Logistic Manager

Starting date

After arrangement

Location 

Bodenheim

Employment type

Fulltime

Who are we?

We are Vinokilo.

We are a growing team on a mission to make second hand fashion more desirable than new, fast fashion. Why? Because we believe fashion should be stylish and sustainable.
We are based in Bodenheim- a beautiful town in the middle of wine country, 12 km south of downtown Mainz on the edge of the Frankfurt Rhine Main Region. Our close proximities to the airport and our central European location makes us open to the world.

The impact you will create at Vinokilo:

As a Logistic Manager, you are responsible for the veins of Vinokilo. You will manage the fleet of vans, the supply chain from the goods from our supplier to our warehouse, to the events and all under cost efficient and forward-thinking umbrella. This may seem like a wild statement, but with you on board, it´s realistic because:

  • You´ll be responsible for the fleet management.
  • You´ll ensure the maintaining of fleet.
  • You´ll evaluate budgets and expenditures.
  • You´ll plan and  monitor inbound and outgoing deliveries.
  • You´ll manage customs adhere to laws and guidelines.
  • You´ll recruit and educate drivers.
  • You´ll manage the drivers and staff for our events.

You’ll love this role because: 

  • You’ll be playing a leading role in the fight against fast fashion.
  • You are passionate about sustainability and second hand fashion. 
  • Your work will be meaningful, challenging, and have a tangible impact on the future of Vinokilo. 
  • You’ll get to work with a diverse team of individuals, all passionate about the impact we’re collectively creating. 
  • You value long term profitability and sustainability over short term gains. 
  • There is a large room for growth for the company and for the role.
  • You enjoy taking responsibility and calculated risks.
  • We are based in one of the most stunning areas with beautiful countryside on our doorstep, yet a short hop, skip and a jump away from Mainz, and the hustle and bustle of Frankfurt and its International airport. 
  • We believe in working flexibly and putting the onus on you to create a working schedule that works for you and for the company. 

 What we need you to have:

  • Completed apprenticeship as logistics and forwarding agent or similar education
  • Minimum of 2 years working experience in this field
  • Fluent English and German written and spoken
  • Driving license of 5 years minimum
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and Numbers
  • Skills to instruct & motivate employees
  • Pro_Active Mindset

What we bring to the table

Vinokilo offers the opportunity to work with a vibrant and diverse group of people, building a product we all deeply care about, in addition to:

  • Learn and Grow: We focus on the growth of each individual and support with internal workshops with guest speakers and external workshops and programs to qualify our employees and enhance their journey with us.
  • Wellbeing: We always have a basket of healthy fruits and snacks in the office and we like to outsource our meetings while having a balanced breakfast in the city center.
    Our smoothie maker is ready for you to get you your daily dose of vitamin.
  • Take time off: 25 days of holiday + public holidays. On top of that, we are closed during the Christmas holidays and the first week of January.
  • Work-Life-Balance: We offer flexible working (based on your team) and our office is dog-friendly!
  • Sustainability: Need new clothes? Profit from our Vintage stock with your staff discount.
    You can also prepare your lunch at our kitchen, so you don´t have to resort to take away/fast food.
    We offer a shared wardrobe for our employees, where you can drop off clothes you don´t want anymore and pick up items from others.
  • Fun: We love to celebrate our successes at Vinokilo. We have amazing Winter and Summer Parties. We also host internal employee socials such as quiz night, games night, movie nights and more. 

Vinokilo is an equal opportunities employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Curious? This is your Chance! 
Please send us a cover letter, video, or any other medium explaining why you want to join us, highlighting relevant experience and information.

Just send everything to careers@vinokilo.com, we are looking forward to hearing from you!