQCDME prevails, which stands for Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery, Motivation and Environment.

The Successful Applicant

  • Experience in managing a team, people-management skills are one of your strengths.
  • Experience within a warehouse environment is a plus.
  • You have a thorough knowledge of logistics/supply chain processes and work independently.
  • You have a good knowledge of safety, quality, hygiene and environment.
  • A good social climate is important to you and you have good social skills.
  • You are stress resistant and have strong communication skills (Dutch - English).

What's on Offer

  • Length : 6 months (with possible extension) - Michael Page Interim Management
  • Location : Kortrijk area
Clément Bouissou
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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract Type
Consultant name
Clément Bouissou
Job Reference

PageGroup is an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity, both as an employer as well as a recruitment service provider. Each recruitment decision we make for people we hire and people we place into new roles is based solely on the candidates’ knowledge, experience and skills.