Automation Manager, Munich

Automation Manager, Ingolstadt

Job ID: 168839
Location: Munich, Bavaria, Germany, Europe
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Job Type: Permanent
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Warehouse Automation Manager

Great opportunity to work for a market leading retailer who are investing in their future.

The role:
  • Drive automation strategy across all locations
  • Develop and implement automation solutions including full design and related processes 
  • Develop timelines for implementation in conjunction with WMS/WCS and lean teams
  • Be the key interface for the automation providers working in conjunction with operations and a coordinated approach within countries
  • Monitor and manager implementation risks
  • Manage regular business review meetings for top partnerships
  • Align logistics decision documents with all stakeholders in country and centre
  • Be a champion of Health and Safety 
  • Design and implement Sustainability initiatives 
What you need:
  • An impressive automation background in FMCG, retail and eCommerce
  • Proven hands on experience in building automation installations from concept to full implementation
  • Education in technical business administration, supply chain management or equivalent
  • Proven experience in managing (project) teams and working with a global organisation
  • Experience with conducting user research, usability testing, A/B testing as well as rapid prototyping and analytics
  • Strong communication skills and experience managing internal and external stakeholders
  • Very fluent professional English, fluent in German desirable, other languages welcomed
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