Manager Transportation (m/f/d)

Recruiter
Zalando
Location
Berlin
Posted
13 Apr 2021
Closes
26 Feb 2022
Ref
3013114
Level
Manager
As Manager Transportation (w/m/d) you will independently manage linehaul transportation operations in the area of Zalando Premium Logistics (ZPL). You define the network and transport requirements and work closely with our logistics procurement. You support the ambition of becoming the starting point for fashion, as you have responsibility for the logistics performance of ZPL linehauls and contribute to matching the convenience proposition to our customers in a key role. The role is limited contract until the end of December 2022.


WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
  • Together with our Network Planners, you decide our transportation network and manage it towards exceptional quality standards. Therefore, you are the operational owner of linehaul and warehouse shipping quality KPIs.
  • You engage with carriers and colleagues in our warehouses in order to build trustworthy relationships and anticipate challenges and capacity bottlenecks alongside our strong growth journey.
  • You are the point-of-contact for transport management system (TMS) questions to the team.
  • You contribute to strategy definition and run pilot-projects in your domain.


WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
  • You have more than 5 years of professional experience in the area of logistics, supply chain or transportation. Academic background in business administration or logistics; or commercial/logistics apprenticeship and work experience in the field.
  • You have relevant knowledge of the transport sector.
  • You have good communication skills in German and English.
  • You have a hands-on mentality with strong collaboration, communication and planning skills.
ABOUT ZALANDO PREMIUM LOGISTICS
Zalando Premium Logistics (ZPL) is responsible for creating convenient same and next day premium delivery experiences in urban areas. To achieve that, we monitor the entire supply chain from our warehouse to actually handing the parcel to our customer. Our team's goal is to create innovative logistics services to improve our delivery product features while ensuring our customers' happiness. We have set ambitious targets to scale our reach, both geographically and in terms of shipping volumes, to enable more Zalando customers to enjoy the convenience of our premium service. Luckily, our team is very easy going with a strong "make it happen" attitude. Everyone's unique background contributes to the success of our product. We have fun brainstorming together, trying out cool new stuff like electric delivery vehicles or e-bikes, and work on exciting projects with our strategic partners.
PERKS AT WORK
  • A workplace run on trust, empowerment and feedback; positive, inspiring working atmosphere
  • Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
  • Mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
  • Relocation assistance for internationals, PME family service and parent & child rooms

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.
ABOUT ZALANDO
Zalando is Europe's leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 23 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 45 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.

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