Logistics Team Leader

Posting Date:  Nov 29, 2023

Maia, PT

Business Area:  Supply Chain
Company:  Körber Supply Chain PT S.A.

Logistics Team Leader

The Körber Group is an international technology group with around 10,000 employees all over the world. It unites technologically leading companies with more than 100 production, service and sales locations and offers its customers solutions, products and services in the Business Areas of Körber Digital, Supply Chain, Pharma Systems, Tissue and Tobacco.

The Supply Chain Business Area is the leading supplier of fully-integrated solutions for optimizing complex internal and external logistics processes. Under a common roof, the companies of this Business Area offer solutions in the fields of warehouse and conveying technology, palletization plants, software and logistics network controls as well as system integration.


Your role in our team

  • Responsible for strategy, planning, leadership and coordination of the performance of the entire inbound, internal log, outbound and transport system. 
  • Ensure the accuracy of the inventory figures, through the physical movements of materials in line with the management systems (ERP) and the execution of the legally required annual inventory.
  • Supervise the existent stocks, analyzing rotation, value and interfacing with Purchasing and MRP controlling to fine tune the amount on stock according to project pipeline.


Key Responsibilities

  • Evaluate all logistics processes of inbound, intralogistics, outbound, and transportation, developing improvement plans, innovation projects and short and long term goals.
  • Coordinate all resources allocated to supply, intralogistics, distribution and transportation services to ensure that the explicit and implicit needs of the company and its customers (internal and external) are met in a timely manner.
  • Manage the costs associated with the resources (human, technical and FSE's) applied to logistics, in order to maximize efficiency and absolute synchronism (time, place, quantity and quality) of the organization's needs.
  • Train, lead and motivate the Logistics team, in order to develop their diverse technical and behavioral competencies, ensuring the induction of adequate training, to each profile. Establish expectations / goals and measure performance.
  • Promote in the team the need to establish and maintain professional and cordial relationships with customers (internal and external), suppliers, business partners and other stakeholders. Resolve conflicts between employees, departments, and other entities as required.
  • Promote the continuous improvement process, often re-evaluating processes and working methods. Ensure compliance with the company's policy for quality, environment and safety
  • Contributes with tactical and operational inputs to support executive direction in decision-making, related to planning, budget, economic / financial control and human resources, in order to achieve the objectives that the organization has proposed.


Your profile

  • Degree in Logistics or Engineering Industrial Management with specialization in Logistics
  • Minimum 5 years experience in similar functions and Team Management
  • Good Planning and Organization Skills
  • Resilience when dealing with different stakeholders and priorities
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Solid knowledge of financial management
  • Experience with SAP
  • English: fluent (both verbal and written)


Your working environment at Körber

  •  At the heart of every solution, every success is a team of dedicated professionals willing to help each other while bringing creativity and energy to every project. Körber Supply Chain is the embodiment of this.
  •  Home to hundreds of the best minds in the industry, spanning technology for warehousing, logistics, transportation, and more, you’ll work with some of the biggest brands in the world and empower smaller players to disrupt the market—maybe even change the world. Turn your passion into a fulfilling career with Körber Supply Chain!


Your Benefits

  • Exciting tasks in a fast-growing, future-oriented industry player;
  • Competitive salary package, with extra days off, including your birthday, flexible working hours, and remote work options;
  • Health insurance for the whole family;
  • Well-Being and Employee Assistance Program;
  • Active protocols with external partners and other caring perks (ex: fresh fruit, bread and yogurt);
  •  A pleasant and collaborative working atmosphere.


Can you find yourself in this profile and contribute to something big? Then you are right at Körber. We are looking forward to getting to know you!

Recruitment Team
For questions please contact us via jobs@koerber.com.
Please apply exclusively via the “Apply now” button.

For questions please contact us via jobs@koerber.com.
Please apply exclusively via the “Apply now” button.

The Körber Business Area Supply Chain is part of the international technology group Körber with about 13,000 employees and more than 100 locations worldwide. We uniquely provide a broad range of proven, end-to-end supply chain solutions fitting any business size, strategy or appetite for growth. Our customers conquer the complexity of the supply chain thanks to our portfolio that includes software, automation, mail and parcel solutions, voice solutions, robotics, and materials handling – plus the expertise to tie it all together. Körber helps to manage the supply chain as a competitive advantage. Conquer supply chain complexity – with Körber.

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