Warehouse Team Lead
Are you a hands-on team leader who wants to create the best experience for VanMoof riders? We’re looking for a Warehouse Team Lead to form a crucial part of our team in Utrecht and tackle the challenges and opportunities within our fulfillment operations. Your focus will be on setting up and re-evaluating all our inbound or outbound processes to ensure they’re totally future-proof. This new setup will be a huge enabler for the growth and success of our service warehouse.
You’ll supervise a team of dedicated warehouse workers and create their work schedules, set goals, and make sure they can perform at top level. You’ll be responsible for making sure that all aspects of inbound/outbound operations function smoothly. You’ll work with colleagues from other departments to coordinate the inbound/outbound flow and troubleshoot any problems that might arise.
Our ideal candidate is meticulous, professional, and has a proactive approach to their work. You should have a proven track record as a constructive and motivating mentor to employees and thrive in a collaborative team environment.
What you’ll do:
You’ll maintain warehouse organisation to make sure that all bikes and parts are inventoried, accessible, countable, and identifiable.
You’ll develop and adopt procedures and make suggestions regarding procedures, standards, and equipment to facilitate safer and more efficient work.
You’ll lead, train, and coach your team; creating a motivating work environment for your fellow Moofers – this includes 1:1 check-ins and performance reviews.
You’ll be responsible for inbound or outbound processing.
You’ll provide employees with the necessary tools, proper training, and corrective direction.
You’ll complete all required safety training, follow safety policies, and demonstrate proper safety protocols at all times.
You’ll meticulously check all our products for quality issues and ensure our warehouse is well-organised and tidy at all times.
What you’ll bring:
You’re proficient in Microsoft Excel and other resource planning software.
You have at least an MBO+ working/thinking level.
You have experience in working as a team lead – bonus points for previous experience as a warehouse team lead.
You have at least a year’s experience in a logistics environment.
You’re reliable, highly motivated, and have a positive, proactive approach to work.
You’re able to learn quickly and adjust priorities when needed.
You can perform repetitive duties, including lifting, bending, and standing for long periods of time.
You have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
You’re able to work all shifts, including weekends.
You have a valid driver’s license.
Extremely nice to have:
Forklift/Reach Truck license
What you’ll get:
26 paid holiday days for you to unwind
Your very own VanMoof bike (lend-lease)
Pension plan with Brand New Day
Bi-annual performance awards (subject to individual and company results)
Laptop, screens, and software tools
Insider experience in a rapidly-growing international company
OneFit discount, and ClassPass credits
Discount on Dutch health insurance
We’re making it our mission to get the next billion on bikes. Truly city-proof, our rides shrink long commutes, scare off bike thieves, and amplify your pedal power. We’re riding the future together. Are you in?
Job descriptions are difficult to interpret. We understand you might not tick all of the boxes above. The truth is, we don’t either. If you feel excited about our upcoming challenges, we encourage you to apply now.
Application deadline: Friday the 7th of January.