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Regional Logistics & Warehousing Manager, EMEA (6 Month FTC)

Lime

Lime

Operations
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2023
Lime is the world's largest shared electric vehicle company. We’re on a mission to build a future where transportation is shared, affordable and carbon-free. Our electric bikes and scooters have powered 400+ million rides in 250+ cities on 5 continents, replacing an estimated 100+ million car trips. Named a Time 100 Most Influential Company and Fast Company Brand That Matters, we achieved a fully profitable year in 2022, becoming the first in our industry to reach this milestone.
Lime is looking for a strategic, analytical, and transformational Regional Logistics & Warehousing Manager for its global supply chain team, reporting into the Head of Global Logistics & Warehousing.. You will own all aspects of your region’s logistics services and warehouse operations for Supply Chain.
The ideal candidate will have experience working in rapidly evolving, high growth, global environments, with a track record of driving operational and logistics services transformation, excellence and scalability. You are a collaborative business partner, with the ability to support, influence and drive strategic initiatives. You are data-driven, innovative, and resilient. You are a continuous learner, and thrive on your ability to solve complex problems that deliver meaningful and sustainable competitive advantage.

What You'll Do:

  • Quickly assess the region’s operations, data & reporting requirements, working with the Director of Global Logistics & Warehousing to generate a plan of action utilising current systems and resources
  • Manage the region’s import, export and domestic distribution functions
  • Direct, optimise and manage order to delivery cycle process
  • Manage your local service providers and serve as point of escalation for your regional team
  • Develop and maintain metrics and analyse data to assess your region’s performance and implement improvements or corrective actions where necessary
  • Work cross functionally for budgeting, purchasing, accruals and reconciliations
  • Ensure compliance with the inventory management team’s principles and processes
  • Support timely and accurate invoice validation and approvals, if required work with providers to perform root cause analysis regarding discrepancies
  • Work with the global logistics team to identify areas of improvement and opportunities to increase efficiencies and implement corrective actions and streamlined processes; strive to implement uniform process improvements globally
  • Manage, lead and develop your team to foster their growth and achieve our goals
  • Oversee regional warehouse operations and fulfillment activities
  • Lead your region’s compliance with EHS and DG requirements
  • Lead your region’s compliance with EHS and DG requirements
  • Stay up to date with all relative duties, tariffs, VAT and customs requirements for your region’s activities

About You:

  • 8+ years of experience working within a global logistics operation
  • Experience managing direct reports
  • Effective at managing deliverables for global warehousing and logistics
  • Prior 3PL and LSP relationship management experience
  • Experience with RFP facilitation for warehousing and logistics services
  • Background in operations planning, inventory management, and DC pick / pack and order flow processes
  • Solid understanding of WMS and TMS platform functionality
  • Comfortable presenting metrics and operational updates to leadership
  • Strong problem solving skills with ability to influence
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skillsExperience with NetSuite (or other ERP), WMS and TMS platforms
  • Bachelor's Degree
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Why Lime?
When you join Lime, you join a global community of smart, caring, talented individuals working together to deliver world-changing results; striving to create an experience that enables Limers to do their best work. Here are some ways we support and invest in our team:
Competitive salaries, performance-based annual bonus and pre-IPO equity
Health and wellness offerings for all team members starting day one including access to top-tier fitness and mindfulness apps
Flexible vacation policies with ample paid holidays tailored to country of residence
Fully-paid leave following the birth or adoption of a child and financial, medical and educational support for Limers pursuing parenthood
Support for retirement and financial goals with unlimited access to financial advisors
Unlimited, complimentary use of our vehicles in hundreds of cities around the world
Professional growth opportunities through quarterly learning days and top-tier tools
Opportunities to connect across teams and locations to network, socialize and volunteer
Culture of belonging with Employee Resource Groups that engage and promote cultural awareness and DEI training across all functions
Consistent recognition of great work through meaningful rewards and career advancements
Benefits and perks vary depending on the nature of your employment and country of residence. Terms and conditions may apply.
If you want to make an impact, Lime is the place for you. Not sure if you meet all the qualifications? If this role excites you we encourage you to apply. Explore all opportunities on our career page.
Lime is an Equal Opportunity Employer, but that’s just the start. We believe different perspectives help us grow and achieve more. That’s why we’re dedicated to hiring and developing the most talented and globally diverse team – which includes individuals with different backgrounds, abilities, identities and experiences.