Supply Chain Operations Manager (m/f/d)

Flexport, Frankfurt

Fixing the user experience in global trade.

Supply Chain Operations Manager 


WHO’s it with?

Flexport is experiencing huge growth with nearly 2000 Flexporters across 14 global offices and we’re just getting started! This is an amazing opportunity to help scale the European Business as well as drive Flexport’s growth globally. 


The role of the Supply Chain Operations Manager is a critical part of making Flexport’s mission to make global trade easy for everyone a reality. Flexport today connects almost 10,000 clients and suppliers across 109 countries.


WHAT you’ll be doing?

As a Supply Chain Operations Manager you will be delegated to hire, train, and develop a team of motivated operations experts while strategically leading them through the complex world of freight forwarding. You will work cross-functionally to navigate through various challenges and establish a world-class operating team. Your job as a leader is to create balance for those you manage to execute efficiently and think strategically about continuous improvement. You will be an expert in executing the end-to-end movement of shipments within a regional network including Air and LCL imports and exports.


This is an attractive opportunity to join a well-oiled organization which will allow you to flourish in the role as well as develop your team to be the best they can be. 


WHAT you will need?

As this is a leadership role, you should be an expert in the logistics, freight forwarding or supply chain environment. You should also have a proven track record of leading teams in dynamic environments. You also take pride in your attention to detail and time management skills. Problem solving is a part of your day-to-day activities. Most importantly will have a flexible can do attitude being able to flex and pivot your style depending on the business needs and have the courage to challenge the status when logic and reason require it

You are required to be business fluent in German for this role.


WHY you’ll want it?

Investing your time with Flexport means keeping pace with a rapidly growing business, learning new skills, and seeking opportunities to think from end to end. We appreciate your contributions to making Flexport an amazing place to work and we encourage upwards or lateral movement and transfers that align with current business needs and help Flexport deliver on its mission and unlock the potential in our team members.

If you are ready for your next challenge and want to work in an exciting startup environment with a company that really is going places then apply now!


At Flexport, our ability to fulfill our mission of making global trade easy for everyone relies on having a diverse, dedicated and engaged workforce. That is why Flexport is committed to creating and nurturing an environment where anyone can be their authentic self. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, health status, marital and family status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

About Flexport

Flexport is a licensed freight forwarder that uses people and software to manage the complexity of international trade. Shipping something from Shenzhen to Cincinnati or Rotterdam to LA requires complex coordination. Currently that’s done by telephones, spreadsheets, and fax machines. Flexport provides a web-based app that offers real-time visibility of your shipments. And we’re not just a software platform: Our experienced logistics and customs experts are here to help at every step of the way. We offer services in air freight, ocean freight, trucking, warehouse & fulfillment, customs brokerage, and cargo insurance. Learn more about our services and request a live demo. Flexport is a freight forwarder for the Internet age. “What we do at Flexport” explains what we mean.

Want to learn more about Flexport? Visit Flexport's website.