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Operations Manager II

Working as Operations Manager at GXO Logistics - Tilburg II/III

Always wanted to have a career in retail and e-commerce fashion? We are looking for an Operations Manager at GXO Logistics (formerly known as XPO logistics). Do you have what it takes to manage an operation? 


What you do on a typical day

As Operations Manager at GXO Logistics you will work for one of the largest supply chain organizations in the world. You will be responsible for the daily management of the operation. In this role you are responsible for documenting and maintaining procedures that comply with company and customer obligations. You work together with the Site Manager to define requirements for the operation and to ensure the implementation of new strategies and initiatives. 


As Operations Manager you will focus on LEAN techniques, quality management and cost control to achieve business goals and profit levels, also to achieve sustained growth of the company and to build a long-term relationship with the customer on site. In this role you maintain a safe working environment and promote positive team dynamics. You continuously strive for improvement and you develop employees through training and coaching. 


In your role you’re going to lead and manage several Warehouse Managers, whom are responsible for different departments, such as: Outbound, Returns and Stock. In addition, you regularly consult with the customer, in which you determine the objectives for the short and long term. You will work together with departments, such as: IT, Facility, HR and Continuous Improvement. With this collaboration you will look at the processes and you will determine how to improve them. 


What gives you an extra chance of success at GXO

 You need at least the following:

  • You have a Bachelor or Master degree, preferably in the direction of business administration / logistics
  • You have at least 3 years of experience in a similar position
  • You are fluent in English and preferably Dutch
  • You have a great sense of responsibility
  • You are proactive, disciplined and customer oriented


Other things to remember

You will work as an Operations Manager in one of the most modern warehouses located in Tilburg (65.000m2). The team consists a mix of different nationalities who are young and old. The atmosphere that prevails is informal and pleasant. You will report your work and findings to the Site Manager. Please note that the operation of the distribution center is open 24/7. 


Want to know more about GXO Logistics? Watch the video below or visit our website


In short, this is the next place you want to work!

Send your resume and motivation letter to Marianne Escario, (+44 2038682662) and be part of a game changing logistic company! 


Acquisition as a result of this vacancy is not appreciated.




GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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