Applied Medical

Team Leader Warehouse

Category (Portal Searching) Warehouse / Logistics
Job Locations NL-Amersfoort

Overview

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At Applied Medical, we are committed to making a meaningful, positive difference, each and every day. Within our European headquarters in Amersfoort (NL), we develop, manufacture and support the implementation of our advanced medical devices across Europe and the MENA region. Applied’s team members enjoy working in an international environment, in which people of diverse backgrounds are valued, challenged, and acknowledged. We support our team members by giving them opportunities for ongoing learning and education, possibilities to take part in community volunteering activities and a variety of onsite exercise classes and health activities.

 

If you are passionate about working in an organization that allows you to make decisions based upon what is right for the patient, customer, community and environment, Applied Medical is the place for you.

Job Description

Are you a hands-on team leader who uses social and practical IT skills to both run and improve operations? Do you like collaborating with several departments and coaching your team? As Team Leader Warehouse you will be responsible for managing the variety of tasks of the Warehouse Support Team. The team consists of approximately 6 team members and ensures optimal logistic operations that serve the warehouse, other internal departments and our customers. This position includes hands-on work in the warehouse and management tasks such as coaching team members, planning according to set priorities, administration and improvement projects of both team members and processes.

 

The Warehouse Support Team consists of three different sub-teams. The Administration Team looks after the progress of the orders in our system and the communication of these. The Inbound Team receives the goods, does the placement in our bulk storage and looks after replenishment of the stock for order picking. The Transport Team coordinates the shipment for the outgoing orders to our European, Middle East and African customers.

 

The Team Leader Warehouse works in a team of material handlers and supervisors. You report to the Director Supply Chain. You interact with other warehouse teams, Customer Service and the Planning departments in Europe and in the US.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Contribute to warehouse activities to make sure we serve our customers
  • Responsible for effective and efficient processing of activities by the team, including setting priorities and training
  • Continuously manage the team members on the floor to improve individual and team performance, including performance reviews and appraisals
  • Establish an excellent level of communication and administration, both for the team and internal departments
  • Maintain team members’ performance and order processing KPI’s
  • Understand and follow Applied Medical’s Quality Systems (QS) and Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) policy
  • Make suggestions for improvements within the department and the organization
  • Hire new team members if applicable

Requirements

  • MBO/HBO education level
  • At least five years’ work experience working in a warehouse environment 
  • Strong people management skills acquired in a team manager, supervisor and/or lead position
  • Excellent communication skills in both English and Dutch
  • Curious to identify and implement improvements
  • Strong practical IT skills, which means good knowledge of MS office, especially of Excel
  • Experience with SAP
  • Knowledge of international transport is considered a plus
  • Affinity with the Medical Industry is beneficial
  • Work experience in an international environment is preferred

We Offer

  • Good remuneration package including pension and 27 vacation days
  • Travel allowance and health insurance benefits
  • Opportunity for personal development and continuous learning
  • Education reimbursement program
  • An informal and international work environment with over 35 nationalities
  • Teambuilding and volunteer opportunities
  • Onsite group exercise classes and health activities

Interested?


Are you an individual who thrives in a fast-paced, challenging, and professional, yet casual business environment? We are looking forward to receiving your application. For more information regarding our hiring process, click here.

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