Senior Logistic Solutions Engineer chez Kuehne + Nagel

Senior Logistic Solutions Engineer | Geel | req45898

We are looking for a Senior Logistic Solution Engineer to join our Contract Logistics Business Unit.

YOUR ROLE

You will participate in logistic solution projects from analyzing the challenges presented by our (internal and external) customers, over the development of solutions, through the full implementation of the agreed solutions. You will be part of our solid developing Solution Engineering Team.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Your main responsibilities will be focused on solution engineering :
  • Analysing and investigating contained logistic processes and full option supply chains, of both existing and new customers, based on the available data and your experience.
  • (Re-)design logistic solutions and improvements concerning contained logistics processes and full option supply chains (inbound & outbound processes, warehouse & distribution processes, semi-production processes, warhouse layouts, ... ).
  • Optimizing existing processes by acting as a logistics expert in continuous improvement projects ran by operational teams.
  • Preparation of a full fletched implementation and project plans. Follow-up of all steps of the implementation to ensure realasation as scheduled within the budget.
  • Problem solving and solution coordination on all issues which appear during implementation phase.
  • Use of global calculation tool (GCT) and supporting tools for warehouse calculations to create logistics solution.
  • Perform activity based cost calculations and support proactive and competitive responses to tenders (RFQ's).

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCES

  • You have a master degree in the area of logistics or equal level by experience.
  • You can present 5 years of experience in operations management and/or engineering.
  • You have a proven track record in production or logistic engineering, knowledge of logistics IT solutions is an asset.
  • You have a solid experience in activity based cost calculation and the establishment of rates.
  • You are a strong communicator with experience in tackling problems, leading project meetings, delivering strong presentations, both with customers and suppliers (external and internal).
  • You have a self-motivated personality and a result driven, hands-on mentality.
  • Language skills: Dutch and English: fluent speaking and writing, French is an asset.
    MS Office: expert MS Excel.
  • You are willing to travel in Belux in relation to different projects / customers.

GOOD REASON 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.

ABOUT KUEHNE + NAGEL

With over 79,000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world's leading logistics companies.

CONTACT

Elke Hendrickx
elke.hendrickx@kuehne-nagel.com