Logistics Project Coordinator

Job location:
Created moment:
March 31, 2021
Job reference:
REQ - 04061

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position

Logistics Project Coordinator

Job Summary


•Define and Implement the logistics plan and annually update it with new tenders among Customer and Supply chain teams
Optimize the flows of performance mineral products across Europe, Africa and Middle East countries while improving the costs associated with logistics (transport & warehousing) and the service level


Manage the analysis, design and development of optimized logistics plans to achieve costs savings and/or service improvements in collaboration with the Logistic Purchasing teams (through Quimeo)

Identify customer expectations per market segment in collaboration with market sales

Undertake logistics optimization projects to identify improvements in logistics efficiency and service to customer

Prepare presentations of projects findings

Work with operations and logistics to ensure optimized plans produced are executable

Lead the implementation of optimized plans and coordinate with other departments

Maintain logistics optimization expertise and stay up-to-date with available tools and techniques


Logistic costs saving plans implementation

Logistics plan implementation & update

Logistics service level monitoring & improvement

Competencies and experience

Key competencies

Strong understanding of logistics processes and operations

Analytical reasoning skills

Data analysis tools proficiency

•Communication skills including solid writing and presentation abilities

•Ability to work with teams

Ideal background/ experience

•Bachelor or Master degree in supply chain

•Fluent in English

•Minimum 4-5 years experience in logistics, a first experience in project management is required

Title, position in the organization

Title : Logistics Project Coordinator

Reporting to : Logistics & Distribution Manager

Direct reports : none

Location: Paris

•6 months contract (fixed-term) starting mid-April

Position Type

Full time


Fixed Term (Fixed Term)

Only technical issues will be monitored through the below inbox:

recruiting.support@ imerys.com


To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered. 

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.