Location(s): Germany; Butzbach (Hessen) near Frankfurt
About Us: GE Healthcare provides transformational medical technologies and services to meet the demand for increased access, enhanced quality and more affordable healthcare around the world. GE works on things that matter - great people and technologies taking on tough challenges. From medical imaging, software & IT, patient monitoring and diagnostics to drug discovery, biopharmaceutical manufacturing technologies and performance improvement solutions, GE Healthcare helps medical professionals deliver great healthcare to their patients.
Role Summary: As the Logistics Operations Leader Germany and Austria f/m you will be responsible for the management of warehousing, consolidation, transportation in Germany and Austria. This includes initiating improvements in logistics operation & facilitates a strategic outlook that will better serve all stakeholders. The Logistics Leader f/m is acting as the single point of contact for all Logistics related topics for GE Healthcare Systems Service in the respective region.
In this role you will be responsible for the following tasks:
Acting as single point of contact for the Healthcare Systems Service organization and the different stakeholders
Overcome road blocks to ensure shipment is made in line with internal and external customers’ requirements
Establish and maintain focus on safety, driving 0 Lost Time Accident initiative
Develop, coach and lead the small local logistics team, setting measurable goals and objectives to evaluate success
Monitoring the operational performance and KPI’s of Logistics Service Providers
On Time Shipment and Spare-Parts Logistics for the Ultrasound and Diagnostic Imaging product lines
Parts Escalation process, Carrier follow up (delays)
Validation of KPI dashboards and communication of results & reports to stakeholders
Identification of (continuous) improvement opportunities at warehouse location
Project Management of outbound distribution optimization projects
Identification of saving opportunities for warehousing and transportation
Logistics Purchase Orders management and invoice approval and coordinate them with Freight Payment partners
Developing potential service providers jointly with the sourcing department
Coordination of Physical Inventory (PI) at the service providers warehouse and coordinate between the different departments as finance, OTR and others
He/She will be located in our Logistics Operations Centre in Butzbach - Magnapark.
Bachelor’s Degree or significant work experience in logistics, material management, warehousing, or supply chain management
Proven experience working in logistics, engineering, or supply chain management
Experience in Export management
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, i.e. Excel, Power Point, and Word
Full professional proficiency in German and English language
First experience in leading a team
Lean Expertise, including Lean Six Sigma process methodology
Strong communication and analytical skills, including experience with communicating with others from different counties and cultures
Ability to energize, develop and build rapport at all levels within the organization
Proven ability to execute, multi-task, and deliver on commitments
Experience working in a compliant supply chain and highly regulated industrial environment
Locations: Germany; Butzbach (Hessen) near Frankfurt
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