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Want to be part of the team? Borealis is committed to making new discoveries – and that includes finding pioneering members to join our team.

Group Leader Logistics (f/m)

  • Location: Austria, Linz
  • Type: Permanent
  • Application Deadline: 30/11/2018
  • Hours: Full-time

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Are you looking for a chance to drive an organisation forward with your expertise and leadership experience? In this position, we offer you the chance to shape our logistics standards for an even more successful future.

Together with your team of approx. 10 people, you ensure and optimise material availability and storage at Borealis Linz, based upon business needs defined by specific Business Units and our InnoTech organisation. You will closely collaborate with other group leaders and internal customers such as Innovation Project Management, Sales and Marketing, etc. This role also requires close contact with our technology suppliers, joint ventures and our customers. Finally, you will be an integral part of a dynamic Application Hall management team where initiative, ideas and flexibility are valued

Your main areas of responsibility will be:

  • Ensure and optimise the continuous and efficient material delivery on the site, documentation of material movements and operation of the warehouse with a focus on automated high rack storage and silo conveying systems
  • Lead and manage Application Hall Logistics to ensure a high quality of work and efficiency
  • Ensure high HSE standards and create awareness for workplace safety for all employees and visitors
  • Manage the internal and external logistics stream on recycling of by-products
  • Maintain legal compliance of the entire equipment, responsible for TÜV inspections
  • Contribution to major technical and software projects covering the logistics part
  • Drive and ensure a close cooperation between different stakeholders
  • Manage a budget for fixed costs and capital investments

 You are the right candidate for this position if you possess the following experience, knowledge and skills:

  • High school diploma or University degree with a focus on Logistics, Supply Chain Management, industrial engineering or similar
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience in Logistics
  • Good leadership skills plus at least first experience as a team leader
  • Good fluency in German and English
  • Very good communication and networking skills
  • Good understanding of customer needs and their translation into efficient and matching processes

Following Austrian law regulations, we offer, reflecting your experiences, skills and competencies, competitive compensation based on the collective labour agreement chemical industry starting at EUR 59.156,16 annual gross salary and are willing to pay more based on your experience and background. In addition, we offer a yearly bonus and a voluntary company pension plan.

Borealis is a leading provider of innovative solutions in the fields of polyolefins, base chemicals and fertilizers. With its head office in Vienna, Austria, the company currently has around 6,600 employees and operates in over 120 countries. Borealis generated EUR 7.5 billion in sales revenue and a net profit of EUR 1,095 million in 2017. Mubadala, through its holding company, owns 64% of the company, with the remaining 36% belonging to Austria-based OMV, an integrated, international oil and gas company. Borealis provides services and products to customers around the world in collaboration with Borouge, a joint venture with the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC).

If you feel enthusiastic to join Borealis after reading this, we are equally excited to meet you. Please apply online and upload your CV and cover letter.


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+43 732 6981 5246
Renate Kaufmann