Warehouse & Logistics Manager

Knauf Insulation, s.r.o.

Place of work
Nová Baňa
Contract type
Start date
based on agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

For our production plant in Nova Bana we are looking for a Warehouse & Logistics Manager. The goal of the position is to organize, monitor and coordinate activities related to the storage and loading of finished goods as well as the transport of goods to external warehouses and locations. The purpose is to fulfill the sales plan/forecast while keeping the costs at the assigned centers according to the annual plan and to deliver a high standard of customer service.

Main activities and responsibilities covered by the position in various fields are:
• Controls, manages and improves processes related to the storage of finished production in all warehouses with respect to:
a) Sectoral storage
b) Depreciation of finished production – it´s minimization
c) Optimal use of warehouse space and FIFO
• External warehouses:
a) Cooperates in the selection of the supplier, submits proposals for the selection of suppliers
b) Is responsible for costs of external warehouses, handling and transport costs
c) Is responsible for proper storage of the finished goods
• Responsibility for the loading department:
a) Organizes the loading operations in the most optimal way possible
b) Plans and organizes 100% use of time windows
c) Optimizes the use of transport and loading means and the use of the staff
• Is responsible for optimal pallet management
• Responsibility for the logistics department:
a) Supervises the functionality of the TISYS system (TIFLOW, TICAP and TISLOT modules)
b) Negotiates with transport suppliers, acting as a contact person for the company.
c) Is responsible for ensuring the compliance with suppliers' contractual terms in road, rail and container transport in accordance with the sales plan and with the aim to obtain sufficient amount of transport means at reasonable prices while attaining the required quality of service and supporting the sales plan fulfillment.
d) Participates in negotiating favorable contractual conditions and prices
e) Controls the fulfillment of contractual conditions
f) Plans and reviews the transport costs
• Other topics:
a) Is responsible for planning, compliance and control of costs at the assigned centers
b) Participates in KI projects in the relevant fields
c) Coordinates loading activities with KI logistics
d) Is responsible for processing and timely delivery of standard reports and analyzes
e) Is responsible for the fulfillment of HSE tasks in accordance with applicable legislation and requirements of KI
f) Determines the scope of responsibilities and duties in the area of HSE for subordinate employees
g) Is responsible for the CI activities, implementation of the CI tools and the whole status of CI at the assigned centers
g) Plans the development of the subordinates

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

from 2000 EUR (final salary is subject to mutual agreement taking into consideration the skills level and experience of the candidate)

Employee perks, benefits

- yearly bonus based on company results and individual performance
- contribution to 3rd pension pillar
- cafeteria benefits program

Information about the selection process

If you are interested in the position, we kindly ask you to send your CV in English language using the link below. After a thorough assessment of received CVs we will contact selected candidates. Thank you for understanding.

Expected date of completion of the selection process

31 January 2020 (there are still 73 more days)

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

preferably in the field of logistics, management, economy or technical field

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Outlook - advanced
Microsoft Excel - advanced
Microsoft PowerPoint - advanced

Driving licence


Personality requirements and skills

- managerial and organizational skills
- very good communication and negotiation skills
- ability to motivate people
- analythical thinking
- independence
- knowledge of SAP IS system is advantage


Brief description of the company

Spoločnosť Knauf Insulation pôsobí vo viac ako 35 krajinách sveta, má viac ako 37 výrobných závodov a približne 5500 zamestnancov. Na Slovensku má spoločnosť výrobný závod v Novej Bani, ktorý vyrába produkty z minerálnej vlny. Knauf Insulation je súčasťou nemeckej skupiny Knauf Group a už viac ako 30 rokov sa zameriava na poskytovanie komplexných riešení v oblasti izolácií pre bytovú aj nebytovú výstavbu a priemyselných zákazníkov. Podporuje trend trvalej udržateľnosti stavieb ku ktorému prispieva svojimi výrobkami. Vlajkovou loďou je inovatívne portfólio výrobkov minerálnej vlny s ECOSE® Technology. Za túto minerálnu vlnu spoločnosť získala ako prvá na svete prestížny certifikát Zlatý štandard kvality vzduchu v interiéri od renomovanej spoločnosti Eurofins. Ďalšie informácie nájdete na: www.knaufinsulation.sk, , www.knaufinsulation.com.

Number of employees

250-499 employees

Company address

Knauf Insulation, s.r.o.
Železničný rad 24
968 14 Nová Baňa


Contact person: Lucia Luptáková
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3802611   Dátum zverejnenia: 6.11.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   from 2000 EUR (final salary is subject to mutual agreement taking into consideration the skills level and experience of the candidate)