Internationaal European Plan & Delivery/Transport Management Specialist

Perfetti van Melle
  • Breda
  • Vast
  • HBO
  • 40 uur
  • Thuiswerken mogelijk
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Dwight Sinester senior recruiter

This is where we need you:

This role is part of the European Primary Transport management team, which is responsible for forecasting and planning of intercompany primary shipments across Europe. The International Transport Planner is responsible to manage the primary transport flows and creates the forecast and planning for future required transport. In addition, this role works together with local teams to optimize the flows within the current network.

Your core tasks in a nutshell:

•Oversee and manage transportation forecasting (12-24 months) and planning (1-4 weeks) & execution (<1 week) for all lanes within his/her specific cluster of lanes;

•Daily execution of transportation planning activities include carrier selection per lane, truck confirmation, load consolidation, load planning and alignment with warehousing team who will load truck;

•Reviews and ensures shipments have been successfully planned and successfully delivered;

•Partner effectively with customer service representatives (for documentation and incident management), plan team in the hub and with local warehousing, Customer Service and Transport planning team. Close collaboration with Procurement (tendering, supplier’s management);

•Evaluates cluster of lanes operational planning performance and seeks to optimize transportation (e.g., mode shift and route optimization) and execution activities based on reports & dashboards of Primary Transport Analyst role;

•Identify, select and run continuous improvement projects to improve the operations on the long term (sustainability, cost, efficiency, network design), also with local domestic transport teams.


The ideal recipe:

•Bachelor Degree or equivalent, preferably in Management, Business, Logistics, Supply Chain or related field;

•You have an excellent command of the English language, written as well as spoken;

•Experience in consumer goods and service industry;

•Experience with lane planning is a favorable plus but not a must have;

•Good understanding/experience with TMS

•Experience working in a shared services, process driven or service center environment.

This new challenging role is created for a professional aiming to grow to a teamleader position on a short term.

The role is ideally attractive for a professional at present working within a 3rd party logistics environment in a role as transport planner.

Travelling will be part of the job such as travelling to Barcelona!

What's in it for you on the job content side? You will be challenged to help implementing the new Oracle transport management system. You will be starting with tendering, system implementation and from there grow in naturally into your role!

Are you starting to got interested?

Are you starting to feel like it and are you taking the Europe P&D team to a higher level? Then please do not hesitate to apply and call us for any questions!


You are an entreprenurial self-starter and are curious to challenge stakeholders;

You have been working internationally before and do have a cultural mindset.


An excellent remuneration package deal is offered! A maximum salary of €65k including holiday money will be rewarded for the right candidate. 

On top of this a 5% employee incentive program is included in this package deal.


Our client, Perfetti Van Melle is a privately owned company, producing and distributing candies and chewing gums in more than 150 countries worldwide. 

Employing over 17.000 people and operating 37 companies throughout the world, Perfetti Van Melle has a true global reach: it is present in the Asia Pacific Region, Europe, Middle East, Africa and the Americas!

The industrial adventure of Perfetti Van Melle began many years ago, but it was in March 2001 that the current Group was set up through the merger of Perfetti Spa and Van Melle N.V. In July 2006 the Group acquired the Spanish company Chupa Chups S.A., famous all over the world for its lollypops.

Their brands convey the passion they have for their products. They continuously explore new ways of doing things and innovative ideas that will inspire and delight our consumers worldwide. Their global brands Mentos, Chupa Chups, Alpenliebe gratify, refresh, inspire consumers of all ages around the globe. Other brands are extremely popular in regional markets with innovative tastes that match local preferences.

This role is carried out on an exclusive basis through Yacht's. Agencies are kindly requested to refrain from contacting our client, Yacht itself and from presenting candidates.



Inclusiviteit en diversiteit

Uiteraard staat deze vacature open voor iedereen die zich hierin herkent. We geloven dat diverse teams van belang zijn voor ons als lerende organisatie, die voorop wil blijven lopen in de wereld van werk. Want juist verschillen tussen mensen zorgen voor groei. Van collega's, klanten, kandidaten en daarmee van Yacht. Heb jij een uniek talent? We ontmoeten je graag.

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Dwight Sinester senior recruiter


recruiter Dwight Sinester

Dwight Sinester

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