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Welcome to Vorwerk – as a Project Manager Operations & Warehouses

Life is full of contradictions. We prove that these can be perfectly united, not only with our innovative products, but also with exciting opportunities for experienced professionals. If you are a forward-thinker and strategist who wants to make things happen, we offer you the space to pursue your ideas. Shape the future of Vorwerk with us.
 

We are an international, family-owned company offering to our employees and sales advisors a wide variety of prospects. The successful direct sales concept, fascinating well-known brands as well as long-term perspectives form perfect conditions for dedicated people to take the opportunity to actively shape their future with us. 

Vorwerk International Strecker & Co. belongs to the German family-owned company Vorwerk that has been operating in Wuppertal for more than 130 years. From the strategic head offices in Freienbach, the Kobold and Thermomix divisions are managed.

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For the implementation of our new supply chain strategy, we are currently looking for an experienced Project Manager with a Background in Operations & Warehouses.

JOB RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Capacity planning and prioritizing of projects
  • Managing logistics supplier operations
  • Implementation of projects according to internal project Management standards
  • Secure project timelines, budgets and development of counter measures in case of deviation
  • Execution of tenders, vendor selection and negotiation of contracts
  • Establishing performance and impact tracking to allow benchmarking, and continuous improvement
  • Contact person for central functions on Vorwerk International Level
  • Economic evaluation of process changes and project Impacts
  • Optimization and standardization of processes regarding benchmarks, tenders and Projects
  • Supporting the budgeting process
  • Definition of KPI’s regarding projects and selected suppliers

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Academic background with Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Operations, Economics and/or Management with additional degrees (e.g. certifications in Procurement and Supply Chain Management)
  • Minimum five years’ experience in a logistics function preferably in the consumer goods or relevant industries
  • Good knowledge of B2C structures and 3PL processes
  • Track record in Project Management
  • Good ERP knowledge, SAP is beneficial
  • Strong negotiations, communication and presentations skills
  • Team oriented with good intercultural skills
  • Fluent in German and English, any other european language of advantage
  • Resilient and target oriented
  • Willingness to travel
 

Contact:

Vorwerk International Strecker & Co.
Gerard Scharm


0447860147
www.vorwerk.com