Lineas is the largest private rail freight operator in Europe offering premium rail products and total door-to-door logistics solutions. Our mission is to offer such superior rail products and services that customers shift the transport of their goods from road to rail. This allows them to improve their supply chain while decreasing their impact on mobility, climate and air pollution.

Control Tower Manager

At Lineas you can:

  • Work in an open and flexible environment where you can be yourself
  • Do things and put your ideas forward
  • Contribute to a better environment

Who are we?

We are Lineas, the largest private rail freight operator in Europe. We convince companies to shift the transport of their goods from road to rail. Because that's much better for the climate and mobility. We make this Modal Shift a reality with the best train products and innovative services.

We, the FREIGHT FORCE, dedicate ourselves day after day to the freight transport of our customers. And to really make a difference!

Who are we looking for?

Support in redefining fundamentally & implement E2E supply chain processes, tools, standards, … based on best practices for end to end Real Time production in order to realize the long term Lineas strategy and contribute to the modal shift.

You are in real time (2x8) end responsible for the supply chain control tower end-to-end supply chain management & visibility with real-time data/analytics to control and improve logistics performance and overall production costs.

You are part of the supply chain Control Tower management team.

What are your duties?

In Real-Time, you are in charge of the End-To-End Supply Chain control tower, organized around (inter)national product lines while ensuring operational proximity consisting of the following activities:

  • Monitoring all assemblies E2E on load level – resulting in an E2E product flow view and deviation management – including monitoring performance and steering of our suppliers
  • In case of deviations, steering the right actions throughout the E2E organization to ensure impact towards end clients is as low as possible and as cost efficient as possible (in collaboration with the RT Execution)
  • Functionally steering shop floors for all the inbound & outbound activities they have to perform
  • Ensuring creation of freight letters for the goods to be transported is done correctly & on time
  • Ensuring all the required pre-production activities are successfully managed.

You are doing this by:

  • Managing a team of logistics professionals in a challenging environment subject to strict quality specifications
  • Developing processes to manage international cargo movements end-to-end
  • Actively collaborating in the implementation of the supply chain control tower
  • Supporting the definition of relevant performance KPI’s and associated target levels, owning the accountability to meet the agreed service levels
  • Together with the Fulfilment development manager, develop the capabilities of the control tower team, this mainly through strong leadership, business expertise & change management focus.

What is your profile?

  • Master degree in engineering, commercial engineering or applied economics.
  • 5 years of experience or equivalent in a management role.
  • Trilingual: English/French/Dutch and a basic knowledge of the German language.
  • Excellent communication and change management skills.
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Customer relationship management skills.
  • Able to perform within a matrix organization with diverse cultures and wide international geographical spread.
  • Very good teamwork skills.

Lineas stands for diversity. We believe that skills and talent are unrelated to gender, race, age, social background, sexual orientation, philosophical or religious beliefs, ...

What do we have to offer you?

With us you will have the opportunity to develop your career in a fast growing and international company.

  • You will be part of a team of passionate colleagues who will make the Modal Shift a reality.
  • You will receive an attractive salary with attractive fringe benefits.
  • We give you a personal training and all the coaching you need to get started.
  • Afterwards, you will be given every opportunity to further develop your talents.
  • You are allowed to work autonomously and independent of time - even from home or on location when it suits you best.
  • You will end up in a young and energetic company. Things are moving fast here and a lot is always changing. That opens up permanent perspectives for your career.

Your application will be evaluated by the HR department of Lineas itself. For any additional feedback regarding your application, we kindly refer you to the Lineas HR department.


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