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Sr Manager Regional Sorting Center Operations – Cainiao – Amsterdam

Do you combine data analysis skills with sorting center management experience?

Cainiao Smart Logistics Network 

Founded in 2013, Cainiao Smart Logistics Network (“Cainiao”) is a technology company and the logistics affiliate of Alibaba Group. We adopt a collaborative approach to logistics with an innovative and open data platform that improves efficiency and customer experience for all players along the supply chain. We carry forward Alibaba’s mission of making it easy to do business anywhere by aiming to deliver anywhere in China within 24 hours, and across the globe within 72 hours. 

As of May 2018, Cainiao was one of the largest unicorn companies in China, valued at 100 billion yuan. You can describe us as a huge start-up in a multinational organisation. 

We are your new great adventure. We just landed in Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Liège, Paris and Madrid.

Your challenge

  • Responsible for overall planning of three (3) major sorting centers at Liege Belgium eHub, Madrid and Paris
  • Process identification, management and continuous improvement aimed at efficiency and cost reduction

Your location

Amsterdam Herengracht

Your qualities

  • 5+ years of experience in european sorting center planning/management
  • Strong logical and data analytical skills
  • Strong expressive capability
  • Good at mobilizing internal resources, able to manage teams across borders
  • Experience with big four express companies
    • Amazon, major EU regional express or China domestic major sorting center are preferred
  • Fluent in both Chinese and English


  1. We contact you within 24 hours of your application to answer any questions you might have regarding the role and company.
  2. If we both think there could be a match we schedule a virtual coffee meeting
  3. Still happy? We evaluate your profile with your future manager and decide on the final 3 to 5 candidates to shortlist.
  4. You meet your future colleagues over video interview to see if the match is mutual 


Our client works with Best RECRUITMENT for this vacancy. For more information please contact Serge Claesen


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