Head of LOG Operations & Warehouse

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CrowdFarming (CF) is the first f2c (farmer to consumer) food marketplace that aims at reducing food waste through planned food production. We’ve launched in 2017 and we’re already revolutionizing the way consumers source their food across Europe. We believe that buying food directly from farmers is the most powerful everyday act available to anyone to create a positive social and environmental impact.

Our team is growing fast and we are looking for a Head of LOG Operations & Warehouse to join us in our headquarters in Madrid and work under the responsibility of our COO. We are currently building a revolutionary picking warehouse to facilitate the direct sales of farmers to end consumers aligned with our values 🍀

🎯 Your responsibilities...

- Manage logistics operations departments (picking warehouse and packaging) by creating the strategy, defining associated budget, organizing the team and ensuring an excellent communication with other departments.

- Oversee picking warehouse construction and formulate short and long term plans with a focus on: working with our engineering partners, setting up the right team and processes as well as overseeing new constructions of picking warehouses abroad if necessary.

- Collaborate with the product team to drive system and operational improvements.

- Implement policies and processes that reflect the overall strategy taking into account our priorities of sustainability and excellent quality of service and delivery of parcels to the end consumers.

- Maximize cost optimization, environmental impact and efficiency in the supply chain, and improve results through collaborative approach with suppliers by guaranteeing quality of shipments in time and costs, providing operational excellence and sharing best practices.

- Continually reassess processes ensuring they are as efficient as possible and scalable for projected growth YOY.

- Define KPIs to follow-up on our evolution

- Deliver weekly and monthly progress reports

- Manage contracts and develop long-term relationships with key stakeholders and define third-party agreements to be put in place.

✍ Your profile...

- MUST HAVE: You speak English fluently. Any other European language will be more than welcomed (Spanish, German, French…)

- You have a Master’s Degree in Logistics / Supply Chain / Procurement.

- You have worked as a Logistics or Operations manager for at least 5 years in an E-commerce, start-up or packaging company, overviewing warehouse operations.

- You have managed teams and know how to be a leader, who walks the talk.

- You have demonstrated solid project management skills.

- You are able to design processes and to optimize them when necessary.

- You possess a deep knowledge of packaging and dealing with warehouses.

- You excel at communicating, negotiating and solving problems.

- You are organised and have an analytical mindset.

- You are a data cruncher. 

- You have product management skills and knowledge of softwares for warehouse management.

- You are attracted to the start-up world and are ready to work for an extremely fast-growing company.

What we offer...

- A permanent contract

- Competitive salary plus a bonus and tailored benefits thanks to our flexible   compensation plan

- A highly motivated international team in a fast-growing start-up.

- An open corporate culture in which your ideas are welcome and eagerly awaited.

- Seasonal fruits and vegetables freshly harvested and sent with love right to our doorstep by our Farmers! 🍏

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

  • Employment type

    Full-time

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Madrid

Calle Anzuola, 9
28002 Madrid Directions imthissomeone@crowdfarming.com +34 911 233 195

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