Australia, Chatswood, Henkel Consumer Brands

Logistics Continuous Improvement Manager

At Henkel, you can build on a strong legacy and leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses to reimagine and improve life every day. If you love challenging the status quo, join our community of over 47.000 pioneers around the globe. Our teams at Henkel Consumer Brands continuously drive the evolution in dynamic categories: Laundry & Home Care and Hair. With our trusted brands, including Cold Power and Schwarzkopf, our cutting-edge technologies and our disruptive solutions, you will have countless opportunities to explore new paths and develop your skills. Grow within our future-led businesses, our diverse and vibrant culture and find a place where you simply belong. All to leave your mark for more sustainable growth.

Dare to make an impact?


  • Analysis of the logistics network for process improvement, cost saving, and service enhancement opportunities
  • Drive logistics excellence process and systems initiatives in conjunction with global COE
  • Identify, develop, and deliver productivity initiatives using Lean methodologies to improve operational and financial performance
  • Ensure that projects are delivered as per expectation through rigorous follow up and deadline tracking; Analysis of operational metrics and providing timely reporting and process improvement initiatives based on findings
  • Monitoring of logistics service providers operational and cost performance; Control and approve 3PLs invoices
  • Support the Logistics Manager to develop, manage and deliver the logistics operations budget; Support Logistics tenders and suppliers’ selection
  • Deputy of Logistics manager for decision on critical operational issues


  • Degree qualified in Supply Chain or a comparable degree; At least 7 years’ experience in Logistics Management ideally in FMCG/Retail industry
  • Experience in Logistics management of 3rd party warehouse providers, carriers and freight forwarders
  • Proven experience in project management and leading continuous improvement initiatives
  • Excellent time management, planning and organizational skills; Strong collaborative skills and the ability to work well in a team environment
  • Strong analytical and cost controlling abilities; Highly proficient in Excel
  • Experience with Logistics Management in SAP (highly regarded)
  • Sound communication and presentation skills

At Henkel, we come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We believe the uniqueness of all our employees is the power in us. Become part of the team and bring your uniqueness to us! We welcome all applications across different genders, origins, cultures, religions, sexual orientations, disabilities, and generations.

JOB ID: 24066183
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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