Job Description:
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. A company with 20.000 employees worldwide and almost 900 employees working in Venlo Arrow Electronics DLC. Arrow EMEA has the largest and most modern electronic components warehouse which is located in Venlo. The Distribution Logistics Centre in Venlo supplies 40.000 European customers. More than 6.000 packages a day are shipped to customers all over Europe, as well as worldwide. Arrow stands for ambition, passion and reliability and strives to be and stay #1 in the business. The corporate culture within Arrow can be described as informal, open, direct and result orientated.

What you are going to do
In your role as Supervisor you are responsible for achieving the daily production goals and controlling, checking and correcting the quality, quantity and productivity of the operational activities within the team. Your main tasks and responsibilities are:

  • Organizing, prioritizing, and dividing tasks within your team
  • Daily communication/updates to/with the team and conduct monthly performance meetings with the employees within your department
  • Supporting and coaching employees with the execution of their responsibilities and tasks
  • Continuous focus on quality, quantity and productivity to guarantee timeliness and avoiding mistakes, including the execution of preventive and corrective actions
  • Monitoring processes and progress of the flow of goods and maintaining proper execution
  • Adequate follow up on urgent orders and pro-active signaling of eventual bottlenecks, creating and implementing improvement proposals and processes
  • Conducting job reviews, assessments, and absenteeism interviews
  • Maintaining order and tidiness of the work environment/department and implementation of 5s if needed
  • Promoting co-operation and work atmosphere

We are looking for
A quality-oriented mindset with a great sense of responsibility, ability to multi-task, and who is stress resistant. An enthusiastic attitude and interest in leading people are key qualities that are highly valued Along with this we value:
Independent working ability
  • Pro-active attitude, not requiring micro management
  • Diplomatic, personable, approachable attitude
  • MBO + (HBO is preferred)
  • Fluent in English with Dutch and/or German being preferred (any other language is a pre)
  • Previous experience in logistics, supply-chain, or related field
  • Previous managerial/supervisor experience (2+ years)
  • Someone who is flexible with working in shifts and on some Saturdays

What Arrow has to offer
  • Ability to work for an international Fortune 500 company
  • Great opportunities for further professional and personal development
  • Possibilities for growth
  • Vacation allowance
  • 31-34 days holiday/year
  • Employee benefits
  • Health Insurance options
  • Challenging and multifaceted area of responsibility within a high-tech organization
  • Open-minded corporate culture with a dynamic work environment

Venlo (Amperestraat)

Time Type:
Full time

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