Transport operational manager

Deutsche Post DHL

Place of work
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
From 1450 EUR gross/month base salary (based on experience; plus bonuses)

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

• Providing centralized managed transport services to the business and customer, delivering value to both - i.e. route planning and optimization, customer services, risk management – vehicle tracking and expediting, best practice and standardization.
• Maximize the weekly, monthly and annual performance of the Control Tower and Client service by providing leadership, focusing on customer requirements, effective operational performance, a motivated workforce, succession planning
• Develop strategic plans optimizing the Slovakian and European network
• Management of positive customer relationships and work closely with the customer's procurement and sourcing departments to provide logistics expertise on strategic projects,
• Manage Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to meet and exceed contractual terms and DHL expectations,
• Manage and provide freight costs for potential and existing suppliers in the Slovakia, UK, Europe and global supply base,
• Strategic planning activity based on monthly operational activities and costing the re-plans to ensure commercial validity,
• Operational/ Planning issues are identified and resolve to the customers satisfaction within the agreed time lines ensuring plant production is protected and DHL do not incur any significant on cost,
• Support the other functions such as Slovakia / EU and to examine potential synergies with other volumes. Agreement of cost and forward forecast based on customer volumes.

Employee perks, benefits

• Be part of new project and have opportunity to grow with it
• Working for large international company,
• Working in a pleasant working environment,
• Opportunities for personal development and professional growth supported by the necessary educational activities,
• Further information will be communicated on the personal meeting.

Information about the selection process

V prípade záujmu, pošlite Váš štruktúrovaný životopis v slovenskom jazyku.

Osobné údaje uchádzača uvedené v životopise budú spracované a uchované spoločnosťou DHL Logistics (Slovakia) s.r.o. a DHL Exel s.r.o. v súlade so zákonom č. 18/2018 Z.z. o ochrane osobných údajov v znení neskorších predpisov. Osobné údaje budú spracované výlučne za účelom výberu vhodného kandidáta na inzerovanú pozíciu. Po ukončení výberového procesu, maximálne však po dobe 6 mesiacov od poskytnutia osobných údajov, budú tieto v súlade s uvedeným zákonom zlikvidované.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary without school-leaving examination
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) or Slovak - Proficiency (C2)

Driving licence


Personality requirements and skills

• Ability to work in a physically demanding environment (customer facing)
• Fluent in English and Slovak
• Ability to travel within both the Slovakia, UK and Europe
• Must be able to work on EU / UK Bank Holidays
• Preferable previous experience in Automotive, Consumer & Retail logistics, Control Tower & Planning although not essential


Brief description of the company

DHL is the global market leader of the international express and logistics industry, specializing in providing innovative and customized solutions from a single source. DHL offers expertise in express, air and ocean freight, overland transport, contract logistic solutions as well as international mail services, combined with worldwide coverage and an in-depth understanding of local markets. DHL's international network links more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. 285,000 employees are dedicated to providing fast and reliable services that exceed customers' expectations.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Deutsche Post DHL
Diaľničná 2
903 01 Senec,
ID: 3388238   Dátum zverejnenia: 14.5.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   From 1450 EUR gross/month base salary (based on experience; plus bonuses)