Kuehne + Nagel | 13.02.2020 | Antwerp

Operations Development Manager

Job offer details
  • Contract: Middle Management
  • Minimal Experiance: 5 to 10 years
  • Segmentation: Logistics Department / Supply Chain in an industry , Supply Chain Specialist / Analyst

Job description

Operations Development Manager | Kontich | req59743

We are looking for an Operations Development Manager to join our Contract Logistics Business Unit in Kontich.


In this role you will be responsible for coaching and developing a team of project managers, KNPS lead, QSHE lead, Facility manager and planning and process managers.


  • Project portfolio management and Project management of X-functional and customer projects (lay-out, process, way of working, supply chain projects)
  • Development and planning of KNPS site approach
  • Drive the management team towards achieving goals
  • Planning Operational budget and productivity follow-up
  • Achieve cultural change in the organization
  • Provide development plans in close cooperation with HR business partners
  • Manage change projects with the customer and challenge existing business processes
  • Follow up supply chain KPI and improve results


  • You have strong analytical and problem solving skills which enable you to make fact based decisions.
  • You have a pragmatic approach and an innovative way of thinking with focus on continuous improvement.
  • You have a good understanding of supply chain and a basic understanding of lean.
  • You have experience in coaching teams and are able to build strong relationships in which you can change existing cultures.
  • You have a pro-active attitude combined with strong communication skills towards operations and unions internally and towards our customers externally.


We offer an employee-friendly and casual environment for you to become a skilled transportation logistics professional in a challenging and fast-developing company with a competitive salary and opportunities for further development within the Kuehne + Nagel Group.


With over 82,000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world's leading logistics companies.


Uros Blagojevic
+49 (0) 151 441 474 39

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With over 82 000 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 www.kuehne- nagel.com.

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