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Operations Expansion Project Manager (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full time - Düsseldorf
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As an e-commerce Marketplace, Metro Markets GmbH works with hundreds of vendors(suppliers) within Germany, Europe and beyond, managing thousands of products to deliver on our customer’s needs while providing great service.
 
We are currently looking for an exceptional “Operations Expansion Project Manager” to join our operations team at our Düsseldorf office. In this role you will be working closely with medium to large team of talented and passionate people.Some of your main responsibilities will include, but not limited to, the following: 

  • Working on the internationalization of our operations and logistics network throughout Europe
  • You will be responsible for the search of potential new sites and spaces for our Warehouses
  • Negotiating contracts, terms and conditions for renting sites, spaces and/or Warehouses
  • You manage to train product handlers, the sourcing of equipment, implement systems and handing the operations over to the business 
  • Delivering more capacity through additional space, end to end process diagnostics and manage lean transformation projects with several stakeholders to reduce process complexity and cost in our operations.
You've got
  • Proven ability to manage multiple different projects within various teams from the initiation to the implementation
  • Excellent communication skills (managing internal and external stakeholders) and the ability to build solid working relationships with colleagues, senior leadership, and external partners 
  • Experience in establishing warehouses in an e-commerce environment
  • Proven ability to assess, develop and deploy process improvements to operations shop floor
  • Experience in eCommerce Operations (ideally)
  • Lean / Six Sigma Green Belt (ideally)
  • Understanding of logistics processes, innovative ideas, and knowledge of industry standards
  • Fluent in both written and verbal communication in German and English (essential).
We've got
  • Over 55 different nationalities and a diverse set of competencies
  • A “greenfield” project – an agile environment with a start-up mentality, no bureaucracy, flat hierarchies and the courage to evaluate new approaches
  • Strongly motivated, international and collaborative teams
  • Hybrid working model within each team
  • The opportunity for you to become part of a growing e-commerce company.

Please apply with the English version of your CV and Cover Letter.  

To learn more about what we do and our Marketplace, please visit:
 
To learn more about what we do and our Marketplace, please visit: 
https://www.metro.de/marktplatz
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