Date: 22 Jul 2024

Location: Zellik, BE

Company: GXO Logistics

Logistics at full potential

Are you an experienced leader, looking for a new challenge? We need you for our site in Zellik.


This role is critical to the business covering a large multi customer site of 300-350 employees.


  • Monday - Friday, hours 2pm - 10pm, with the flexiblity to cover morning shift when required
  • For this role you need to be liaise with internal and external parties so proficiency in Dutch, French and English language is needed.
  • You will have previous experience within retail, food production, logistics, warehousing, or distribution environment required.
  • Experience in dealing with Unions representation.


You will be responsible for the "day-to-day" activities for the customers within your warehouse. You will be responsible for successful operational management within which quality, productivity, safety, and people are key. 


What you do on a typical day


  • Ensures daily/ shift distribution and light manufacturing activities are executed and accountable for performance shortfalls – develop corrective action plans when performance falls below target.
  • Manages performance continually; develops associates by providing training and coaching.
  • Supervises and develops staff and otherwise carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws.
  • Assigns duties and monitors work completion for accuracy.
  • Maintains a safe work environment and fosters a positive team dynamic, resolving employee relations issues and administering corrective action as required.
  • Responsible for achieving customer metrics (quality and responsiveness).
  • Implement and coach Lean Warehousing System and processes.
  • Lead (daily) start-up activities with cross functional teams.
  • Daily interaction with internal and external customer is required.
  • Monitor and adjust personnel scheduling to support all shifts and accounts, plan and organize staff workload.
  • Maintain daily- and week reports, documentation of processes that are followed by the department.
  • Consciously dealing with the reduction of environmental impact in terms of waste, energy, water, and fuel consumption


What you need to succeed at GXO  


  • Minimum of 7 years of Operations experience in a similar role
  • You are a strong leadership figure who knows how to translate operational KPIs into efficient working methods on the floor and ensure their safeguarding.
  • Through your leadership experience, you know how to form and motivate a team to work together towards a goal. You know how to adapt to different situations and colleagues and how to change your approach if necessary.
  • Furthermore, you are fluent in preparing reports in excel, handling a warehouse management system and working with MS Office applications.
  • Drive, independence, solution-orientation, people soft skills characterize you as a person.
  • Fluency in French, English and Dutch language


What we offer you


  • Advancement opportunities and the chance to make an impact.
  • GXO University 
  • Discounts with GXO clients through the GXO portal


Unlock the potential of your future!


Your work environment


Working at GXO Logistics means working in a dynamic and international organization. A fascinating environment with plenty of room for personal input and development. Employees at GXO Logistics are in charge of their own success. Whatever your position at GXO Logistics, you will face new challenges every day, which will enable you to develop optimally. We support you in your development, so that you can contribute to the entrepreneurship of our organisation. 


GXO Logistics offers advanced supply chain solutions for the world's most successful companies in many industries, like e-commerce, food & retail and industrial multinationals. In the BeNe region (The Netherlands and Belgium) GXO BeNe operates from +30 different locations with its headquarters in Eindhoven (NL). 


Want to know more about GXO Logistics? 


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In short, this is the next place you want to work! 


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GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. GXO is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate, support and thrive on diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  We believe that diversity and inclusion in our business is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are an Armed Forces friendly organisation and Disability Confident Leader as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here.