Join our HelloFresh family
At HelloFresh we love food & our mission is to change the way people eat forever. That change comes conveniently packaged in a box - a HelloFresh Box, filled with the best fresh ingredients.
With our meal boxes with easy to cook recipes & fresh ingredients, we are driving change in the quickly evolving food industry. From developing our recipes to delivering the boxes - the customer is at the center of everything we do. Our aim is to make every meal a moment to look forward to, for everyone at the table. No surprise then that data is our friend & for us, learning never stops. We make quick but informed decisions & as a fast-growing company, we value flexibility & speed.
HelloFresh needs you
For our young & passionate team in Nieuwegein, we are looking for a Head of Logistics. You will be part of the Benelux StrategyTeam. You will be end-responsible for the weekly delivery of our HelloFresh boxes to our customers with our own fleet. In this role, you will further shape the last mile delivery & linehaul processes of HelloFresh Benelux & have a direct impact on our service levels.
You will be responsible for a P&L managing multiple teams, focusing on our route planning, our fleet & our ground operations including multiple hubs. In total, you will be responsible for a team of hundreds of people, employed by HelloFresh or via our partners. You will be based in the logistics office in Nieuwegein, but will occasionally travel to visit our headquarters in Amsterdam, our DC in Bleiswijk & our logistics HUBs throughout the Benelux.
We are seeking an ambitious, forward-thinking & KPI-driven Head of Logistics to join our rapidly expanding operations team. Reporting to the COO, you will be directly responsible for all logistics activities for HelloFresh Benelux. Together with your team, you will develop & deliver a strategy that manages the entire insourced refrigerated last-mile delivery processes, so as to enhance business development & ensure sustainability & customer satisfaction objectives are met.
Are you the perfect Head of Logistics
You have a minimum 5 years of working experience in an operational role, ideally with experience in last-mile delivery operations. In the largest part of your career, you have been in a managerial role & have a track record of identifying operational improvements & influencing others to deliver change. You have experience in building & maintaining relationships with third parties. You are enjoying fast-paced environments & are able to make quick decisions despite ambiguity. As a strong connector, you are able to lead different teams & know how to motivate them to reach their goals. You have excellent interpersonal & communication skills with both technical & non-technical individuals. Continuous improvement, a can-do mentality, & target setting & budgeting are core business for you. You are fluent in English & Dutch; French is a plus.
What do we offer you?
- Make a serious impact on the entire logistics chain of HelloFresh Benelux;
- A lot of learning- & development opportunities within a young & dynamic e-commerce company;
- Freedom of idea & initiative, execution & implementation of your own ideas & initiatives;
- You can make use of the company benefits, like food & fruit in the office, sports classes, such as yoga, boot camp, & boxing class.
- An amazing team & office in Amsterdam, check it out here!
- Next, to that, you also get a discount on the HelloFresh box.
- And of course, youll earn a competitive salary.
Which steps do I need to take to get this job?
We take a look at your resume & cover letter. If we see a match, we will invite you within 5 working days for a video call to get to know each other better. Are we still positive? We will schedule a face-to-face interview at our headquarters in Amsterdam. If both sides would like to proceed we will schedule a chat with our CEO & COO as the last step in the interview process. The interviews will be scheduled one after the other quickly, in order to let you know as soon as possible if you can start at HelloFresh!
Interested or questions?
Feel free to contact Mara by email. Do you want to apply? Please click on the apply button below & make sure to add your resume & cover letter.
Before applying please make sure you are eligible to work in The Netherlands, unfortunately, we do not sponsor any work visa or permits for this position.
Proactive talent acquisition from third parties is not appreciated.