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Supervisor (warehouse)

We are looking for a Supervisor for our Contract Logistics warehouse in Tilburg, The Netherlands. Are you the right person who will act a bridge between our employees, management and our customer? DP World is looking for a leader who can coordinate an efficient operation, mentoring, coaching and leading a team up to 25 to 35 employees. 


About the role

How you will contribute

  • Coordinate an efficient operation within set targets / KPI’s by taking responsibility for the department needs and the client requirements within a safe working environment.
  • Ensure procedures and work instructions are documented & followed.
  • Plan and coordinate labor in accordance with forecast & DL target.
  • Monitor that daily KPI’s, Quality Metrics, Kronos timecard exceptions & productivity administration is completed accurately and on time.
  • Ensure that CAPA’s and 5C’s are acted upon in accordance with the guidelines.
  • To provide back up and support to the Manager via e.g. joining and presenting during MBR presentations, supporting client/site projects and discuss department goals and targets.
  • Monitor staff performance including topics like UPPH monitoring, time-keeping, Quality and Inventory issue resolutions and overall Productivity of the department.
  • Liaison with all operational and support departments onsite to ensure smooth work flow & maximum synergy across the total site needs. 
  • Active participation in the site leadership team and quality circle meetings. 


What you will bring

  • Managing and coaching skills. 
  • Good communication and relationship building skills in English and Dutch (speaking, reading and writing). 
  • Ability to work in a challenging environment and work with changing priorities & deadlines.
  • Knowledge of and ability to work with warehouse/logistic systems.  
  • MS Office (Excel, etc.) – essential for reporting. Quality systems knowledge to a reasonable level.
  • Process thinking and ability to translate improvements in actions.
  • 2-3 years of warehouse experience in a (supporting) supervisory role.
  • Staff planning capability with financial awareness.
  • Flexibility of working hours including shifts, weekends & public holidays as required.



DP World offers exciting and challenging roles within a growing international organization. We strive to hire and develop the right people, locally and globally, stimulating personal growth and self-development within an informal atmosphere. We offer a market competitive compensation package.


About DP World
Trade is the lifeblood of the global economy, creating opportunities and improving the quality of life for people around the world. DP World exists to make the world’s trade flow better, changing what’s possible for the customers and communities we serve globally. 

With a dedicated, diverse and professional team of more than 103,000 employees spanning 75 countries on six continents, DP World is pushing trade further and faster towards a seamless supply chain that’s fit for the future.

We’re rapidly transforming and integrating our businesses -- Ports and Terminals, Marine Services, Logistics and Technology – and uniting our global infrastructure with local expertise to create stronger, more efficient end-to-end supply chain solutions that can change the way the world trades. The DP World family comprises of syncreon, Imperial and P&O.  

What's more, we're reshaping the future by investing in innovation. From intelligent delivery systems to automated warehouse stacking, we’re at the cutting edge of disruptive technology, pushing the sector towards better ways to trade, minimising disruptions from the factory floor to the customer’s door.


DP World is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO). We strongly believe that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success and we make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We believe that employees are happiest when they’re empowered to be their true, authentic selves. So, please come as you are. We can’t wait to meet you.

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