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Network Design Manager

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
19 October, 2020

Job Description

As my client enters continued growth across their businesses, they are seeking a Network Design Manager, to review the current logistics footprint and manage the future network design. With a key site close to Frankfurt, our client is offering the successful candidate the chance to strategically manage third party suppliers and shape international growth. You will hold a pivotal role as the centralised logistics division evolves, as such you will be defining the future strategic role of the logistics function.


Network Design Manager, Flexible across Germany


As Network Design Manager, operating within a specialist consumer environment, you will report into the VP of Supply Chain and help define the local, central and global warehouse, DC and transportation strategy for the global business. You will evaluate current logistics processes, creating strong relationships with suppliers and stakeholders with a long term, sustainable view


You will have autonomy to shift regional processes into a new centralised function, aligning all areas of the business to achieve global synergy and exceed agreed targets.



As the Network Design Manager, we are looking for a high calibre leader with the following skill sets:

  • Educated to Degree or equivalent level
  • 10 plus years’ experience within a warehouse, distribution function based within an FMCG environment
  • Experience of using supply chain optimisation systems is a significant advantage 
  • Previously identified, led and successfully concluded projects with logistics and network planning 
  • Proven ability to manage suppliers as partners 
  • High level of PC literacy, able to organise, plan and innovate, exemplary presentation skills
  • Excellent working knowledge of ERP systems
  • Willing to travel circa 20+%


If you are interested in applying for the above role please email Or alternatively call Sienna Grey for a confidential chat on +41 41 5087007