Are you looking to develop your career in managing the complete Warehouse Operations of Vanderlande Veghel, and satisfy your ambitions at a company where you can aspire to new heights, enjoy personal growth and thrive on achievement?
At Vanderlande, we are seeking passionate and ambitious people, capable of making a positive impact on Inbound, Pick/Pack and Outbound for regular and Projects in Supply Chain Center Europe, while developing a prosperous career in a fast-paced international environment.
As Manager Engineering you are responsible for managing a multidisciplinary engineering unit in the Warehouse Solutions department with 50+ engineers and growing. Together with the Group Leaders directly reporting to you, you are responsible for the tactical and strategic resource planning and growth plans, for monitoring all projects executed in your department, have a clear view on risks and opportunities both for the projects as well as for the department, and contribute and stimulate continuous improvement and increase the efficiency of your department.
Your qualifications and skills
To be successful in this role, you have at least a Bachelor or Master degree in a technical area with at least 5 years of experience in a managing position in project execution or line management in an industrial automation environment.
A strong communicator with a people first mentality
Able to oversee projects, mitigate risks and manage escalations
Ability to extract department vision and strategy from the company strategy
Steer and control department on budget, costs and performance
Experience with project execution according predefined engineering process
Drive for continuous improvement (process, tooling, people, organization)
Good command of the English language is required, Dutch is preferred
Willing to travel internationally (15%)
Vanderlande is the global leader for value-added logistic process automation at airports and in the parcel market, as well as a leading supplier of process automation solutions for warehouses. In this world of technology, we believe in people – especially those who are totally dedicated, customer-driven and keen to continue learning throughout their career.
This is embraced by our Vanderlande Academy and International Talent Development programmes, with over 800 courses conducted every year. The focus is on freedom while being trusted to deliver, and this is one of the reasons why we received the highest rating of three stars in the Best Employer survey (The Netherlands).
If you’re ambitious and take your long-term career seriously, then please contact us to explore this global opportunity to join a company at the top of its game. For more information or to apply for this challenging position, please visit careers.vanderlande.com
If the challenging profile of Manager Engineering appeals to you, apply now by filling in the application form and uploading your CV and cover letter. For more information about this vacancy, please contact Mirre Sengers, Senior Recruiter (+31 413 493 279)