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You take your customers further. Making the impossible possible is your passion...

You have the right hands on mentality. Keeping things moving…

You´ve got big goals. So you´re not starting small…

You want to work for a great team – and an even greater purpose…

…then check out our vacancies and apply now. Together we are – Here to move.

Implementation Manager Contract Logistics(m/f/d)

Your tasks

The owner of this position shall execute & support implementation projects for the establishment of new DB Schenker Contract Logistics operations in accordance with the DB Schenker implementation method. She/ he keeps oversight of ongoing implementations in EU and their compliance with the DB Schenker implementation method. Furthermore, she/he trains & coaches other managers on the method and mindset as well as support the continuous development of this global approach.

The owner of the above-mentioned position will be a member of the European CL/SCM Implementation team. He/ she will report to the Head of Implementation.

In more detail the tasks of the position owner are the following:

Execute & support assigned implementations of customer-related projects meaning overall project management for projects in a certain (relevant) size and with strategic importance to the Region Europe. Within this responsible for the project deliverables in time & budget & scope.

Organize & lead assigned project reviews as milestones along every CL implementation covering the project evaluation points:

  • Commercial
  • Facility/ Building
  • HR/ Staffing
  • Budget
  • Solution design
  • Implementation plan
  • IT/ IT infrastructure

Monitor & report on the deployment and progress of CL/SCM implementation projects in the Region Europe

Train & develop & coach other project (implementation) managers in Region Europe and its countries on methods, tools, templates concerning the implementation of customer-specific contract logistics projects

Contribute actively to the further development of the DB Schenker Contract Logistics Implementation method.


He/she acts as a pro-active, positive, inspirational and constructive team member of the European CL community, both in the Regional office as well as towards all counterparts in the countries & clusters.

Participates in regular calls, meetings, face-to-face interactions with respective senior management in the RHO to raise awareness and advice innovations and excellence around PM methodology & PM Execution. Builds a productive and effective working relationship within the assigned project organization as well as within the European project management team. He/she is willing to travel international frequently and stay in the assigned country when applicable.

Our requirements:

  • Bachelor and/or Master degree in Logistics/Transportation
  • Proven track record in (implementation) project management in Logistics/ Contract Logistics
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Deep understanding of logistics operations and implementation including design, system, process and resourcing
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Excellent Language skills in English (verbal and written), additional Language skills (European) are preferable
  • Excellent Computer and software skills (MS Office, VISIO, MS project) at minimum
  • Leadership skills

Our offer

Schenker Europe GmbH is the regional management holding for operations in 38 countries with over 40 000 employees and 12 bn. EURO Sales. We offer an exciting career in logistics as well as the opportunity to develop and hone your skills and competence whilst working in a global setting with highly qualified and diverse international teams and professionals. The organization provides a competitive remuneration package and offer which is commensurate with the position on offer. Candidates that believe in taking full responsibility and ownership for their role and value a cooperative environment would suit us.
This position should be based in Frankfurt in Germany


Does this sound like a role that is of interest to you? We look forward to your informative application documents with detail about your desired salary and your earliest possible starting date via online application.

Job Details


Implementation Manager Contract Logistics(m/f/d)




Schenker Europe GmbH




Apr 7, 2019