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Global Warehousing Engineer

Brand
Schiphol
Location
Schiphol
Hours per week
40 hours

 

GrandVision is a global leader in optical retailing and delivers high quality and affordable eye care to more and more customers around the world. The high quality eye care offered by GrandVision includes a wide range of services provided by its vision expert, prescription glasses including frames and lenses, contact lenses and contact lens care products, and sunglasses both plain and with prescription lenses. These products are offered through leading optical retail banners which operate more than 40 countries across Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Asia. GrandVision serves its customers in over 7,000 stores and with more than 37,000 employees which are proving every day that in EYE CARE, WE CARE MORE.

 

Some key figures:

  • 7,000+ stores in more than 40 countries
  • 30 retail banners
  • over 800,000 store visitors per day
  • ~17 million prescription glasses sold
  • Revenue 2018: EUR 3,7 billion
  • EBITDA 2018: EUR 576 million
  • Over 37,000 employees

 

Our vision is to provide high quality and affordable eye care to more and more people around the world. By doing so, GrandVision aspires to help them realize their full potential in life.

 

Developing Careers & Potential

 

Within all GrandVision companies we recruit for a career, not just a job. We are passionate about customer satisfaction and develop our people to look for growth potential within the job and within the company. Our preference is to always promote internally where possible. So, wherever people start, there’s always somewhere else to go. We strive for continuous improvement and our new recruits help us to further raise the future potential of our company. Our whole business is full of people who have gone on to achieve a successful career through experiencing a variety of different roles in different locations and area of our business. We continually support and develop our people who have the desire, ambition and potential to grow.

 

With customers, stores and employees located in over 40 countries, GrandVision shows diversity to be at the core of its success. Grandvision is a global company proud and committed to be an equal opportunity employer.

Job title

Global Warehousing Engineer

Reports to

Global Manufacturing Director

Main purpose of the role

Support RFH strategy deployment:

Co-design with OPCO’s team’s business ready logistics solutions, monitor achievements with standard KPIs:

  • store replenishment and show room model implementation ( focus on DSI improvement and store stock level)
  • ecom flows (delivery options, lead time and costs tender management) and track and trace solutions with OMS
  • Contact lenses subscription core model (assortment per country, orders and delivery options)
  • define OPCO’s logistics SLA ( quality,and service requirements, service’s costs)

Design the standard RFH network logistics tool core model:

  • validate RFH’s actual VSM and the “to be “model, Kaizen burst identification and CI action plan set up
  • drive the logistics EHS policy ( safety standards, waste and recycling management and improvement)
  • challenge software and hardware solutions in orders to improve productivity
  • accountable for physical layout and technical optimizations: ROI on automatize solutions and investments
  • define process self-inspection protocol

Enable interoperability between RFH: full OMS connectivity and operationality

    • VSM and logistics processes alignment: suppliers and packaging specifications, ABC cost model implementation
    • Back Up Plan for Latam and EU set up, update customs costs, lead time and constrains between RFH’s
    • PMO for global efulfilment solutions: international ecom platform

Evaluate solutions partner’s and non-dependency strategy

    • design the “to be” warehouse core model (automated solutions)
    • accountable for technical choices and supplierstenders
    • sponsor for warehouse automization projects within ours RFH’s

Support RFH efficiency:

Warehousing and logistics activities KPI design and implementation

    • organization and rituals alignment
    • set up the standard KPI’s tree for logistics focusing on activity and logistics P&L

Contribution to COGS definition

    • manage local and global transportation tenders ( lead time & cost) with OPCO’s teams
    • implement 100% of logistics flows in a unique and standard ABC model cost analysis
    • define services costs in line with RFHs budgets and OPCO’s volumes commitments

Implement new processes in link with cost controlling: new production ranges and expected savings

    • validate actual VSM, CI projects services or financial impact after implementation
    • update VSM, ABC model and P&L impacts

Required qualifications/ level of education

Master’s degree in engineering

Core competencies/Personal attributes

    • Data driven
    • Leadership and unifying project teams

Key skills, knowledge & experience

    • 5 to 7 years in industrial position, warehouse or logistics manager
    • WCS / WMS (Manhattan, SAP WM)
    • SAP PP
    • Freight knowledges (customs, DG goods, incoterms)

 

More about GrandVision: www.grandvision.com
Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/grandvision

Find our Annual Report here: http://annualreport.grandvision.com

NB. If you have not heard back from us after 27 days, please consider your application not to be succesful.  

Application process

1. Apply
2. Questionnaire & Recruiter call
3. 1st Interview
4. Online Assessment & 2nd Interview
5. Offer
6. Hired

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