Senior Project Manager - Lounge Logistics (all genders)

Recruiter
Zalando
Location
Berlin
Posted
06 Apr 2022
Closes
23 Jun 2022
Ref
3970619
Function
Operations
THE ROLE & THE TEAM

Zalando Lounge is looking for a Senior Project Manager to lead our most complex international logistics infrastructure projects that enable the expansion of our European logistics network. You are passionate about project management and logistics in a fast paced environment and want to work with an experienced and motivated team? Come and join us!

INCLUSIVE BY DESIGN

At Zalando, our vision is to be the starting point for fashion - one that is inclusive by design. We only assess candidates based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. We welcome applications from people of all gender identities, sexual orientations, personal expressions, racial identities, ethnicities, religious beliefs, and disability statuses. We only want to know why you're great for this role, so please avoid including your picture, age, and marital status in your CV as well.

We want to provide you with a great candidate experience. Please feel free to inform us of any accommodations you may need, so we can best support and assist you throughout the hiring process.

do.BETTER - our diversity & inclusion strategy: https://corporate.zalando.com/en/diversity-inclusion
Our employee resource groups: https://corporate.zalando.com/en/diversity-inclusion/our-employee-resource-groups


WHY YOU SHOULD BE INTERESTED...
  • Manage complex international logistics construction projects from initiation to closing on behalf of the project sponsor by applying advanced project management tools and techniques
  • Work closely with senior management and cross-functional teams across all business units (Warehouse Operations, Logistics Development, Real Estate, Architecture & Construction, Legal, Indirect Procurement, Finance, Facility Management and other departments)
  • Establish and independently manage work packages, reporting structures, resource planning and stakeholders. At the same time identify improvement opportunities and implement best-practices to maximize reliability and efficiency of our processes
  • Build your own trustful stakeholder network and provide support and leadership to team members and your peers


WE'D LOVE TO MEET YOU IF...
  • University degree in technical logistics, economics, engineering or similar
  • 5+ years of relevant professional experience in sectors such as (intra)logistics, construction, industry, project management or consulting, managing large projects with a logistics focus.
  • Proven efficient working methods (e.g. through PRINCE2 certification or similar), combined with a highly analytical and solution-oriented mindset to set up complex Greenfield projects.
  • Excellent communication skills in English (written and spoken) are required, any other additional language skills would be a plus.
  • Willingness to travel within Europe (around 20-30% of your working time, depending on the project phase).


ZALANDO BENEFITS

Career Development
  • We offer peer-to-peer performance reviews twice a year
  • Learn and develop through our extensive Zalando training platform
  • Join regular all-hands, team meetings, Q&A-sessions, and quarterly anonymous employee surveys to ask your questions and provide your feedback
  • Support from an international team of experts; mentoring and professional development opportunities

Wellbeing
  • 2 days paid leave per year for volunteering
  • Minimum of 27 holiday days per calendar year
  • Online sports courses, wellbeing, and nutrition advice offered by Humanoo personal wellbeing coach app
  • Mental wellbeing support by our Employee Assistance Program and professional consultants to help you find health resources

Flexibility
  • Flexible working hours
  • Relocation assistance for internationals
  • If you work from an office in your role, a choice of office equipment to be delivered to you, to support you working from home due to COVID-19 safety

Financial
  • Access to the employee shares program
  • 40% shopping discount on products shipped and sold by Zalando, and 30% discount on Zalando Lounge
  • Discounts from a wide range of external partners

Family
  • Employee parents' forums and employee resource group
  • Supported transition into and out of parental leave, with a buddy and re-onboarding plan
  • 3 fully-paid child sick days per year
  • Free counseling, assistance, and referral service for all matters concerning yourself and your family via the F├╝rstenberg Institute


ABOUT ZALANDO

It's the perfect time to join Zalando on our journey, from being a pioneer in the world of e-commerce, to the starting point for fashion in Europe. We connect customers, brands, and partners across 23 markets.

Help us drive digital and sustainable solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 46 million active customers through a team of diverse skill-sets, cultural backgrounds, and interests.

Our values: https://jobs.zalando.com/en/our-founding-mindset

do.More - our sustainability strategy: https://corporate.zalando.com/en/sustainability

Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/insidezalando

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

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