Director Warehouse | Genk

Do you possess the skills to represent our Belgian Warehousing Management Team in the rol of Director Warehousing? Discover below the challenges and rewards associated with this role.


In the role of Director Warehousing you are responsible for several business units within Warehousing. You hold a key position within a multi-customer environment with customers from different sectors. By translating your vision into concrete objectives, you will act as a financial, operational and commercial manager with final responsibility for the results and successes of the various business units.

What does this mean concretely?

  • Together with the business unit managers you are responsible for the strategic expansion (vision and mission) and geographical development of the business units.
  • You manage several business unit managers, each with his/her
  • As a real people manager, you lead a team of Business Unit Managers, acting as a facilitator and a coach, in order to achieve personal and professional growth.
  • Your expertise within warehousing complemented by your strategic insight, enable you to draw up the strategic annual plan, in close cooperation with the various business unit managers.
  • Hereby you take into account the returns and optimizations within the business units and you know how to translate these into concrete action plans to implement them.
  • Negotiating at a high level with strategic clients is not unfamiliar territory for you.
    To be successful in these negotiations, it is a priority to expand your network and strengthen your own market position with our existing customers.
  • In addition, you attach great importance to innovation and sustainable development, which you know how to convey to the various layers, inside and outside our company.
  • Finally, as Director Warehousing Belgium, your responsibilities include conducting budget meetings, motivating investment proposals, determining the financial feasibility of investments, drawing up an annual budget relating to turnover, manpower, Gross and Net Profit,…


  • As a Business Unit Director you are the strategic thinker who knows how to translate the organizational goals into the operational structure. As a born negotiator with strong commercial insight, you know how to connect with internal and external stakeholders and establish long-term partnerships.
  • You are, above all, a natural people manager who can coach and motivate his/her business managers, starting from a strong vision and supported by our company values, in order to lift them to a higher level.
  • Considering your great sense of responsibility within a rapidly changing environment, we can rely on your strong operational expertise.
  • Your decisiveness allows you to prosper within this rapidly changing atmosphere.


  • You will be offered a salary package tailored to your expertise
  • You can also count on a very extensive leave scheme and the option of remote working Supported by our vision of ‘Lifelong Learning’, the H.Essers Academy offers you a free choice of various training programs that contribute to your personal development
  • Your physical and mental health are strengthened through H.Essers’ Fit2Grow health program
  • Your greatest asset is undoubtedly your place within the close-knit H.Essers family


  • Family values: have provided a strong foundation of trust and commitment for both employees and customers since 1928
  • Job security: in a rapidly changing world
  • Ambitious team: with 7500 dedicated colleagues, we strive for excellence and have an abundance of ambition and opportunities
  • Innovation: in our processes and services, enabling us to serve our customers ever more efficiently and sustainably
  • Sustainable international growth: recognizing our social, economic, and environmental responsibilities as an organization to have a positive impact on society as a whole
  • Diversity and inclusion: are crucial to a healthy and productive work environment and are actively embraced within H.Essers

These are just a few reasons why H.Essers is an attractive choice, we are eager to discover your reason(s). 

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