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Logistics Account Manager - Nijkerk

Our ambitions are high, and to make sure these are realized within our Logistics department, we are currently looking for:


In this role at Arla you are responsible for optimizing the logistical processes from Arla Foods towards our customers. You monitor, report and evaluate the deliver accuracy, always keeping the customer in mind.

You will work within an enthusiastic team in a company with an open culture and entrepreneurial spirit.


Bring our strategy forward

Critical thinking is key for providing solutions, optimalizations and all decisions you’ll have to make. You are connecting the wishes from the customer to commerce, supply chain and many more departments within Arla Foods. You maintain the relationship with the logistical/ supply chain contact of customers/ logistical providers.


Meanwhile, you will participate in Customer Logistics projects, optimizing the supply chain towards customers or other flows from Arla Dairies/warehouses towards Nijkerk. Often you will interact as a project manager or project member. You will have an important role in driving the change of culture and working methods, working with LEAN and continuous improvement. 


Your Responsibilities

  • You are the contact person for customers and responsible for maintaining a good relationship. When necessary you will have to fix issues when these are escalated from the operational process;
  • You will carry out end-to end Supply Chain improvements, as well internally as externally with our customers;
  • You will measure, collect, analyze and interpret different KPI’s. Report them periodically and give advice towards relevant stakeholders.


Your Profile

You have a bachelor degree in Logistics or Industrial management and have a minimal of 2 years of working experience within retail/ FMCG in a similar role. You’ve got an extensive interest in logistical and/or supply chain challenges and brilliant analytical skills (among others Excel and BI). You are capable of thinking in solutions and processes, have several years’ experience in project management, making you the best person to improve our business.


Communicating on several levels is not an issue for you. You are clear, decent and openminded. You’ve got a pragmatic way of working, are precise and involved.

You also master English and Dutch in speech and writing.



Please apply before December 14, 2022. If you have any questions, please reach out to Dirkjan Boels via +316-50506603.


We have a purpose for Good

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?



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