Logistics Manager

ZF Active Safety Slovakia s.r.o.

Place of work
Nové Mesto nad Váhom
Contract type
Start date
Wage (gross)
3 500 EUR/month(from 3 500 Eur, final offer depends on candidate´s experience)

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

ZF Active Safety Slovakia s.r.o. is looking for a Logistics Manager at our manufacturing facility in Nove Mesto nad Vahom. We are seeking a proactive, professional leader to our Logistics department.

Your main responsibilities will be:
- management and organization of Logistics team to achieve company targets and satisfy customer requirements
- drive actions throughout the department to achieve plant business plan with strong focus on Inventory management
- manage the flow of information and use of information system to assure that material balances in the MRP system reflect reality
- lead the organization in the development of stocking and material handling standards result in Best Practice
- responsible for inventory reporting in line with ZF rules
- responsible for continues improvements in material flow areas using lean priciples
- responsible for transport cost potentional optimalizations and working with purchasing and central logistics to achieve annual improvements reportable in CIS
- responsible for communication with intercompany and external customers
- lead the organization in correct inventory counts to be able to conduct relevant audits on annual base

Employee perks, benefits

- company car
- annual bonus in accordance to ZF scheme for managerial positions
- home office
- contribution to the pension insurance (the 3rd pillar)

Information about the selection process

We thank all candidates for their interest in working in our company. We will only respond to selected candidates who will be invited to a job interview.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

Completed university education, advantage is specialization in logistics

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

SAP - Basic
Microsoft Office - Advanced

Driving licence


Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

- demonstrated ability to develop and lead a team, backed by the skills to inspire and motivate team
- managerial and leadership experience, preferably gained in manufacturing environment
- strong verbal and written communication and negotiation skills
- analytical and problem-solving ability
- strong attention to detail, planning and organization skills
- experience in logistics environment
- experience with MRP, Lean systems
- strong communication skills in English and Slovak language
- experience in the automotive industry is desirable, but not necessary


Brief description of the company

ZF is a global company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology. ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for vehicle manufacturers, transport and mobility service providers. ZF has 188 production plants in 31 countries with 157 500 employees.

The production plant in Nove Mesto nad Vahom is focused on production of motors for steering boosters as well as the entire steering power systems. It currently employs approximately 450 employees.

Number of employees

250-499 employees
ID: 4372007  Dátum zverejnenia: 1.7.2022  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 3 500 EUR/month