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Head of Operations EMEA (m/f/d)

22 July 2021

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge – one where you can really make a difference? Are you passionate about technology and keen to share your expertise internationally? Step forward and discover Swisslog! Swisslog is a member of the KUKA Group, a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions with more than 14,000 employees worldwide.

Working as part of our #Quality Team with a great team spirit, you will use the power of technology to shape the future of intralogistics for forward-thinking customers. We’re offering a talented individual the opportunity to join our incredible team and get the most out of their potential – could it be you?

Short Facts

  • Dortmund
    Dortmund, Germany
  • Management
  • Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time
    Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time

Make an impact

  • Lead and manage the multi-functional department (consists of the disciplines: project management, software and controls engineering and commissioning)
  • Accountable for the full scope of responsibilities for the most complex and/or strategic projects
  • Ensure a smooth handover to Customer Service
  • Definition of schedule, budget, risk, change, opportunity, customer satisfaction and resource allocation management
  • Provide functional and business process leadership as well as coaching on complex programs and projects
  • Cultivation of client relationships and sales opportunites
  • Define processes and structures to obtain optimum effectiveness and efficiency

Bring to the team

  • Cornerstone of your profile is a degree in Business or Engineering or Equivalent
  • You have at least 8-10 years’ experience in material handling industry
  • You bring 5 years of experience in project management and 3-5 years of matrix or direct leadership to the team
  • Inspiring leadership personality who believes in empowerment and embraces to work in an international environment characterize you
  • Team-player mindset with excellent collaboration and communication skills round off your profile
  • You are a solution orientated individual with excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Excellent English language are a must, additional language skills are a plus
  • Ability to travel up to 40% of the time

Our promise

Swisslog provides you with the possibility to grow while working with us to deliver a game changing mission: to shape the future of intralogistics by introducing an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value. We are proud of our Swiss roots, while the opportunities we offer stretch across the globe. We don't expect perfection, but we do expect Collaboration, Commitment, Clarity, and Competence (our Core Values) from all our colleagues. In return, we offer you the chance to be part of the driving force behind solutions that are shaping the future, while we develop the leaders that will shape ours.

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About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the #future of #intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we are at the forefront of technology that is changing the world. Serving some of the biggest and most exciting brands across the globe, we're a team of 2,000 professionals and 50 nationalities, working together to transform intralogistics with smart minds and fresh perspectives. With our flexible, #robotic and #data-driven automated solutions, we are powering the supply chain and taking the industry forward. #JoinOurTeam and bring ideas to life!

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