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Logistic Supervisor in a R&D environment

Logistic Supervisor in a R&D environment

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Position Snapshot

 

Location: Orbe, Switzerland  
Company: Nestlé Product & Technology Center Beverage
Act. Rate: Full-Time 
Type of contract: Permanent contract 

 

Experience in operations leading teams 
5 years’ experience in the logistics field 
Agility in bringing a team structure – scope between 15-20 people 
Agility to bring continuous improvement/Lean methodologies and compliance mindset 
Fluent in French and English

 

Genuine opportunities for career and personal development
Modern “smart office” locations providing agile & collaborative workspaces
Dynamic international working environment
Attractive additional benefits 

Position Summary

 

As a Logistic Supervisor in a R&D environment, you will manage and guide logistics activities function to ensure effective and efficient execution of all services & collaboration on site. To make it happen you will manage a team made of logistics technicians, specialist and apprentices.

We offer a dynamic, inclusive, and international working environment with many opportunities across different companies, functions, and regions. Don’t miss the opportunity to join us and work with different teams in an agile and diverse context. 

A day in the life of a Logistics Supervisor

 

  • Ensure raw materials, packaging equipment and finished goods are available as per need (on time /on-quality) aligned with partners. (Pilot Plant Line Manager, Site Engineering Team Manager, Project Managers)
  • Ensure all material handling are in line with best practices/processes in place (from reception, to storage, picking & to expedition) according standards in place.
  • Operational reviews and cross-functional collaboration with the management in place & other departments to communicate, improve and challenge operational needs and efficiency.
  • Collaborate with internal Supply Chain (SC) stakeholders (purchasing/customs) on possible optimizations. (permanent stock, truck movements, expedition) 
  • Communicate logistics needs for budget Reviews to SC manager/department and ensure efficient use for areas in scope
  • Plan regular reviews with team members and follow-up on escalations/needs to support on any occurring issue.  
  • Ensure an adequate level of flexibility of structures & processes to meet ad-hoc customer’s needs & to adapt to changes in logistics/market environment.
  • Motivate and engage team and promote a safety and quality mindset within the teams.
  • Ensure all activities/services are performed in line with QA and Safety processes in place
  • Define & set adequate KPIs and ensure team maintenance and follow-up of KPIs (with required frequency, during convenient sessions and actioned based on results with corresponding stakeholders)
  • Streamline processes to drive productivity 

What will make you successful

 

  • Strong educational background in Logistics
  • 5 years’ experience in the logistics field/Operations experience in a factory
  • Previous experience as Team Manager is a must 
  • Good command of Master Office 365 tools (Excel, Word…)
  • Agility to drive an organizational change 
  • Fluent in French and English

 

At Nestlé, we want to help shape a better and healthier world, inspire people to live healthier lives and deliver impact at a scale and pace that makes a difference. We do this by fostering a diverse, friendly, supportive, and collaborative environment, that creates positive disruption, embraces innovation, and empowers people and teams to win. We aim to hire friendly, respectful, inspiring people who care about the people’s lives that we touch every single day.
Be a force for good. Join Nestlé and visit us on www.nestle.com.

.

Position Snapshot

 

Location: Orbe, Switzerland  
Company: Nestlé Product & Technology Center Beverage
Act. Rate: Full-Time 
Type of contract: Permanent contract 

 

Experience in operations leading teams 
5 years’ experience in the logistics field 
Agility in bringing a team structure – scope between 15-20 people 
Agility to bring continuous improvement/Lean methodologies and compliance mindset 
Fluent in French and English

 

Genuine opportunities for career and personal development
Modern “smart office” locations providing agile & collaborative workspaces
Dynamic international working environment
Attractive additional benefits 

Position Summary

 

As a Logistic Supervisor in a R&D environment, you will manage and guide logistics activities function to ensure effective and efficient execution of all services & collaboration on site. To make it happen you will manage a team made of logistics technicians, specialist and apprentices.

We offer a dynamic, inclusive, and international working environment with many opportunities across different companies, functions, and regions. Don’t miss the opportunity to join us and work with different teams in an agile and diverse context. 

A day in the life of a Logistics Supervisor

 

  • Ensure raw materials, packaging equipment and finished goods are available as per need (on time /on-quality) aligned with partners. (Pilot Plant Line Manager, Site Engineering Team Manager, Project Managers)
  • Ensure all material handling are in line with best practices/processes in place (from reception, to storage, picking & to expedition) according standards in place.
  • Operational reviews and cross-functional collaboration with the management in place & other departments to communicate, improve and challenge operational needs and efficiency.
  • Collaborate with internal Supply Chain (SC) stakeholders (purchasing/customs) on possible optimizations. (permanent stock, truck movements, expedition) 
  • Communicate logistics needs for budget Reviews to SC manager/department and ensure efficient use for areas in scope
  • Plan regular reviews with team members and follow-up on escalations/needs to support on any occurring issue.  
  • Ensure an adequate level of flexibility of structures & processes to meet ad-hoc customer’s needs & to adapt to changes in logistics/market environment.
  • Motivate and engage team and promote a safety and quality mindset within the teams.
  • Ensure all activities/services are performed in line with QA and Safety processes in place
  • Define & set adequate KPIs and ensure team maintenance and follow-up of KPIs (with required frequency, during convenient sessions and actioned based on results with corresponding stakeholders)
  • Streamline processes to drive productivity 

What will make you successful

 

  • Strong educational background in Logistics
  • 5 years’ experience in the logistics field/Operations experience in a factory
  • Previous experience as Team Manager is a must 
  • Good command of Master Office 365 tools (Excel, Word…)
  • Agility to drive an organizational change 
  • Fluent in French and English

 

At Nestlé, we want to help shape a better and healthier world, inspire people to live healthier lives and deliver impact at a scale and pace that makes a difference. We do this by fostering a diverse, friendly, supportive, and collaborative environment, that creates positive disruption, embraces innovation, and empowers people and teams to win. We aim to hire friendly, respectful, inspiring people who care about the people’s lives that we touch every single day.
Be a force for good. Join Nestlé and visit us on www.nestle.com.

Orbe, CH

Orbe, CH

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