Logistics Project Manager

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Bordeaux, France ()


Founded in November 2014, Back Market is the number one European (and soon global) marketplace specializing in the sale of fully refurbished tech devices.

Their concept is simple but radical. By helping their customers discover and purchase the highest quality refurbished electronics they are creating an alternative to the mainstream behavior of always purchasing new products. Prolonging the lives of these devices has a significant global impact. E-Waste accounts for 70% of all our toxic waste! By prolonging the lives of kitchen appliances, computers, mobile devices and more, they have already saved 3,766 tonnes of e.waste since 2014 💪

Job Description

Back Market, already present in the US and the EU (UK, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Austria and Belgium), is the leader in the refurbished electronics and appliances market segment. With an $80bn market segment size and growing fast, the refurbished electronics and appliances market segments represent a huge growth opportunity for Back Market. And we’re only getting started as there are still 8 times more products sold as new than refurbished today.

Back Market connects sellers located all over the world (Asia, Europe, America) to customers in 9 countries (and 3 additional countries in 2021). To enable sellers to pursue this cross border supply strategy while providing an optimized delivery experience to our customers (fast, green, reliable), Back Market offers transportation and fulfillment services.

To develop those Logistics Services and build them into a world-class Logistics offer, we are looking for a Logistics Project Manager.

Within the Operations team, reporting to the Head of Logistics and Buy Back, you will be in charge of building and scaling Logistics for Back Market globally, based in France but covering all countries where we operate.

YOUR MISSION (if you accept it):

  • Identify merchants’ logistics pain points, and prioritize and build new Logistics services for merchants 
  • Handle project management and operational coordination with the Product, Technical and Operations teams 
  • Identify and negotiate with potential partners (load specifications, tenders, tariffs)
  • Define go-to-market strategy and execute fast launch;
  • Own and deliver the top and bottom line P&L for Logistics Services;

  • After an experience in a strategic consultant firm, you have worked for a start-up and you are familiar with the challenges to grow and scale
  • You have 5 years of experience  and you are familiar with logistics & fulfillment projects
  • You have a strong business sense and great analytical skills

  • Phone interview with Elisa, our Talent Acquisition Manager
  • Technical Test
  • 1 hour interview with Philippine, our Head of Logistics and Buy Back- 30-minutes interview with Alexis, our Director of Asian development 
  • 30-minutes interview with Raoul, our COO and Thibaud, our CEO
  • Backmarket is an Equal Opportunity Employer for any minority, disability, gender identity or sexual orientation.

    Additional Information

    • Contract Type: Full-Time
    • Location: Bordeaux, France ()
    • Experience: > 5 years