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Antech Diagnostics Transportation Manager in Germany

About Us

At the heart of Antech are two foundational truths ‒ a deep affection for animals and a desire to see them live longer, healthier lives. We’re committed to supporting veterinary care teams with a flexible, ‘can-do’ spirit resulting in healthy pets, happy pet owners, and a high-performing practice.

Description

• Manage transportation and logistics performance, service delivery timing and budget.

• Provide technical support for logistics, especially on matters related to acquisitions, expansions and start-ups.

• Design and implement process improvements throughout the network including couriers, with a focus on improving service, footprint and profitability.

• Using a drive for results to support transportation and logistics excellence and innovation programs.

• Work collaboratively when communicating between operations, suppliers, customer service and sales teams.

• Leadership and participation in cross-functional, process improvement activities.

• Overall responsibility for auditing and coding of transportation related invoices.

• Reporting to cover performance and successes.

• Develop and implement applicable SOP’s and policies.

• Establish forums to ensure continuous business review to ensure optimisation with internal and external stakeholders.

• Provide input for manuals to capture relevant compliance for customs across the EU and North America.

Qualification

• C1 or business level English.

• Proven experience within European transportation and logistics management.

• Same day logistics, shipper, carrier or consulting firm experience is highly preferred.

• Bachelor or Master degree in a related field such as Supply Chain Management, Transportation, or Economics is desired.

• Strong focus on providing a quality service to internal and external customers.

• Experience with sourcing and contract negotiations with carriers/logistics providers.

• Proven leadership experience and ability to innovate, lead and implement process improvement projects.

• Experience collaborating with cross-functional stakeholders and internal teams to achieve business objectives.

• Excellent communication skills and ability to influence others to achieve objectives.

• Able to work under pressure in a team led environment.

• Strong analytical, problem-solving, and organisational skills

• Must be insurable and maintain a valid driver's license.

• Proficiency in transportation management software and related technologies.

• Intermediate to advanced Excel skills and working knowledge of other MS Office applications.

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