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Company: Flex
Location: Oostrum, LI, Netherlands
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Technology, Software, IT, Electronics



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Job Description

Operations Manager

We have an exciting opportunity for an Operations Manager for our multi-client site/Business Unit in Venlo. As an Operations Manager you will be responsible for effectively managing all warehouse processes and resourcing of the assigned customers and leading that organization in order to achieve and maintain operational excellence. In this position you will ensure that all SLA's and KPI's are delivered in line with Flex and Customer agreements. You are managing 2 Warehouse Supervisors, 4 Warehouse Team leaders and a total workforce of approx. 60 employees.

Here's a glimpse of what you'll do:

  • Delivering on-time production and shipments, while meeting stringent product quality requirements

  • Improving the overall efficiency and cost-competitiveness of the operation

  • Ensuring the warehousing operations, lines and processes (receiving/stock/line feed/shipments) are effectively and efficiently organized and managed

  • Ensuring high levels of inventory accuracy throughout the warehousing and production processes

  • Ensuring the engineering team effectively support and improve the logistics processes throughout the operation

  • Supporting new quote activities with competitive timings and rates

  • Working with workforce suppliers to ensure a continuous supply of trained production / warehouse operators

  • Working and cooperating with other internal functions (e.g. Engineering, Facilities, Security, IT, HR, Quality) to ensure an efficient end-to-end process

  • Ensuring strict adherence to compliance, operating procedures and processes throughout the function

  • Managing resources (people, space, equipment) effectively and meeting all health, safety and security requirements

  • Effectively managing, coaching, assessing and developing all the employees within the function, ensuring high levels of morale and maintaining low sickness/absenteeism/attrition

  • Ownership of the whole building, Main responsible for 5S and EH&S

  • Driving a high quality culture and an attitude of continuous improvement

What you'll need to have to be successful and happy in this role:

  • Bachelor's degree in logistics, engineering or related field or equivalent experience

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in a managerial position within (contract) logistics;

  • Demonstrates experience in driving a ‘high quality' culture, with an attitude of continuous improvement

  • A practical and commonsense approach, with the ability to identify and resolve day-to-day operational issues as well as think / act strategically

  • A good communicator and motivator, who can successfully lead his team

  • Advanced knowledge of WMS functionality and logistics processes

  • English language is required (Dutch is a plus)

  • You are analytical, innovative, result-oriented, accurate, stress resistant and proactive

What do we offer:

Flex offers a challenging job and opportunities for development in a dynamic and growing international company. We offer an attractive and competitive remuneration package based on your education and work experience. In consultation with your manager, you make agreements about your personal development, focused on your job and ambitions and will receive all necessary guidance and support.

Flex as a company:

Flex Venray and Venlo provides supply chain distribution and logistics for product development and fulfillment across a network of industries, suppliers and distribution partners around the world. We provide solutions from engineering through product end of life. We also deliver forward and reverse logistics including vendor managed inventory, fulfillment, product configuration and repair. The result is improved visibility with less waste and overhead and a more stable, balanced supply chain, responsive to constantly changing market demands. Flex is broadening its Sketch-to-Scale operations, whereby we offer customer total solutions from product design, through production to final delivery to the end-customers.

Are you interested?

And do you want to apply? Please send your CV and motivation letter.

Location: Venlo, NL



Job Category Operations

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