Project Manager Warehouses - Full pack with car

Ghent Permanent Work from home

Updated on 07/03/2024

  • Challenging international opportunity for a key player with global presence
  • Key position within a logistics services provider

About Our Client

Our client is a prominent player in the logistics services industry, globally recognized and based in the Ghent region.

#Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

Job Description

Responsibilities of the Warehouses Project Manager:

  • Lead teams responsible for activities such as WMS setup, building fit-out, and training.
  • Ensure control over scope, budget, and timing for a successful startup, meeting forecasted KPIs and ensuring profitability for all involved parties.
  • Manage the lessons learned process for operational and financial improvement across various teams.
  • Collaborate in team for RFI/RFP/RFQ processes, delivering competitive concepts aligned with customer requirements.
  • Analyze logistical data, design and adjust warehouse processes and automation, create warehouse layouts, calculate prices, and develop professional proposals.
  • Actively participate in and support the commercial team during negotiations with new customers.
  • Manage the on-site go-live of projects (travel estimated up to a maximum of 30%).
  • Report to the Business Unit Director.

The Successful Applicant

The Project Manager Warehouses we seek should possess:

  • Proven experience in a relevant role within logistics/warehouse operations.
  • A university degree in supply chain, logistics, economics, or a related field.
  • Strong analytical skills, including cost calculations, ROI, productivities, and process design.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills and a client-focused mindset.
  • Problem-solving attitude, hands-on approach, and a team player.
  • Ability to handle short deadlines.
  • Language skills: English is mandatory; French and Dutch are advantageous.
  • Willingness to travel abroad is essential (maximum for three months with the possibility to return home on weekends).

What's on Offer

For this Warehouses Project Manager position, we provide:

  • An exciting opportunity with a dynamic industry leader featuring a no-nonsense culture.
  • A role with significant responsibility, diverse tasks, and international engagement.
  • An attractive salary package in accorance with knowledge and experience.
  • An internationally oriented challenge where you can make a strong contribution.
Contact
William Michiels
Quote job ref
JN-022024-6345325

Job summary

Sector
Logistics
Sub Sector
Warehousing Management
Industry
Transport & Distribution
Location
Ghent
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
William Michiels
Job Reference
JN-022024-6345325
Remote or office
Work from home

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