Location: Northamptonshire, England
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus car allowance, pension, bonus
Posted: 10 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics
Contact Name: Adam Deeprose

Operations Director (3PL) (Northamptonshire)

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Operations Director to join a hugely successful 3PL logistics business that operates within retail fashion, ecommerce, centric and bonded operations.

The role is a critical senior leadership line role with full responsibility for P&L. The role is fully accountable for overall operational performance of the sector, with a key deliverable being the implementation of consistent operational targets and deliverables. The role holder must possess strong senior operational skills and commercial acumen to ensure consistent delivery.

The successful candidate will ensure the site capitalises on opportunities to make an adequate financial return which includes identifying new and profitable opportunities to add value for customers. You will have ownership of the site's business plan, operational & financial goals and objectives which are linked to the overall business strategy.

You will ideally be a member of CILT and have demonstrable experience and a proven track record at senior level - in a retail environment, including ecommerce. You will possess excellent communication, customer relation and influencing skills up to Board level.

You will have operational knowledge of such Continuous Improvement tools as Lean, 6Sigma, Kaizan and different warehouse systems platforms. You will be able to evidence proven experience in Open and Closed book commercial operations as we all as experience of managing large high profile accounts.

This is a challenging role that will give the successful a chance to showcase their management and development skills and join a company that is progressive in their approach to company growth and offers a genuine scope for future progression.

Salary for this opportunity is £80k-£90k, including company car allowance of £7k, matched pension, potential 20% bonus, private health care and other benefits. The ideal candidate location will be within the Midlands area.

For immediate consideration send your CV without delay!


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

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