Distribution Manager - DACH

My client is an internationally known fast food provider who is looking for a Distribution Manager to be in charge of their distributors across the DACH region. This is a role that will give you the ability to experience how a multinational company carries out their distribution in an international environment.

Distribution Manager

- Düsseldorf – Permanent Role -

Your responsibilities

As the new Distribution Manager your responsibility will include the full management of the distributors within the DACH region. You will work closely with your counterparts in other European countries and report directly to the Senior Distribution Manager based in the UK.

Other responsibilities will include:

  • Direct management of distributors and re-distributors
  • Identifying improvement opportunities and implementing them, setting and monitoring of KPI’s and corrective action plans
  • Participation at market reviews and tenders
  • Work on global distribution projects and take an active role in bringing the projects from front to end within the allocated time and budget
  • Work closely together with the purchasing team in order to negotiate the best rates from the distributors and suppliers

 

Your qualities

To succeed in this role, you will bring the following qualities with you:

  • Solid experience in supply chain and distribution
  • Having managed a complex supply chain and network of distributors and suppliers
  • Experience of working in the fast food/ fresh foods/ perishable goods industry is of advantage but not a must
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Fluent in German and English
  • Highly organised, strong analytical skills and an excellent communicator at all levels

 

Your benefits

You will be working in an international environment where you will be using your German and English language skills interchangeably. This is a great opportunity for an experienced distribution professional to join this growing company.

Interested? Please send your CV to Karin Furberg k.furberg@eurolondon.de or give me a call at 069-219 320. I look forward to hearing from you!

All applicants must be eligible for, and have valid documentation to work in Germany.

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Karin Furberg

Team: Sales & Marketing - Germany

Languages: German, English & Swedish

About Karin:

Karin has been with Euro London Appointments since 2007 and has specialised on positions in Sales and Marketing. She recruits both junior and senior candidates for roles based across Germany. Having herself moved to Germany from Sweden in 2000, she is in a unique position to understand and be able to assist international candidates coming to Germany looking for a new job and start.

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