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ID:  529937

Waalwijk, NL

Team Lead Controlroom

CEVA Logistics provides global supply chain solutions to connect people, products and providers all around the world. Present in 170 countries and with more than 110,000 employees spread over 1,300 sites, we are well on our way to achieving our vision: to be a Top 5 global 3PL. We believe that our employees are the key to our success. We want to engage and empower our diverse, global team to co-create value with our customers through our solutions in contract logistics and air, ocean, ground, and finished vehicle transport. That is why CEVA Logistics offers a dynamic and exceptional work environment that fosters personal growth, innovation, and continuous improvement.


DARE TO GROW! Join CEVA Logistics, and you will be part of a team that values imagination, encourages boldness and exemplarity, and is committed to excellence in everything we do. Join us in our mission to shape the future of global logistics as we become a global leader in the logistics industry. As we continue growing at a fast pace, will you “Dare to Grow” with us?


Do you have experience in managing a team and do you want to be part of the logistical operation of our client bol? Apply now!


As a Team Lead Controlroom, you play a crucial role in supporting the logistics operation. The Controlroom informs and directs the logistics operation. Together with your team, you ensure that the logistics process runs smoothly at the SQDP level, making each day a success in the operation. You are responsible for achieving our KPI’s. The team monitors everything and provides timely advice when needed. You ensure optimal utilization of highly automated mechanical processes to maximize machine efficiency and prevent disruptions. This includes considering customer preferences, employee deployment, machine capacity and other critical requirements. You manage and steer within the dynamic environment of a demanding customer. As a Team Lead Controlroom, you manage a team of approximately 10 employees, including Operational Controlroom Specialists and Process Controlroom Specialists. You report to the Controlroom Manager from your warehouse in Waalwijk. You also work together with the Controlrooms of other CEVA locations. At CEVA Logistics we work hybrid, so you have the possibility to work from home.



  • Coach and lead a team of Operational Controlroom Specialists and Process Controlroom Specialists;
  • Coach, motivate, assess, and develop the direct members of your team, consisting of approximately 10 employees, including 5 direct reports;
  • Achieve optimal performance of your departments both quantitatively and qualitatively;
  • Manage and control work agreements, conduct regular work meetings and promote communication between departments;
  • Collaborate with the customer, IT, Engineering, Finance, Technical Service and HR;
  • Monitor the output, reliability, and quality of processes and take the right actions with your team;
  • Strategically think and have freedom in improvement through Continuous Improvement.



You thrive on challenges and can function within a dynamic and rapidly changing environment. In this dynamic setting, you, as a Team Lead Controlroom, feel at home, and your insights, opinions, and advice can convince others. You can quickly switch between the daily needs of your team, the organization, and the processes. Achieving optimal results is a top priority for you, and you can maintain a clear overview of planning, results, and progress. You are strong in communication, socially adept, and a true team player. Furthermore, you bring the following knowledge and experience:

  • Work experience on HBO-level;
  • Minimum of 3 years of work experience in a dynamic logistics environment;
  • Experience as a team leader and leading a team of professionals;
  • Ability to quickly switch tasks and communicate easily with colleagues from different levels of the organization;
  • Stress resistance, analytical skills, sense of responsibility, and proactivity;
  • Full-time availability;
  • Excellent knowledge of the English language; knowledge of the Dutch language is a plus.



At CEVA Logistics, we have plenty of opportunities to make the most of yourself and your career. This role can be the first step of a broad career path within our organization. Due to the different logistics solutions we offer, there is always a challenging role for you within the organization.
Besides a dynamic environment in which we achieve our goals together at a high pace and in a result-oriented way, we offer room for fun, connection and flexibility.


Also good to know:  

  • You will receive a monthly salary between €3.627,68 and €5.266,13 and 8% holiday allowance (grading depending on your work experience and education level);
  • You start with a one-year contract and then get the prospect of permanent employment;
  • Everyone gets 25 holidays, with the possibility of earning four extra days if you are not sick;
  • We have a favourable pension scheme, travel allowance and discounts on various insurances; 
  • A phone and laptop from CEVA Logistics, which you may also use privately.   



At CEVA Logistics, our people are the heartbeat of the organization, our strength. Within our international organization we work for our favourite brands such as bol., Zalando and de Bijenkorf. We continuously innovate and give you the space to get everything out of yourself. Together we grow! We offer a working environment to work with integrity and trust you to be resourceful, work with an entrepreneurial spirit and pioneer creative ideas. Cooperation and respect for each other are important in our organization, a good atmosphere is the starting point. Become part of The Heartbeat Of Logistic Services. Challenge yourself and determine your future at CEVA Logistics!



If you are enthusiastic about the position of Teamlead Controlroom Veerweg, we invite you to apply. You can apply through the 'Apply now' button on this page. Still have questions? Feel free to ask! Please contact Roy Timmermans, Corporate Recruiter, 06-25239730 or


A Certificate of Good Conduct (VOG) request and a personality questionnaire are part of the application process.


Recruitment agencies; we prefer to find our own employees. If we need your assistance in the future, we know where to find you.

As a global organization, and as part of the CMA CGM Group, diversity is critical to our business success; only when we can reflect the cultures, languages, behaviors and local knowledge of our customers, we can succeed. By employing people with different experiences and abilities, we expand our knowledge and increase our creativity and innovation. 

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