General Manager ( Logistics )

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Biggelaar 29, 4701 AB Roosendaal
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  • Noord-Brabant

Join Delamode International Logistics as General Manager for the brand new site in Roosendaal

Have you always wanted to start-up a brand new site from scratch within a successful international company? Are you a inspiring leader with broad experience in implementing and managing 3PL operations? Let’s get in touch then, because Objeqtive Recruitment currently recruiting the General Manager for fast-growing UK company Delamode International Logistics to build and lead the new Roosendaal site.

Delamode Logistics, part of Xpediator PLC, is a fast-growing supplier of logistics and freight forwarding solutions with a customer centric approach. Currently Delamode consists of 1000+ colleagues, working from 34 sites and offices in the EU and holds 90.000m2 of warehousing from where 12.000 clients are being served. Delamode will expand their B2B 3PL business in the Netherlands (18.000m2) which is aimed to go live in May 2023 (construction starts at mid-2022).

The position of General Manager
As General Manager you will be responsible for all site related activities and have full P&L responsibility. You will be building a brand new team ensuring (employee) engagement driven leadership style, enabling safety, productivity and efficiency at site level through continuous improvement initiatives and developing/maintaining customer relationships.

You will be working closely together with colleagues in the UK and report to the Logistics Director. During the start-up you will have full support of (project, engineering and commercial) colleagues.

Next to this you will be responsible for:

  • Recruiting, hiring and training employees;
  • Co-developing and purchasing warehouse design, hardware and internal transport equipment;
  • Ensuring that all service levels are captured, monitored and holding QBR’s with customers;
  • Implementing and monitoring of all group and local HR and Health & Safety policies;
  • Managing facility maintenance and contracts;
  • Leadership of your direct reports through performance monitoring, performance management, motivation and engagement;
  • Monitoring invoices and stocklevels;
  • All communication with internal and external customers.

Whilst always striving to reach maximum customer satisfaction while driving a culture focused on continuous improvement.

We are looking for

A people and customer oriented senior leader with a proven track record in building and managing effective logistic operations. You bring a broad experience and are able to act independent whilst being a teamplayer in an international environment. You are an excellent communicator, have commercial awareness and will be able to promote the company brand and culture to internal and external stakeholders.

You also bring:

  • 10+ years experience in managing 3PL warehouse operations;
  • Excellent understanding of the Dutch and English language;

Delamode offers you

The exciting opportunity to be contributing to and leading the successful startup of the first Delamode Logistics site in the Netherlands. You will experience an entrepreneurial culture in which teamwork, fast decision making and creating opportunities are core values.

Next to this you will receive an excellent renumeration package including an bonus scheme and company car.

Over Objeqtive Recruitment

Are you interested in this position at Delamode? Please applicate through our website and we will contact you as soon as possible. Objeqtive Recruitment will execute the first selection through interviews and will support you during the next steps (on- and offline) towards/with Delamode.

If you have any questions about this position, Delamode or the procedure please do not hesitate to contact me: +316-29435083 /

Objeqtive Recruitment is a specialized recruitmentagency with higher goals. We match professionals with top-employers and recruit for both permanent and interim position in Supply Chain, Logistics and Operations. We go further. We plant future. Climate-positive entrepreneurship is a structural part of our services. We plant a tree for every match and compensate the CO2-emission of your new employer. More information? Have a look at our higher goals or contact Martin Dröge via +316-29435083 or






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