Reference No: 7090
What’s the role?
You will be supporting the Distribution Manager on all Supply Chain Execution activities related to Regional Distribution Centre operations. You will participate in cross-functional activities/projects and assignments together with internal and external partners and continue to seek creative ways to improve the overall productivity of the organisation.
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 some 27,000 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?
As Distribution Specialist, you will be working on Import / Export, Warehouse and Transport Management, and from an operational perspective this will involve you being the interface with service providers to ensure on-time imports/exports of shipments whilst understanding and ensuring compliance to regulations. The interface is also for warehousing operations including inbound, inventory management, outbound, reverse logistics, and administrative activities to ensure customer and business requirements are met. You will track, troubleshoot and handle complaints associated with transport operations and work closely with other departments (Customer Services, Sales, Material Management & Finance) to ensure better services to our customers.
You will also work on process improvement through lean management tools, adapting global standards/guidelines and solve root cause issues to achieve cost productivity, efficiencies, and/or service improvements. You will conduct necessary audits and checks for process compliance to ensure that risk mitigating controls are in place within all aspects of operations. From a controlling aspect, you will ensure cost management and invoice control/audits and understand, interpret and communicate global KPIs and performance management reporting to all concerned stakeholders.
Our logistics operation is special because we own our whole supply chain, something that’s almost unique for a company of our size.
What do we offer?
Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you’re after.
Why should you apply?
Year upon year we are recognised as one of the top ‘Great Place to Work’ employers, both globally and locally. And when you meet us you’ll understand why. We have a diverse team of people with a variety of nationalities, backgrounds and experiences. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter where you’re from. With so many opportunities to develop your skills, you’ll find Logistics at Hilti a vibrant and rewarding place to progress your career.
What you need is:
A minimum of 3 years of Logistics Experience (import/export, warehouse/transportation management, etc.)
A Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Logistics, or Supply Chain Management or a related field
Strong Microsoft and PC skills; analytical skills and a mathematical aptitude
Prior experience in using Excel for analytical purposes
SAP knowledge is a plus
The ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, and to be detail oriented and well organised
Proven success in working to strict deadlines
Strong communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
A high level of motivation, customer focus, and a continuous improvement mentality
Willing to work in an operational role, within an office environment
We look forward to receiving your application!