Operations Excellence Director

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Operations Excellence Director


Antwerpen Haven Linkeroever - Kallo


Short description

The role:

Are ports, transport and the international supply chain your passion? Do you want to be part of a strong, dynamic company with the opportunity to develop professionally?

Euroports is the leading supplier of maritime supply-chain and infrastructure solutions thanks to our dedicated and enthusiastic workforce. Our people are skilled, motivated and passionate about what they do.

Maybe this role could be the ideal next step in your career.


Principal Accountabilities

  • Identify and proliferate best practices for operational processes and equipment, in order to increase productivity and efficiency
  • Implement continuous improvement plan based on group wide productivity data
  • Identify new technologies that improve our productivity and/or sustainability, organize tests and implement in the group
  • Reduce down-time and optimize maintenance cost, including but not limited the selection and implementation of a performing MRO software
  • Push innovation initiatives on group level
  • Reduce the cost per handled type of good for the different operations

Secondary accountabilities

  • Perform the principal accountabilities not only by not compromising safety, but even by improving safety
  • Define technical scope for handling equipment and related services for procurement
  • Create models to benchmark M&R/opportunity cost vs M&R/replacement capex
  • Organize a Project Structure on country level for the projects related to the primary accountabilities


Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Relevant Master degree
  • Relevant experience (min 10 years) in a production and/or logistics environment
  • Relevant experience with MOC
  • Relevant experience with green projects on an operational level
  • Excellent analytical skills accompanied by the ability to synthesize and decide
  • Relevant experience with project management
  • Excellent communicator and motivator
  • Balance between team player and individual commitment
  • Multilingual: English is a must, French recommendable, other European languages optional
  • Ready to travel frequently (basis can be any country with EP presence)


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