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Group Leader Logistics Network and Warehouse Operations

Selecta AG


Group Leader Logistics Network and Warehouse Operations

Group Leader Logistics Network and Warehouse Operations

Selecta is Europe's leading route-based, self-service provider offering great quality coffee and convenience food solutions in the workplace and public spaces. Every day we serve tasty beverages and snacks to more than 10 million people at our 475,000 points of sale in 16 countries across Europe through vending services and solutions companies in all business segments. With an annual turnover of €1.0 billion, we owe our success to our ca. 8,000 highly skilled, dedicated and passionate Selecta employees who are committed to creating millions of moments of JOY for our clients and their consumers every day! Which is why we strive to offer safe and desirable jobs, focused on personal development and mobility.

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Main duties

  • Group Lead for Retail and Service Logistics Network and Warehouse Operations
  • Optimization of Group’s logistics network and design based on best-in-class quality levels and at industry-leading costs
  • Increase of staff productivity, logistics footprint and reduce “cost-to-serve” in logistics
  • Standardize and optimize warehouse operations, leading to significant reduction in costs, labour and waste
  • Optimize warehouse, cross-docking, transport, machine refilling and cleaning operations for fresh food and “cold-chain” operations
  • Responsible for developing initiatives to optimize operational excellence across Group
  • Key expert for Selecta’s Group-wide logistic and warehouse operations
  • Responsible for the monitoring and further developing the efficiency of logistics hub structure

Professional competence

  • 10+ years logistics planning, execution, retail or Horeca and/or service logistics including warehouse operations and logistics consulting
  • Significant understanding of logistics operations and planning capabilities and essential core processes
  • Experience in Transformations and Change Management
  • In-depth knowledge of computer and office tools: knowledge of data visualisation software is a must
  • Strong analytical mindset, ability to process large volumes of data, derive meaningful actions and concise data reports
  • Strong project management skills, experience in service and client-oriented companies
  • Great interest in new technologies, digitisation, data analytics
  • A problem-solver mindset, centred around the willingness to resolve current challenges and build better solutions for the future
  • Self-starter, motivated and able to work autonomously
  • A natural leadership and team builder
  • Excellent organisational skills. Able to manage a large number of ongoing projects and prioritise appropriately
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Engineering, Finance or commercial background with a Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Further education in Project Management (e.g. PMI)
  • Languages: English C2 or native, further languages are a plus University degree (Bachelor or Master) in Business Administration or equivalent education


  • Develop Selecta’s footprint for logistics network design, warehouse operations and cross-docking
  • Design Selecta’s leading retail- and service-logistics network as well as a new hub structure across all countries
  • Run assessments of all European warehouse operations
  • Manage Country Service Leaders across Group


Able to travel up to 40% in Europe.

At Selecta, we are committed to equal opportunities, diversity and inclusion, embracing our differences to achieve our common goal. We are united in our principle of making people feel great and we are grounded by our purpose to create more moments of joy for everyone through our ways of working.

Please send your complete application (incl. CV, Motivation Letter, Diploma, Reference Letters).


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We kindly ask you to apply on the Selecta career portal. Unfortunately, we cannot consider applications by email or post.