We are looking for two Logistics Engineers to FedEx in Stockholm, one of the largest logistics companies in the world!
Are you a talented analyst and want to work in logistics for a top global company? Do you have previous experience in optimization, planning and data analysis and want to try your wings in a new industry? We are now looking for two permanent positions to FedEx in Stockholm. As a Logistics Engineer at FedEx you´ll be using your expertise in analysis and planning in order to improve processes and procedures and implement new technology.
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Consistently ranked among the world´s most admired and trusted employers, FedEx provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. At FedEx you get the opportunity to work in an influential role in a dynamic cross-functional team where almost every day is different. You will be dealing with issues, simple as well as complex, from continuous improvement processes and workflow optimization to operational location planning and design.
The logistics Planning and Engineering team for Nordics and Ireland has currently eight members placed in Copenhagen and Dublin and is now planning to expand the team with two members in Stockholm. You will be part of a well-functioned and strong team that continuously help each other with cross-country issues and best practises and where your primary working language is English.
In your role you´ll also have the opportunity to influence the largest implementation in the logistics industry ever – the merger between FedEx and TNT and initially spend a lot of time making this merger go as smooth as possible.
In the role as a Logistics Engineer at FedEx you will be handling both complex strategic issues as well as minor improvements in operations. Your main work tasks will include:
- Support of internal customers such as operations management on various projects related to problem solving, operational and service improvements
- Identify the need for and define process improvement initiatives in order to maximize efficiencies
- Adapt and utilize modelling tools to translate complex analysis into accurate and realistic operational plans
- Communicate new plans to internal departments ensuring understanding and then support implementation
- Conduct studies e.g. the implementation of new technology, facility design, functional specifications and feasibility studies
FedEx is looking to hire two full-time Logistics Engineers permanently. The position also includes going on business trips to FedEx and TNT locations in Sweden and across the Nordics, and sometimes also Amsterdam and Frankfurt for training and collaboration with regional teams. You´ll work at the office in Arlanda or at the office in Upplands Väsby.
We think you have a Bachelor´s degree or higher professional qualification in Industrial Engineering or related quantitative discipline (i.e. Statistics, Economics, Finance). You also have previous experience from similar roles and have good knowledge of logistics and/or process optimization. You have preferably worked in an analytical role with number crunching in Excel or databases such as SQL. You are a strong Excel user with a passion for numbers and facts. We think you have a background as an analyst or as a statistician in engineering, finance or logistics. Since the company language is English it is required to have good communication skills in English. Knowledge in Swedish is a plus but not a requirement.
As a person you are self-driven, thorough and flexible. You are good with numbers and like to work with a lot of different people with both strategic and operational issues. You like working on different projects and are motivated to find the best solution for a problem.