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Warehouse Manager

Job Location: ​Ternat​

Company description

Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them. 

Diversity Statement

Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.

About the Role:

Organise and direct warehouse(s) activities to effectively manage the receipt, storage, selection, preparation, packaging, loading and dispatch of products to the customer in a timely, safe and optimal manner, involving both physical and information flows.

Main Responsibilities:

Steering of policies, organization of supervised activity
Define the strategy, orientations and objectives to be achieved by ensuring productivity and safety, efficient use of storage space, etc. ), processes, resources (human, material, budgetary, informational) of the warehouses, the action plan
Participate in the negotiation and follow up of contracts with external service providers
Define and follow up expenses and investments according to the budgetary framework proposed and validated with the hierarchy
Establish the warehousing policy (internal, external) and define the size of the sites (due to the season)
Provide technical/methodological support to colleagues in carrying out activities
Evaluate and/or anticipate malfunctions and make recommendations on handling/warehouse equipment requirements, cost containment, optimization of work processes, etc. 
Identify and implement productivity levers (reduction of logistics costs)
Propose areas of improvement from both a quantitative and qualitative point of view 
Guarantee of the quality of the service provided
Guarantee of the "price paid for pallets" in compliance with the established norms
Define, manage and lead the logistics KPI's of the activity

Manage the human resources of the organization within the framework of the activity and its fluctuations (recruitment, development of skills, work organization, evaluation, etc.) with the aim of optimizing both quality (organization, skills) and quantity (resources) 
Manage the social climate

Ensuring compliance 
Ensuring the safety of people and property
Analysing and anticipating the causes of non-compliance and implementing corrective actions

Who we are looking for:

Strong experience in Logistic and Management in an industrial or FMCG environment 
Capacity to participate in the definition of the Supply chain strategy
Trilingual in Dutch, French and English mandatory
Knowledge in SAP and Excel
Leadership – Supervision Team management: development, communication, organization… 
Relay of HR communication on the site

How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:

Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world. 

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