Sensata Technologies, Inc. Warehouse Manager in Plovdiv, Bulgaria

To be the owner of the Inbound and Outbound Logistics operations and ensure the performance, quality and compliance with the global company practices. Report to the Bulgaria Logistics manager and liaise with the logistics managers of the other sites in Bulgaria (Botevgrad and Plovdiv). Manage and facilitate a local Logistics team to ensure regular, timely and quality execution of the Logistics related activities and serve as an escalation point for the location.


  • To review and optimize the warehouse and logistics operations in Plovdiv in accordance with the company standards

  • To evaluate the warehouse and logistics employees performance and build a strong cohesive team

  • To manage and control the warehouse an logistics activities in Sofia (outbound logistics)

  • To manage the activities of the warehouse personnel and ensure the resources are effectively used and the work schedules and tasks are completed;

  • Plan, prepare and develop work schedules according to workloads and budget.

  • Manage the performance of the Warehouse and logistics team and provide timely feedback to address performance issues

  • Align and drive global and regional initiatives on service delivery enhancements, modifications and improvements;

  • Monitor, measure and evaluate the quality, compliance and performance, take timely corrective/preventive actions; Ensure the team is motivated and productive;

  • Develop proper company culture within the team, ensuring effective communication to the team members and within the teams;

  • Focal point of communicating with the other departments, management, vendors and customers on Customer Relations matter. Represent the Logistics Team in performance review meetings.

  • Liaise and collaborate with the other company units and ensure the cross-unit processes are handled and executed according to the roles and responsibilities

  • Prepare performance and compliance reports and communicate performance status to the Bulgaria Logistics manager on a weekly and periodic basis.

  • To watch closely and control the safe use of the machines and equipment by the personnel;

  • To track and control the efficiency of the procedures, the usage of the are and preservation of the equipment;

  • To track and control the correct and safe products storage, the effective usage of the warehouse area and keeping the principle “first in first out”;

  • To prioritize and allocate the tasks so that teams resources are effectively used and work schedules and tasks are completed;

  • To analyze the operations and implement continual improvements in the warehouse and logistics in order to increase the efficiency and reduce cost.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics or Engineering; Logistics preferred

  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English;

  • 3-5 years of experience in warehouse and logistics (in a manufacturing environment preferred);

  • Strong Microsoft Office (Exel; Access; PowerPoint; etc.) proficiency and experience with ERP planning systems;

  • Project Management experience

  • Experience with Bulgaria Customs and the Import/Export procedures is a plus

  • Strategic thinker capable of converting strategic and tactical plans into an action plan.

  • Demonstrated ability to lead a change and drive process excellence.

  • Shown ability to build, manage, energize and motivate teams of employees.

  • Ability to develop unique, differentiated solutions to complex problems strong problem solving skills.

  • Ability to positively influence and build relationships with global team members in an international environment.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced development environment with complex project attributes.

  • Demonstrated critical thinking capability.

  • Strong organization, planning and time management skills to achieve results.

  • Strong personal and professional ethical values and integrity

  • Diligent, punctual, very well organized;

  • Team player able to work in a dynamic multitasking environment under pressure.

  • Proactively plan, organize and establish priorities to achieve results.

  • Ready to travel between Bulgaria locations (15%) and Internationaly when required (2%)

Our employees are the reason we have been successful in the past and the reason we will be successful in the future. Employees’ skills, talents and work ethic have defined the business and will shape our collective future.

Our Vision is to be:

  • A world leader and early innovator in mission-critical sensors and electrical protection

  • Satisfying the world’s growing need for safety, energy efficiency and a clean environment

  • A partner, employer, and neighbor of choice

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Sensata Technologies is one of the world's leading suppliers of sensing, electrical protection, control and power management solutions. Sensata's products improve safety, efficiency and comfort for millions of people every day in automotive, appliance, aircraft, industrial, military, heavy vehicle, heating, air-conditioning and ventilation, data, telecommunications, recreational vehicle and marine applications.

We are a rapidly growing company with $3.3 billion in annual revenues, operations and business centers in 12 countries and more than 22,000 employees worldwide, including 900 people in mostly engineering, business development and corporate support roles at our U.S. headquarters in Attleboro, MA.

We pride ourselves on being a leading global company with strong, local decision making and innovative complex products that make a real difference. We have a reputation for unwavering integrity and offer global exposure to world-class talent and significant personal growth and development opportunities.

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