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Logistics Excellence Specialist


Dongen, Noord-Brabant, NL

Job ID:  14556
Estimated Travel:  50%+
Talent Area:  Logistics and Supply Chain

Ardagh Group is a global leader in glass and metal packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading food, beverage, and consumer care brands. Ardagh Group has a truly global presence. We operate 100+ metal and glass production facilities in 22 countries, employing approximately 23,000+ people and have global sales of more than $9bn.

We believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people. We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential, and where their achievements are celebrated. We are creating an exciting future for Ardagh that is built on our core values of trust, teamwork and excellence and we have opportunities in a wide variety of disciplines across our organisation.



Logistics Excellence Specialist


Key Responsibilities

  • Operational support of central transport hubs in D, F, Nl, It and UK initially
  • Work with IT and TMS provider on improvement initiatives
  • Deploy TMS functionalities where it delivers value: gatekeeper new functionality deployment
  • Utilize TMS reporting templates, maintain visibility on usage, accesorials (outliers report), overall usage profiency
  • Stabilize and further improve TMS usage, thru onsite training, WebEx and the like
  • Maintain correct freight rates in TMS
  • Reporting on KPI’s


Key Accountabilities

  • Improvement of transport assignment efficiencies
  • Improve and enhance Standardize and simplify way of working
  • Provide support to the Procurement Group Logistics
  • Ensure system reliability


Candidate Requirements

  • Bachelor in Logistics or Supply Chain Management
  • Job starter, 0-2 year experience
  • Affinity with logistics and Transport management in a production environment, agile in MS office applications
  • TMS / WMS / business system acumen / aegerness to learn
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Cultural awareness
  • Willing to travel

Our Vision and Values
The people that make up Ardagh Group share much more than a strong brand and an excellent reputation. We each share a common vision: to be the preferred packaging partner to the world’s leading brands. We will achieve our vision by delivering customer innovation, providing an inspirational environment for our people and creating sustainable value for our business through its growth and development.

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