Branch Manager Antwerpen – Bolloré Logistics


Bolloré Logistics Belgium, founded in 1995 in Antwerp, currently has 150 employees spread over 3 different branches. With strategically located Belgian offices and warehouses, we offer our customers a unique logistics service for all air and sea freight via water, rail and motorways. Located in the heart of Europe, Belgium is the perfect gateway to all major European markets.

The company has all the (logistics) expertise within the Aviation and Pharmacy sectors.


Mission: the HMO Country Solutions & Operations leads the country’s HMOs team and guarantees the implementation of the global Middle Office policy.


A. Manage and develop their team

  • Ensure that the appointed people are knowledgeable and skilled in their areas
  • of responsibility
  • Ensure that their teams master the necessary tools and processes
  • Drive the country’s operational performance
  • Apply the strategy and business processes in relation to the global policy
  • Assess the operational risks, the quality of service, the financial balance (projects profitability) and the country’s competitiveness
  • Monitor the activities of the tender desk relay
  • Optimize operations within their country through the implementation of hubs, shared service centers (SSC) and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO)
  • Take charge of the recruitment process of the Middle Office staff in cooperation with the Country Managing Director
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory obligations (ex: FMC, TSA, security, FCPA, customs, etc.)

B. Implement Bolloré Logistics’ procurement policy and develop solutions

  • Define the country policy (ex: BSA for air, Allocations for sea, road haulers) in relation to the global policy
  • Contribute to negotiations
  • Approve the suppliers at a country level
  • Oversee tender requests to country suppliers
  • Be accountable for the quality of the country’s data (ex: rate database)
  • Anticipate and plan the Region traffic flows in cooperation with the Front Office
  • Assist the Front Office in designing solutions
  • Act as main contact for the country’s partners and maintain good relationships with them
  • Monitor supplier service quality
  • Gather information on the quality of suppliers follow-up

C. Monitor the quality of operational data

  • Guarantee the Bolloré Logistics operations policy
  • Be responsible for the quality of business data in TMS, DMP, LINK (ex: files, events …)
  • Ensure the business processes
  • Challenge and support the activity and production costs

D. Facilitate the development of business tools

  • Track IT needs within their area of responsibility
  • Contribute to the development of the TMS and DMP tools (which encompass all the tools: Pilot, Flow Management, Dynauction)
  • Be responsible for the country’s reporting system (to Management and Middle Office


  • Master degree or equivalent through experience;
  • Good operational knowdledge, preferably in different modes of transport – inbound & outbound;
  • Good knowledge of logistics & supply chain managment;
  • Fluent in Dutch, technical terminology in French and English.



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MenT Associates nv

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2610 Wilrijk (Antwerpen)

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