Global Head of Logistics / Distribution Nottingham £150k

Posted 7 March by JLC Solutions

Global Head of Logistics / Distribution Nottingham £150k

Our client is a highly vertically integrated manufacturer and omni channel retailer of games, books and paints nationally and internationally, experiencing substantial growth

The Role

Reporting to the Head of Product & Supply, to develop a global end to end supply chain roadmap and strategy to support the ongoing growth of the business.

Key responsibilities

- Lead andinfluence change programmes and drive supply chain improvements

- Embed continuous improvement in operations in all regions: North America, Europe, Australasia, and Asia

- Lead infrastructure and systems review on existing distribution network.

- Establish plan for new key markets and territory growth

- Evolve the service proposition to ensure the company addresses the ever changing needs of customers.

- Lead and develop a lean, high performing, customer focused logistics organisation

- Ensure people, systems and processes are capable of delivering a proactive, reliable and cost efficient service.

- Develop UK logistics strategy

The Candidate:

- Strategic thinker

- Have strong communications and influencing ability

- Flexibility / agile thinker

- Genuinely engages with teams / staff

- Good international exposure. International travel will be required

- Ideally with operational accountability for managing supply chains on a multi country basis

- Able to analyse, evaluate and recommend on risk at strategic and operational levels

- Pragmatic problem solving

- Commercial acumen

- Experience of managing 3PL

Reference: 34624743

Bank or payment details should not be provided when applying for a job. is not responsible for any external website content. All applications should be made via the 'Apply now' button.

Report this job