CL Information System Team Leader at Kuehne + Nagel NV


Job description

The Information System Team Leader has extensive knowledge of one or more logistics / supply chain management systems and designs the applications in order to meet the wishes/demands of the operational teams. In addition, he/she organizes operational information systems support.

Your tasks and responsibilities

  • Responsible for coaching and supervising a team of 5 super users.
  • Ensuring an optimal functionality and use of operational contract logistics  information systems (WMS, TMS, Pick-by-voice, Automation, EDI, Reporting and others)
  • Release management of operational applications, defining test procedures (test cases, test documentation), testing of bug fixes, releases, sub releases and FRS
  • Migration of existing applications into new applications and the implementation of new customers.
  • Training of users and key users in operational CL IS; training new functionalities, providing explanations in the use of systems, preparation and maintenance of training materials.
  • Analyzing and optimization of work and process flows. 
  • Analyze functional wishes/requirements and definition of FRS. 
  • Supporting local super users with the description of processes, procedures and with the introduction of these procedures.
  • Assisting with tender analysis and the answering of tender documents, analyzing requested IS functionality and describing the solutions that can be offered.
  • Managing projects initiated by CL management and special projects in Belgium or other KN sites.

Your skills and experience

  • Bachelor or Master in informatics or economics
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a similar position, preferably in a (large) logistics environment.
  • You have a keen interest in processes and project management.
  • Demonstrated specialist knowledge and experience with logistics information systems (WMS, TMS and automisationsystems)
  • You are a strong communicator with experience in tackling problems, leading projects and delivering strong presentations. 
  • You can motivate and develop a team to achieve the team goals. Actual experience in leading people is an asset.
  • You have an analytical mindset and are not afraid of diving into a set of data out of which you need to draw information.
  • You are willing to (limited) travel to other KN branches.


Good reasons to join

We offer a position within a fast developing Contract Logistics environment with a competitive salary and opportunities for further development within the Kuehne + Nagel Group.


Please send your application in English via our website KN Careers. 

About Kuehne + Nagel

With over 70,000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world’s leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based integrated logistics solutions. Further information can be found at