Site Manager

Date: 6 Jun 2024

Location: Belgium, BE

Company: GXO Logistics

Logistics at full potential!


Are you an experienced Site Manager? Do you oversee and direct all departments within the facility, being accountable for its performance?


  • We need you to be able to communicate in Dutch and English
  • You need experience in Operations and projects within a logistics, FMCG or Manufacturing environment.
  • You will be based at one of our sites, mid-Belgium, Monday to Friday, with standard working daytime hours
  • You will have dealt with Union representation


You will be required to define requirements for the site and ensure the implementation of new strategies and initiatives to effectively meet or exceed requirements and customer expectations.


You will be focused on LEAN techniques, quality management processes, and cost control methodologies within the operations to achieve company goals and profit levels; continued business growth, and long-term relationships with customers.


Working at GXO Logistics means working in a dynamic and international organization. A fascinating environment where there is a lot of room for personal input and development. We support you in your development so that you can contribute to the entrepreneurship of our organization.


What do you do on a typical day

  • P&L of the site, develop and achieve budget and operating income goals
  • Define requirements for multiple operations and ensure the implementation of new strategies and initiatives to effectively meet or exceed Company requirements and customer expectations
  • Ensure daily distribution and light manufacturing activities are executed and accountable for performance shortfalls – develop corrective action plans when performance falls below target
  • Support Human Resource development through appropriate training, development and succession planning
  • Management functions - Direct: Site Management Team and Indirect: All Warehouse staff and dotted line to some staff roles
  • Contract management, responsible for exceeding customer metrics (cost, quality, and responsiveness)
  • Implement and coach Lean warehousing system
  • Regularly reviews performance expectations with the leadership team, providing expectations, performance planning, feedback, training and development and performance discussions
  • Provide support for sales and customer quotations, support and attend customer QBRs, identify growth opportunities with current customers
  • Develop and implement a healthy and safe work environment, quality and continuous improvment within the facility
  • Administers and communicates company policies
  • Supervises invoice drafting processes, supports account receivable follow-up process
  • Consciously dealing with the reduction of environmental impact in terms of waste, energy, water and fuel consumption


What you need to be successful at GXO

  • Bachelor’s Degree e.g. in logistics, engineering, operations management, supply chain management business administration or similar/equivalent
  • Required experience: 3+ years of operations experience; experience managing projects with multiple stakeholders
  • Must be from a logistics, FMCG, or manufacturing environment
  • Strong communication skills in Dutch and English


What do we offer you?

We want to attract ambitious people, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous package of benefits, including full health insurance (medical & dental), life insurance, disability, car and European tank cart, meal vouchers, expense reimbursement, bonus, benefits with our customers via the GXO portal and more.


Unlock the potential of your future!


Your work environment

In the region of Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany, GXO Logistics operates from 30 locations with its headquarters located in Eindhoven. Every day, more than 4,500 employees are committed to the supply chain challenges of the various customers; no matter how different or specific they may be.


The company has more than 850,000 square meters of storage space and approximately 200 vehicles to carry out all possible logistics and transport activities. Customer satisfaction, personal growth of employees and sustainability are central to the corporate philosophy of GXO Logistics. Today, this ambitious company is one of the top 3 largest logistics service providers in the Netherlands.


Want to know more about GXO Logistics?

Watch the video below or visit our website


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

For more information you can contact Debbie Haywood (Corporate Recruiter), she can be reached at



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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.


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