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Logistics Analyst - Viby (12 months maternity cover)

Are you ready to take on a career defining position? Then join us in a challenging position in Arla Foods, where you get to analyze Supply Chain challenges and drive projects while gaining a huge insight into our global business.


Now you have the opportunity to become part of Arla Foods’ Danish Logistics department in Aarhus, Denmark, where you get to bring your ideas to the table.


About the job

In this position, you will have main responsibilities. First, you help us focus on our overall outbound execution. This includes proactively analyze our outbound operation in case of discrepancies, or if we are unable to deliver according to plan. Second, you help drive long-term projects. The projects vary in scope and complexity and often span several functions. Examples of such could be to improve efficiency in our logistics processes, implement new Power BI app’s, drive improvement projects and participate in outbound transport standardization projects.


Diving into more detail, you:  

  • Monitor the outbound setup, follow-up on discrepancies as well as initiate and coordinate corrective actions
  • Perform data analysis, work with data sources, improve data quality and build Power Bi app’s
  • Drive continuous development and improvement of end-to-end logistics setup and outbound network in collaboration with customers and Arla sales and logistics departments
  • Function as stand-in for the national distribution manager


“This is a great opportunity to challenge yourself and to build your skills in analysis, project management and supply chain management. By navigating a complex stakeholder landscape, you will gain insight into our business. This is a great stepping stone for a future career in Arla Foods,” says National Distribution Manager Uffe Sonne Pedersen.


Who are you?

On a personal level, you use your empathic, trustworthy and winning personality to build positive relations. In doing so, you encourage dialogue and are able to ask difficult questions with a constructive approach. To succeed in this position, you stand your ground and advocate for your issues. To facilitate this, you:


  • Are newly educated with a relevant background within supply chain and distribution or similar. Work experience is not a requirement, but an advantage.
  • Ideally have worked with supply chain and distribution – either in a transport company or as part of a distribution department in a large company, and now you are ready to take the next step in your career
  • Are ambitious and set the bar high – probably higher than most – as we work with branded products and anything we do affects the Arla brand
  • Have a commercial degree, which contributes to your analytical and methodical approach, which enables you to see root causes and correlations
  • Have knowledge of continuous improvement – Lean, agile methods or similar


Application and contact

If you want to seize this exciting opportunity, please apply as soon as possible and no later than 30th November 2022. For additional information, please call Director Warehouse & Outbound Uffe Sonne Pedersen on +45 7643 4567.


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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