Transport Specialist – Logistics
What's the role?
We are looking for a service-oriented employee (m/w) who is passionate about managing transportation services, with emphasis on parcels, general cargo, long goods, construction site services and project business. He/She ensures the highest possible service levels for our customers at optimal logistics costs.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With 29,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.
What does the role involve?
You are responsible for the further development of logistics & transport services, for the cost control of national and international transports and the associated administrative and operational tasks for the Countries of BG, RO, GR and other Balkans Countries. In addition, you work on the planning and realization of transport concepts and projects within Southern Europe.
You are always up to date with innovation, analyzing the market and you are motivated to continuously implement possible improvement measures. The aim is to keep our customers' service extremely high at the optimum costs, which is why it is important to take the feedback of customers and internal employees seriously, and to actively optimize transport costs to optimize service and productivity and to optimize costs sustainably.
Your tasks as a transport manager include the execution of transport tenders, evaluation of transport services and implementation of new transport service providers.
What do we offer?
We create the prerequisites for you to be able to do an outstanding job and so that you can develop personally and professionally. This includes a basic training to get to know our product range, a corresponding competence development, a professional working environment and a friendly and supportive team. In addition to attractive pay and benefits, you will also find a unique corporate culture that will allow you to share your ideas. You will be included in an international team where you have the opportunity to personally exchange views and learn from the practices of other market organizations.
Why should you apply?
Because you are setting your ambitious goals and giving everything every day to achieve them. You think around the corner and like to go the unconventional way. At the same time, you stay on the point, you are very resilient and can motivate yourself by bringing in your previous competencies in a new environment and want to develop further. In addition, you have fun with the team to exploit all possibilities.
What you need is:
- Completed university studies (Master / Diploma), ideally with a focus on logistics
- At least 2 years professional experience in logistics / transport management
- Project management skills and the ability to work together across departments and Countries
- High social competence, team spirit and high customer orientation
- Solid analytical thinking and structured approach to problem solving
- Excellent communication, presentation, and negotiation skills
- Very strong organizational skills in terms of prioritizing and supporting various initiatives
- Versatile handling of MS Office, SAP and databases
- Excellent communication in English in spoken and written
- Interest and will to constantly develop personally and professionally
If the selection criteria are satisfied you will be informed for the exact day/ time of the 1st Stage of the recruitment process. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality.
“You get a unique opportunity to experience all different functions of the supply chain – and, for many people, to do it overseas. We really encourage our teams to challenge the way things are done. If you can make a process simpler, do it, show us.”