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Manager Logistics

Date:  Mar 6, 2023

Venlo, NL, 5928 LW

Company:  Vista


For our Logistics department in Venlo, we are currently looking for a:
Logistics Manager (1 FTE)

You are responsible for managing our logistics department.

You will manage 6 direct reports, 3 operations supervisors and 3 supply chain support employees, and indirectly you are responsible for approximately 40-70 logistics operators, depending on seasonality. You will lead logistics and ensure all KPI’s are met in our complex, mass customization manufacturing facility.

You are directly responsible and accountable for meeting KPI’s on: Safety, Quality, Delivery, Productivity, Cost and Motivation of our employees. We have a strong focus on continuous improvement and the main challenge for the logistics manager is to lead and inspire the teams to perform at peak level consistently and continuously.

Your role will also involve the following:

  • Set-up logistics activities and staffing of inbound, warehousing (internal & 3PL), cycle counting, replenishment and outbound sorting.
  • Secure optimal utilization of the ERP software, SAP S4 Hana with EWM module, supporting the forecast driven and demand driven supply chain.
  • Identify enhancements to further optimize the ERP software and logistics processes, in order to manage the strongly increasing number of SKU’s.
  • Creating an atmosphere in which people work together enthusiastically and co-operatively to achieve outstanding results; coaching, growing, and developing the skilled logistics team
  • Focus on safety, quality, delivery, efficiency; meeting the agreed KPI’s are the guiding principle in this respect.
  • Analyze and evaluate reports. Discuss the results and the actions to be undertaken with the Supervisors.
  • Having performance appraisal and evaluation interviews with Supervisors.
  • Based on guidelines, set up by Director and Finance, responsible for drawing up and realizing of the annual department budget. Reviewing the budget on monthly bases with the necessary actions.
  • To achieve business objectives, intensive and strong collaboration is required with cross functional departments both within Vista Venlo internally as well as with the global Vista/Cimpress organization and external suppliers.

Who are we looking for?

A people manager with outstanding leadership and team building skills. An executive with superior inspirational qualities who creates an atmosphere in which people work together enthusiastically and co-operatively to produce outstanding results; one who attracts top talent from outside the organization while developing strong teams within.

  • Preferably experience in a manufacturing supply chain environment with knowledge in developing and executing logistics solutions
  • Affinity with automation of processes.
  • Strong leader and manager who inspires, influences, guides and directs people in the attainment to deliver results.
  • Highly results oriented and delivery focused, a continuous improvement mind-set.
  • Strong collaborator who can create alignment across teams and functions.
  • Initiative to grow and develop the logistics department.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English.
  • Living or willing to relocate to a travelling distance to Venlo.


What’s in it for you?

We have good working conditions and benefits/perks, including:

• Flexible working hours (between 7 AM and 7 PM)
• Possibility to work from home
• Travel allowance
• Pension Plan
• 28 vacation days per year
• ‘The Break Award Program’: a two week break after every fifth continuous year that you have   been under employment.

• The possibility to purchase 5 extra vacation days per year.
• A lot of growth and develop opportunities

Vistaprint is an organization that is constantly developing thanks to her growth. By using the latest machines and technologies we can continue to guarantee this growth. This means that our employees are also developing and growing. You will be working in an organization with many different development opportunities. Although we are a global organization, our corporate culture is informal and accessible. The door is open for everyone.


Here at Vistaprint we believe in our 8 cultural behaviors:
 Obsess over our customers & creators

 Act like an owner

 Be bold

 Be data-driven

 Constructively debate as trusting colleagues

 Deliver amazing results together

 Find, grow, and support great people

 Relentlessly learn and improve


Everyone knows Vistaprint for its business cards. But what many people don’t know is that we print much more than that. We print (almost) everything that can be printed: business cards, posters, mugs, window stickers, flyers, cards, photo gifts, phone cases and much more. And it all takes place in Venlo at our European automated production facility! This is a site of approx. 31,500 m2 where around 500 employees work with nothing but modern, high-tech machines and the latest technology.

We are looking for the best talent no matter what your gender, race, religion, nationality, background, age and sexual orientation is.

Interested? Click to apply directly or send your resume to our Recruiter Cemre Hayirli ; | 0031 6 28 56 56 40

More information about our organization can be found at:








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