Senior Warehouse Manager, Dairy - Stockholm

Stockholm Dairy is currently looking for a new Senior Warehouse Manager who will be part of the dairy management team and lead an organization of 300+ individuals with nine direct reports.

“You will join our dairy management team and lead our warehouse operation. We are in a very exciting time of change with a clear plan for the dairy to reach the next step in our evolution for operational excellence. You will play a very important part setting the strategy going forward, executing improvements and securing our everyday operations, “says Site Director Martin Stangdell.

Our warehouse operation is an extremely important part of our supply chain and this role provides an excellent opportunity to lead an organization which strives to be best in class. Being part of the dairy management team, the successful candidate is expected to influence and drive the whole dairy organization and Arla’s logistics set-up forward.

About the job

The dairy has three core operational assignments; production, warehousing and distribution. In addition, important support functions secure and support operational excellence through Maintenance, Technology Development, QEHS, HR and Finance. The Senior Warehouse Manager will lead and develop the warehouse operation with the warehouse management team consisting of nine first line leaders.

With daily shipments to thousands of customers across mid-Sweden the warehouse operation is a 24/7/365 set-up. We store and pack products from our own production, but also from other dairies across the Arla network, which are distributed together to our customers from our warehouse.

The Senior Warehouse Manager will be a key player with regards to setting the strategy, delivering daily performance and implementing improvements. Areas of responsibility include;

  • Delivering on operational targets
  • Full financial responsibility with strong focus on optimizing cost control
  • Securing quality across the operations
  • Setting and executing on a clear health & safety agenda
  • Recruitments and other HR related areas

A key area will be to secure a daily operation with high focus on productivity by inspiring our warehouse co-workers who are the greatest asset. In the daily work you will combine a strategic mind-set with a clear operational focus providing leadership, clear vision and focus on priorities to direct reports and co-workers.

Who are you?

To be successful in this role you will be educated to university degree level and have significant supply chain or logistics experience preferably from the FMCG area. Strong communication skills are essential for this position along with the ability to work well with others as part of a team.

Furthermore, the Senior Warehouse Manager will bring a strong business acumen and understand logistics as one key driver contributing to overall business success.  Strong and proven operational leadership in logistics is key. The successful candidate shall have high degree of drive, energy and clear result orientation. Experience in developing organizations and team leaders is essential.

What do we offer?

  • An exciting workplace with high pace
  • Joining a great team with high drive
  • High level of independency setting targets and executing them

We’re committed to professional development and promoting from within. Our positive and collaborative culture will bring out the best in you. And you’ll join a market leader who produces nutritious household-favorite brands in a way that make things better for our customers, the farmers who own us, and the whole world.

Application and contact

If you want to drive innovation and help shape the industry, then seize this exciting opportunity. Please apply no later than 18/11-2018.

For additional information, please call Site Director - Martin Stangdell on +46-70-297 31 33.

Please apply via this link