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Manager, Transportation planning and operations, Uusikaupunki; FINLAND

Job description
We are now looking for a Transportation planning and operations Manager to lead our operational transportation team at Uusikaupunki plant. Your key role is to control and lead daily transportation operations in order to secure material flow to the plant. Also, your responsibilities include finding new saving possibilities in the field of transportation and implementing the needed development actions. You will closely follow up KPIs and promote profitable growth by optimizing logistical transportation processes.  You will actively develop and manage LSP’s overall performance and cost control. You will represent the transportation team in internal and external meetings.


We expect you to have

  • Suitable educational background, e.g. MSc / BSc in logistics and several years’ experience and proven track record in logistics development and cost optimization.
  • Ability and willingness to lead and develop your team. Experience in leadership is seen as an advantage, but not mandatory. 
  • Professional knowledge in logistics from managing the information, money flow and material movements. 
  • Strength in logical thinking and in converting initiatives into concrete actions.
  • Excellent interpersonal and networking skills 
  • Fluent spoken and written Finnish and English


We offer
The latest development in the automotive industry – and ultimately our company - promises candidates an inspiring career. Where a long heritage as one of the world’s most significant car builders meets up with the spirit of unlimited opportunities is Valmet Automotive, offering you a sense of accomplishment, a good work–life balance and a feeling of creating something new. Of course, in the typical Nordic calmness at all locations in Finland, Germany, Spain and Poland.


Further information:

4.8 15:30 - 16:30 and 7.8 14:00 – 15:00

Toni Reunanen
Director, Transport, Packages, Forwarding & Customs
tel. +358 40 515 4574


Please send your application by 16.8.2020.



Contract Nature:  Regular
Company:  Valmet Automotive FIN

Uusikaupunki, FI