Transportation & logistics Lead

Jun 22, 2021

Job Description

230 mio! That’s the number of units of eye drops, eye-ointments, visco-elastic syringes and biotech pharmaceuticals that we manufacture on our production site. As transportation & logistics expert, you’re responsible to ensure perfect seamless execution of all our deliveries to our customers and guarantee on time deliveries of inbound flow for our production site.

Your responsibilities:
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to;

• Building and maintaining a strong team and high engagement through training, coaching, empowerment and development. (+- 10 FTE)
• Responsible for: handling all inbound and outbound logistics, financial/operations performance of the delivery activities including analytics and actions for continuous improvement.
• Work closely with global team in the selection and implementation of new logistic service providers to improve service levels and optimize transport costs
• Make operational agreements with transport companies, airlines, courier companies and shipping companies.
• Lead freight selections and negotiation for inbound and domestic flows
• Responsible for all trade compliance activities:
• Work closely with colleagues from customer service and warehouse to ensure logistics processes are running as smoothly and efficiently as possible
• Take a leading role in the implementation of new software to optimize transport and processes
• Initiate and lead service improvement initiatives. Create a pipeline of ideas that continuously improve results in transportation and transportation cost, and on-time delivery

Minimum Requirements

Novartis Technical Operations
Technical Operations
Full Time

Transportation & logistics Lead

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