Today technology is driving the world. And at we are driving the technology for one of the leading international wholesalers specializing in food - METRO. From ecommerce to checkout, to delivery software, we work on a wide range of products to meet the needs of our users - METRO’s customers and employees from across 25 countries. With passion and responsibility, we move the wholesale industry towards digitization and leverage METRO’s long history and expertise in B2B for building a more sustainable market ecosystem.

Purpose of the department

Within the domain of logistics solution, we strive to support and advice our stakeholders about the transformation of their daily operation processes into system supported activities within their Transport management System (TMS). We identify the business need, implement it but also guarantee the support of the daily business.

My Responsibilities:

  • Identify the need of enabling different features in a transport management software
  • Offer consultancy with regards to the solution or area they are expert for
  • Keep track of development processes for the entirety of the project
  • Support the change management process
  • Translate business requirements into features together with external consultants
  • Keep track of the implementation progress of a solution or process within a project team
  • Proactively drive the usage of solutions, products, and processes towards business value in a customer centric way.
  • Maintain good relationships with the stakeholders

Role Specific Skills:

Communication: You convey or share ideas, feelings and information effectively using the most appropriate methods, tools and channels for the respective audience.

Analytical Thinking: You align appropriate solutions to issues by evaluating gathered information by considering their urgency and importance.

Networking: You develop and maintain partnerships within and outside the organization and use them in order to exchange information, support and cooperation.

Technical Mindset: You love to participate in technical discussions in order to translate business needs and identify technical opportunities.

Business Impact: The tasks/services involved are closely related to the work of others, and thus the quality and timeliness of the service provided, and work produced will have an impact in the effectiveness of the team.

Knowledge and skills: has proven to be able to apply basics concepts and procedures in practice

Technical skills: performs a variety of routine tasks and assignments

Support skills: performs a variety of defined procedures

Complexity: the job requires the ability to make judgements based on factual information as well as practice

  • Understands complexity of issues / problems and is able to apply standard solutions
  • Knows whom to engage for more difficult / non-standard solutions from own team

Our general Benefits:

Work-Life Balance: flexible working hours, home office, 30 days of vacation and flexible office options.

Personal growth: a comprehensive further training offer over our METRO House of Learning as well as individual development opportunities.

Well-being: Health programs, pension scheme, regular employee events

Comfort: very good transport connections and free parking spaces including charging stations for e-mobility. One canteen with delicious and discounted meals plus other catering facilities. Furthermore, discounts in our stores as well as at many partner companies.

Our Values:

You respect individuals and mutual ideas and appreciate each contributions. Furthermore, you can admit mistakes in order to learn and grow 

Pragmatism: You strive for simple and effective solutions and processes, get things done by taking calculated risks rather than doing it perfectly, and continuously run experiments and making data-driven decisions to maximize the value.

Ownership: You love to take the initiative and moving things forward. Furthermore, you hold yourself accountable for the outcomes and empower yourself to make decisions.

Passion: You are passionate about solving our customer's problems, have an inspirational attitude and are enthusiastic. And you strive for the highest standards and continuously improvement.

Have we aroused your interest? Then we are looking forward to your online application. METRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer all qualified applicants full equal opportunities.

Your point of contact:

Silke Holzhauer

Talent Acquisition Partner

Job Details

Date posted21 October 2022

Location(s)Düsseldorf, GermanyBerlin, Germany

ProfessionDomain Expert

ProjectFinance and Logistics Unit

Employment TypeFull-time

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