An exceptional opportunity to join a leading 3PL business with specialism in retail fashion has an exciting opening for an experienced senior logistics professional to join the company in the capacity of Regional Operations Director. You will be part of a dynamic business with full site responsibility covering the South East and Birmingham regions.
You will be fully versed in international logistics, warehousing and contract logistics taking responsibility for the overall performance and profitability of multiple warehouse and fulfilment facilities. Key to your success in this role will be your commercial and operational focus with emphasis on staff training and development, site SLA's and KPI's . You will be responsible for P&L responsibilities of £10M plus. This experience will extend to start-ups as well as managing large, complex warehousing operations, with a proven track record of delivering change.
You will be a natural man-manager, guiding and developing your team of General Managers and Operations Managers, and influencing the wider efficient management of the team of c300 staff. Upskilling, succession planning and leading talent development will be high on your agenda. In addition you will be highly customer centric and possess exceptional client liaison skills with an ability to manage and cultivate relationships with key stakeholders.
It is essential that you have 10 years plus experience of warehousing and contract logistics within a 3PL business, with a particular emphasis on leading and managing warehouse and fulfilment operations in a retail environment (wholesale, retails, B2C). Degree educated, or equivalent would be an advantage as experience with Red Prairie or similar WMS. Continuous Improvement initiatives are something that you employ naturally and instil among your team.
This is a unique opportunity to join a dynamic business and make a positive mark on the operation and to influence the strategic direction.
For immediate consideration, send your CV without delay!
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