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Global Transport Excellence Manager (M/F)

  • Posted: 6 Sep 2023
  • Supply Chain
  • Rueil-Malmaison
  • France
  • On-site

About the job

Danone France does not seek to be the best company in the world, but better for the world! That’s why our 26 brands in France are B Corp TM certified.*

B Corp is the compass of our CSR strategy! This certification allows us to challenge ourselves in order to continuously improve and measure our social and environmental performance.


You will join the team of Global Supply-chain Excellence which is dedicated to connect end-to-end Supply Chain and Sales (globally & locally) and co-create excellence standard process and tools, benchmarking external and internal inspiration, to upskill the supply chain community. 


This CDI will take place in Rueil Malmaison (92.), in our French head office.  

In this position, you will report to the Logistics Control Tower & Transport Excellence Director.


Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Provide Logistics Control Tower and Transportation KPI definitions and dashboards to encourage global / regional / local teams to carry out a successful performance management
    • Co-lead global Logistics Core Group, Community sessions and Transport Excellence program
    • Develop Direct Store Delivery Transportation Strategy
    • Track Performance and support to Zones / CBUs and be part of their local productivity governance.
    • Support Business Units in the scalable projects launch and deployment.
    • Develop and implement Logipedia & Best Practice Digital Platform for a global community alignment and standardization in Logistics.
  • Develop the transformation agenda for Transport Excellence and Logistics Control Tower Solutions
    • Co-lead Logistics Decarbonization agenda
    • Ensure guidance and visibility on latest transport management technologies and transport innovation.
    • Support on the strategic assessment and design for Logistics Control Tower Projects
    • Support Customer Experience agenda to trigger collaboration with Customers to optimize transportation cost and reduce CO2 emission.
    • Provide continuously internal and external benchmarking capabilities for ambitious target settings.

Our employer commitments: 

  • The guarantee of a relevant, competitive and scalable compensation package, through external benchmark and internal equity. It consists among other things of a fixed salary, an yearly bonus, gain sharing, and a Danone share.
  • Flexibility of work and workplaces, such as weekly homeworking.
  • Skills development for all, thanks to our Danone Academy France and through a year-round managerial conversation cycle.
  • The possibility to use up to 3 days a year of volunteering through the platform Vendredi.
  • Parenting policy benefits, such as extended Parental Leave (14 additional maternity/paternity days covered), or the ability to convert some earnings into time off.
  • Other benefits include a complementary pension scheme, health care plan, CSE, 100% of the Navigo pass covered , etc…

About you

The criteria below remain indicative. A candidate who has a different combination of experience and skills could also be considered.

You have a Master (or equivalent) in Business Economics, Supply Chain Management or Engineering, with at least 8 years of successful professional experience in Supply Chain/ Logistics.


You are considered as an expert in new technologies in logistics areas and channels (traditional trade, omnichannel, e-commerce) to ensure guidance and visibility to all geographies. You have some knowledge in Control Tower Operating Models.


You have an end-to-end logistics vision & a strong stakeholders management.


You have a strong ability to work in ambiguous and greenfield environment.


You are a leader with managerial courage and strong experience with data governance.


You are an English-fluent speaker - additional language fluency would be welcome (French, Spanish,…).


We are proud to promote diversity and equal opportunity within our teams. We believe that our differences will make a difference, and that an inclusive work environment will drive our growth as a company, as a team, and as individuals. We will therefore consider all applications* by fostering an inclusive work culture where everyone can feel at home.  

We have also chosen to remove inclusive writing from our job offers because its complexity penalizes people with cognitive disabilities, including dyslexia, dysphasia, or apraxia.

*All nominations will be considered regardless of origin, background, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability…

About us

One Planet, One Health - BY YOU! 

Our four core values "HOPE": HUMANISM, OPENNESS, CLOSENESS and ENTHUSIASM serve as our compass. 

Every day, you will make decisions that impact our economic and societal performance, as well as our ability to achieve our ambitions.  


At Danone, you can just be yourself. We are convinced that it is up to YOU to define how you work, develop and progress. 

With us, you will work in a challenging, authentic, and caring environment.  


Want to know more about the daily life of our danoners? Check out our LinkedIn page and our @DanoneTalentFrance Instagram account. 


You want to take action to bring health through food to as many people as possible? Join us! #LI-FR