The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods.
The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations.
These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency.
Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.
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Logistics - Project & Continuous Improvement Manager
Thanks to cross-functional work with other departments (CS, Purchasing, Opérations), define and execute logistics improvement program to enhance cost competitiveness, efficiency of processes, practices and logistics organisations and service level.
Ensure that people in Logistics departments are well trained to perform as well as possible their job. Organize skills development paths.
Support analysis of logistics processes, practices and KPIs to enable improvement initiatives generation in collaboration with various stakeholders (in the BA and outside of the BA).
Generates detailed continuous improvement initiatives across PM EMEA logistic department to feed the pipeline of savings and improve service level to our customers.
Develop a portfolio of projects to support yearly logistics performance plan implementation.
Ensure that these projects are lead by relevant projects leaders and follow their achievements through QuiméO.
Lead him / herself specific projects for instance for logistics digitalization (Industry 4.0).
Closely work with Logistic Purchasing / Sales / CS teams to permanently be aware of new evolutions that could be useful to develop logistics performance (benchmarking with other companies, new tools / app ).
Share good practices within the logistics departments.
Ensure that the transport plan across EMEA countries and assets is well implemented
Monitor logistic supplier contracts performance and share it with the purchasing team.
Maintain logistics optimization expertise and ensure that all the people in all logistics departments are well trained. Organize or deliver training sessions to develop skills.
Logistic savings generation (yearly)
Logistic savings pipeline (2 to 3 years)
Service level to customers (OTIF)
Logistic 4.0 roadmap definition
Title & position in the organization
Title : Logistics Project & Continuous Improvement Manager
Reporting to : Business Planning & Supply Chain Vice President
Direct reports : none, transversal interactions with logistics / Customer Service / Operations and Purchasing
Location : Europe, preferable Paris
Competencies and Experience
Strong understanding of logistics processes and operations
Strong Analytical reasoning skills
Strong project management skills
Ability to positively influence teams in a matrix organisation
Ability to organize training path for logistics people
Communication skills including solid writing and presentation abilities
Ideal background / experience
Master degree in Supply chain
Good level of English
7 years experience in logistics
Position preferably based in Paris