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Operations Director

Date: 26-Dec-2018

Location: Gromadka, PL

Company: XPO Logistics

PEOPLE, TECHNOLOGY, ASSETS and EXPERTISE that work together around the globe to help our customers succeed. Want a small taste of life at XPO Contract Logistics? Then sink your teeth into one of our big opportunities.

LOGISTICS DONE DIFFERENTLY.

AT XPO Logistics, we know our employees are at the heart of our success.

OPERATIONS DIRECTOR  is a management role that is accountable for the overall warehouse operations.

If you’re looking for a growth opportunity and a better lifestyle, join us at XPO Contract Logistics.

LOCALIZATION: Osła k. Legnicy, Legnicka Specjalna Strefa Ekonomiczna, Poland

PAY, BENEFITS AND MORE.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a diversified benefits package, including medical & life insurance, lunch for free, transportation and more. 

WHAT YOU’LL DO ON A TYPICAL DAY

·       Communicating regularly and appropriately with the customer representatives and 3rd party contractors

·       Ensure all customer service issues are actioned in a timely and professional manner

·       Organizing and managing teams, evaluating performance and assuring succession planning

·       Ensure all individuals have the right skills to do their jobs effectively and where skills gaps are identified ensure training is organized to meet operational standards

·       Ensure operational plans including labor are developed and implemented to ensure the achievement of business objectives

·       Define, compile and analyze agreed KPI’s information to ensure optimal efficiency and performance

·       Review and monitor internal processes both operational and people related to ensure optimum efficiencies

·       Monitor financial performance, identify costs saving initiatives and implement corrective actions where appropriate to maximize the efficiency of the site. 

·       Driving Behavioral Safety towards a zero accident environment.

WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED AT XPO?

·       7-8 years of relevant professional experience, including a senior logistics position as a site or operations manager

·       Logistics industry knowledge with strong people management acumen

·       Understanding of the all operational processes in the logistics warehouse

·       Good working knowledge of applicable legislation (contract with customer, labor law)

·       Proficiency with computer software including ERP, MS Office applications

·       Capability to organize and lead big teams through the strategy & plans communication to assure objectives delivery

·       Impactful communication & cross- departmental cooperation characterized by listening and dialogue

·       Pro-active approach, continuous improvement philosophy lead

·       Advanced Polish and English language skills

We pride ourselves on having a high performing and collaborative culture where we offer support and development to enhance your career and develop your knowledge and skills. In return for your commitment, drive and enthusiasm, we offer top attractive place to work in the region.

So if you’re ready to take one big step forward and be part of the future of our business, your ideal career is just one small click away.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oreal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

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.