Johnson & Johnson Loopbaan

Distribution Operations Manager NL

Amersfoort, Nederland


Requisition ID: 1805674092W

Johnson & Johnson is a leading supplier of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Goods. Our products are produced and distributed in all major EMEA countries and exported overseas. Within the Johnson & Johnson Enterprise Supply Chain the Customer & Logistics Services organization is responsible for all distribution operations on a global basis and is tasked with leveraging our global logistics spend and capabilities.

We do this by building and implementing distribution centers that develop a world class network of best value suppliers meeting J&J Business needs of supply quality and reliability, responsiveness, cost competitiveness and access to technology innovation that fuels superior growth. 

As part of Customer & Logistics Services EMEA, the NL Operations manager will be responsible for managing Orthokit processes, warehouse and distribution activities, lead logistics projects to implement, analyse and improve distribution and Loaner processes in the Netherlands. 


For our department, we are currently seeking a full time CLS Distribution Operations Manager, based in the Netherlands.


The CLS Distribution center in Amersfoort is responsible for shipping customer orders and Loaner kits throughout the Netherlands.


Job Description:

We are looking for a pro-active Operations Manager who will successfully lead the continuous improvement of the Distribution center operation and ensure Amersfoort is embedded into the broader CLS organization.

  • Overall CLS operations site leader
  • Day to day running of the distribution operations, plan and manage all Orthokit activities including but not limited to module receipts, decontamination, inspection, replenishment, picking, packing, shipping and transportation services to meet or exceed key KPI operating metrics
  • Build, develop and empower a high performing operations team that is flexible and capable
  • of safely delivering the highest level of quality and service to our customers.
  • Deliver on service level agreements and build business relationships with senior
  • level management and key customers to drive customer satisfaction and flawless delivery.
  • Work with the Quality organization to ensure Compliance and Quality goals are established
  • and achieved.
  • Manage expense and capital budgets to support a safe environment that can adhere to all
  • quality and EHS&S standards and expectations.
  • Manage financial planning cycles and develop multiple year CIP initiatives.
  • equipment, staffing, training, storage, etc)
  • Develop and manage relationships with internal and external customers
  • Ensures effective control of inventory and its accuracy
  • Applies Credo values in their approach to leading and managing their teams.
  • Identify and lead talent development strategies to build a pipeline of next generation talent
  • and build capabilities across distribution operations.
  • Support logistics changes as part of the wider CLS or Sector supply chain strategy:
  • e.g. Improvement of logistics cost (CtS)
  • Build and manage an organisational infrastructure to support future growth.
  • Build, develop and empower a high performing operations team that is flexible and capable
  • of safely delivering the highest level of quality and service to our customers.
  • Represent CLS distribution operations to the franchises, and with CS, SC, IT quality and
  • facilities management


We offer an interesting position which allows you to work in a growing segment of J&J and with a proven track record of delivering results while supporting the right individuals to achieve their goals. Being part of Johnson & Johnson, you will work in a dynamic and international environment, ensuring diversity in your work and creating plenty of opportunities for personal development.

  • BSc or equivalent preferred ..
  • Experience with working in a GDP environment as well as people management are strong advantages
  • 5 years prior work experience in a Logistics or Supply Chain environment.
  • Extended experience in a loaner distribution operation
  • Ability to work and manage complexity and take ownership for deliverables.
  • Experience of leading teams.
  • High level knowledge of all relevant operating systems used within the distribution center
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken). Any further language is a plus
  • Independent
  • Flexible
  • Collaborative
  • Motivating and enjoys working in a team.
  • Is able to travel sporadically and stay abroad on short trips.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Well-developed understanding of process excellence and business acumen are key for this position.

Primaire locatie
Johnson & Johnson Medical BV (7260)
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