The Site Development Manager at DHL Supply Chain is responsible for the optimization, improvement and standardization of our business in close cooperation with our sites and business units. Together with the team you will ensure that existing and new business runs successful and is continuously improving.
For our business unit South East in the Netherlands we are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced: SITE DEVELOPMENT MANAGER 

  • Drive the Operations Excellence agenda in the business;
  • Act as a spokes- and sparring person for the site management teams and BU director;
  • Act as a linking, connecting pin for the BU management for strategic Operations Excellence topics and related information channeling (vice versa);
  • Manage Site Development Plans (for each individual site) for our sites as the agreed action plan between SDM and Site Management;
  • Deploy and manage strategic programs via the Site Development Plans;
  • Make sure that relevant innovations are identified and deployed as well as our GoGreen solutions;
  • Support the sites with the interpretation and action definition of the monthly Site Dashboard; 
  • Together with the CI team and Logistic Engineers develop and incubate new improvement and innovation topics that help our operations and customers;
  • Stimulate and activate improvement of performance on existing sites and safeguard productivity and efficiency in our renewals and in new customer bids;
  • Make use of, and share best practices from the sites in or outside your area;
  • Support OMS implementations in your area, acting as an “ambassador”;
  • Support sites in LPMC improvement action driving and follow-up;
  • Lead innovation and standardization projects together with the sites. 

Tasks, related with the responsibilities above:
  • Support ADM with renewals of existing business, improvements to the customer offering, and small bids;
  • Monitor and challenge PER, PER implementation status and productivity targets;
  • Structured Gemba’s, to check operational status of sites, standardization and programs (PER, Performance Dialogues, OMS).

The Site Development Manager reports to the VP Operations Excellence Benelux & Nordics and is part of the Benelux Operations Excellence MT. In a dotted line the Site Development Manager is part of the BU MT. 
The Site Development Manager is hierarchical responsible for a small team of local Logistic Engineers. 

What can we offer you:
  • A full time job (32 to 40 hours per week is negotiable)
  • A good salary conform RCS I (upward of €5450,- bruto)
  • Great secundary working conditions
  • A job at the numer 1 of the Top 100 Logistical Service Providers 2022 List. Working at a company this big, comes with a lot of growing opportunities, both national and international.

Job requirements:
  • Minimum Bachelor degree in Logistics, Operational Management or comparable;
  • Broad experience in a leadership role in Logistics Operational Management, Logistics site-management or Continuous Improvement in Logistics environment (or relevant, comparable experience);
  • Experience with engineering or analysis tools, like value steam mapping, work study methodology e.g.;
  • Experience of lean methodology and a continuous improvement approach;
  • Influence skills , negotiation skills, project management skills;
  • Dutch and English, both spoken and written;
  • Ability to work and travel in Netherlands (and Belgium).
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