For more than 265 years, JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS (JDE) is inspired by its belief that it’s amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee or tea.
We are fuelled by our purpose of unleashing the possibilities of coffee and tea to create a better future. Today, our coffee & tea portfolio is available in more than 100 developed and emerging markets, through a portfolio of over 50 brands that collectively cover the entire category landscape led by leading household names such as L’OR, Jacobs, Senseo, Tassimo, Douwe Egberts, Old Town, Super, Pickwick and Moccona.
JDE is part of JDE Peet’s, the world’s largest pure-play coffee and tea company, headquartered in The Netherlands.
What’s it like to work at JDE?
We are proud of our passionate, driven associates that challenge the status quo and pursue mastery in everything they do.
Our goal is simple and ambitious JDE : A coffee & tea for every cup.
At JDE, we're Made to Stand Out. Every day we are progressive in outlook, ambitious in nature, resourceful in action and decisive in approach, bringing coffee and tea moments to everyone around the world.
Find us at Floreasca Business Park (169th Calea Floreasca, Building A, 1st Floor) in Bucharest and tell us your story!
We are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Logistics Specialist who will be joining our Romanian business. Reporting to the Logistics Manager South Central Europe, you will be based in Bucharest and responsible to :
Ensuring the accuracy of Warehousing & Distribution data : volumes, costs, accrual vs invoice, and KPI management
Cost control of Warehousing and Distribution activities : budgeting, in-depth analysis of cost development, monitoring of relevant cost drivers incl. payment terms
Acting as point of contact with 3PLs to manage inbound & outbound operational issues.
Execute optimization projects together with 3PLs
Inventory management to maximize stock reliability with minimized cost (daily reconciliation analysis)
Pallet management for CHEP & white movements
Monitoring and improving performance and costs
Maintaining daily, weekly and monthly statistics, including Supply Chain cost KPIs
Generating ad hoc reports and analyses of various qualitative and quantitative data / KPIs
Liaising with key customers and suppliers to maximize efficiency and optimize cost-to-serve
Checking quality and coordinating issues with manufacturers
Delivering to internal and external customers according to the demand plan (quality / time / cost); implementing central & external best practices (pooling, transport optimization, etc.)
and acting as the point of contact between supplier and JDE
If you have the courage and confidence to venture into new cultures & territories, and you're brimming with an entrepreneurial spirit and a drive to succeed, you’ll fit right in at JDE.
We roll up our sleeves, pitch in, and get our hands dirty to break new ground. Committed to playing at our best, we think bigger and move faster, always rising to the challenge that matters most and celebrating the wins that count.
For this role as a Logistics Specialist Romania, we’re looking for someone who has the following skills and experience :
3 years of professional experience in logistics or transport
Prior knowledge of retail / FMCG markets will be considered a further asset
Knowledge of relevant SAP modules; understanding of EDI / WMS
Understanding the Warehouse and Distribution process and able to identify and implement continuous improvements
Fluency in English (written and spoken)
Advanced analytical and numerical skills
Solid communication skills; influencing without authority
Sense of discipline; ability to follow due process, combined with a continuous improvement approach
Proven track record of successfully balancing conflicting priorities and working under tight deadlines
An entrepreneurial mindset with a proactive and positive approach
What we can offer