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Warehouse Manager (m/w/d)

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Date: Dec 25, 2021

Location: Hilter, DE, 49176

Company: Bunge


Be part of an organization with global impact and empower your team to have a daily impact, to drive continuous improvement, change, and update procedures in our modern and highly automated productions facility warehouse. Sounds good? Read on and hit the apply button!


What we do in Walter Rau Lebensmittelwerke (Walter Rau Food Factories)


Located in Hilter in the Teutoburg Forrest we built a tradition of more than 110 years as a producer of high-quality margarine products, edible fats and oils. With an extensive product range, we supply food retailers, large-scale consumers, specialized wholesale traders as well as industrial processing plants. You might know us from brands such as Deli Reform, Landkost, Cremana, Optima and Butasan.

What the role is about

The Warehouse Manager is responsible to run and Continuously Improve all warehouse-processes and manage a team of around 30 people with support of 5 shift supervisors and area coordinators. Typically you see yourself as someone that starts the day energized, ready to inspire and coach your broader team to, on a day to day basis run smooth operations. From internal logistics, to material management and continuous improvement of processes. Even though our facility is technologically highly equipped, typical chances for optimization lie in the field of optimizing efficiency, cost, technology and productivity. Most importantly, your role will be to ensure a zero incident and injury mentality in the warehouse. Putting safety ahead of profit, staying alert to HPE’s. STOP.THINK.PROTECT, is our motto. Stop work and speak up whenever conditions or behavior become unsafe, is the ground rule in all our operations and you are the core promoter.

Key Interfaces and KPI’s

  • Internally: Transport management, Customer Service, Sales, Production, the Technical Department, Production Planning, Quality Assurance and the SAP-Team.
  • Externally: you work with Forwarders and Suppliers. And as a manager you are also the point of contact for local authorities requirements regarding safety and permits.
  • KPI’s you can think of are: Perfect Order fulfillment (POF), Safety reporting in terms of Stop Work Stories, Risky Conditions (RC), Job Hazard analysis (JHA), Near Misses (NM). Industrial accidents, Overall Equipment Effectiveness) OEE (for palletizing-issues)

What to bring to the role


  • Good SAP and MS Office skills (in particular Excel + PowerPoint)
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and German
  • A Bachelor or Master degree


In this role we need a people motivator. A reliable, empathic leader with detailed knowledge of warehouse management in an FMCG environment. Knowing about the perks and challenges of fast order delivery operations, you can demonstrate established improvement initiatives, including budget responsibility. You bring a good knowledge of safety and hygiene rules, and enjoy to train and develop others. Decisions you make based on data and good analysis and accuracy is important to you.

What We Offer

A key role in a company with colleagues around the world, who are dedicated to improve the global Agri-Food value chain. Together, we bring food from where it’s produced to where it’s needed. We do this in an informal culture where entrepreneurship is valued. Being a global company with a constant need for innovation, a broad variety of development opportunities can support your long-term career at Bunge.

If this description matches your profile and interest, we’re looking forward very much to receive your application and motivation in English by hitting apply!

In case of questions please contact marinke.vanstekelenburg@bunge.com


Acquisition by agencies is not appreciated, we do not use agencies at this moment for our recruitment. Open proposals of candidates are at own risk.


We Are Bunge


Bunge is a global agribusiness with one mission – we connect farmers to consumers to deliver essential food, feed and fuel to the world. We have unmatched global scale and deeply rooted relationships which allow us to bring innovative ingredients and knowledge to some of the world’s biggest brands – many of which are likely in your home right now. 


We know that to achieve our mission and deliver the best results to our customers, each other and the world we need to work together – so we hire talented people who are passionatebold and driven to work as One Bunge. This dedication is deeply embedded in our culture and reflected in the way we work.


Every day our people exemplify these values, which represent Bunge at its core:


Act as One Team

by fostering inclusion,
collaboration and respect

Drive for Excellence

by being agile
innovative and efficient

Do What’s Right

by acting safely, ethically
and sustainably


If this sounds like you, join us! We value and invest in people who believe in our purpose and are excited to live it every day – people who are #ProudtoBeBunge.

Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

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