Citrosuco is one of the world’s largest orange juice companies, founded in 1963, operating at all stages of the orange production chain, from cultivating fruit to the delivery of their products. The company has 47 operating units around the globe, consisting of four processing plants, 29 farms, three storage operations, five port terminals and six sales offices.
Citrosuco Europe NV is located in Ghent (65 employees), operating as a logistic hub for distribution in Europe. As a result of the merger between the orange juice businesses of the Fischer Group and Votorantim Group in 2012, the operating unit in Ghent has also officially become the shared services centre of the organization, covering all activities of Citrosuco accept Citrosuco Brazil.
Following the increasing professionalization of the global organization, the focus has shifted from a transactional approach to a more structured, proactive, analytical and management-related approach. This in order to obtain increased operational efficiency as well as continuously improve production processes based on KPI and data monitoring in line with the company’s global strategy. Therefore, Citrosuco Europe NV is currently looking for a
As Operations Manager you will be mainly responsible for the execution and realization of tactical and operational plans as agreed in the company’s budget annual cycles. You will be in charge of all activities related to terminal production and operations processes, such as supply chain planning, bulk loading/unloading, storage, warehousing, blending, drum filling, drum dumping and maintenance, assuring that operational objectives are achieved in efficient and cost effective ways, in line with quality, safety, and environmental standards.