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  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • La Tour-de-Peilz


Logistics Manager(Job Number: 180008K4)
Logistics Manager 

 “More to think about. Less to hold you back”  

Nestlé CH Logistics, Vevey, Switzerland

Temporary role from 1st of January 2019 to 28th February 2020, 100%

Are you ready to join a high performing team?
In the Nestlé Suisse Logistics Department we ensure the delivery of outstanding distribution services. In order to contribute to our continuous success, we are looking for a highly competent Logistics Manager based in Switzerland. The successful candidate will be responsible for the provision of physical customer order fulfillment and cost achievement on behalf of the Businesses in Switzerland through the management of 3rd party warehousing and distribution operations.
Reporting directly to the Head of Logistics, you will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of outstanding service at minimum "cost to serve"


Who are we?

The Nestlé Group is the world’s largest food and beverage company with 89,8 billion Swiss Francs in sales in 2017. It is present in 191 countries around the world, has 418 factories and its 328,000 employees are committed to Nestlé’s purpose of enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Nestlé offers a wide portfolio of products and services for people and their pets throughout their lives. Its more than 2000 brands range from global icons like Nescafé or Nespresso to local favourites. Company performance is driven by its Nutrition, Health and Wellness strategy. Nestlé is based in the Swiss town of Vevey where it was founded more than 150 years ago. Learn more about our Group and reasons to join us on

What will be your key responsibilities? 

Correctly setting and monitoring achievement of the targets for service and cost KPIs.
Ensuring suitable Warehousing, transport and distribution options  are defined for all Nestlé businesses under the responsibility of Nestlé Suisse.
Managing projects with various internal and external stakeholders to optimize Nestlé Suisse transportation, distribution or warehousing set-up (from factories to customers)
Having a structured approach towards continuous improvement with 3PL
Monitoring and managing Safety, Health and Environment, Quality and CARE regulations and Best Practices
Solving adequately any occurring logistics issues
Ensuring proper management of labor resources in the distribution.
Ensuring that legal obligations are met or exceeded
 What is required? 
5+ years relevant and successful operational experience in a leadership role in a business focused environment including:
Warehouse Management, Transportation experience or any other relevant Senior Supply Chain leadership role.
Relevant operational experience at market/ business level, in the following areas is beneficial:
Customer Service
Demand & Supply Planning
Business Planning, budget control, cost management
Technical & Production
Purchasing Experience in the management of projects including Distribution Network Redesign High Performance Logistics Customer Logistics is an asset
English and German Fluent mandatory , French is a plus
What’s on offer? 
A challenging role within one of the most pivotal departments in Nestlé.
Genuine opportunities for career development, training and personal development. 
We offer an attractive and dynamic international working environment within modern “smart office” locations providing flexible & collaborative workspaces.
To become part of the Global Procurement team within Nestlé and to help drive value into our business. 
What we are looking for?

We are looking for a highly people-oriented candidate with excellent influencing and communication skills and the ability collaborate with individuals across a complex organization.

If your profile matches our needs and if you want to make a difference feel free to apply at

We enhance lives with science-based nutrition and health solutions for all stages of life, helping consumers care for themselves and their families. This reflects our conviction that the people are our most important asset. We make sure our employees feel this every day.

Primary Location: Switzerland-VD-La Tour-de-Peilz
Job: Logistics
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Dec 7, 2018, 5:44:06 PM

About the company

Foods people love. Brands people trust. And a career that nourishes your future like no other. At Nestlé USA, we provide high-quality products that are essential to living well. As individuals and teams, we embrace leadership, make important contributions and support each other’s professional development. Join the world’s leading nutrition, health and wellness company, and deliver the satisfying foods that help people around the world through every phase of life.

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