Netherlands, Amsterdam, Beauty Care

Manager Logistics


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


  • Identify and mange improvement projects with operational focus in logistics 
  • Drive logistics projects to success by application of project management method, coaching of project team, proper escalation management and continuously monitoring and reporting of progress within framework and target 
  • Review and propose improvements of logistics processes, system and operation (LE) 
  • Development and implementation of sustainability initiative to improve carbon foot print of the logistics footprint 
  • Identification of “best practices” and know-how transfer between stakeholder 
  • Support of the international team with experience and know-how of logistics operational process 
  • Elaborate xBu potentials to improve service e level, cost and efforts 
  • Global steering of regions and purchasing in the context of transportation tender 
  • Representing global logistics in steering committees for i.e. projects, tender 
  • Monitoring supplier performance and related corrective actions 


  • Minimum of 10 year’s experience in logistics and understanding of supply chain trade-offs
  • Experience with trade logistics, customer collaboration preferred 
  • Knowledge of the logistics market, general industry information and customer development
  • Excellent communication skills with influencing and convincing abilities 
  • Ability to cooperate and lead international cross-functional teams 
  • Project management knowledge and team player attitude 
  • Analytical thinking and conceptual skills desirable 
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Transport Management Systems
JOB ID: 190004W5