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Head of Logistics

Job Title: Head of Logistics
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90029
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: STM.37769.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: September 03, 2012 16:36

Job Description

This leading retailer is looking to appoint a Head of Logistics to drive strategy, manage and play a key leadership role to the wider Logistics and Supply Chain team in a key appointment. You will be responsible for driving efficiencies and developing on opportunities to exceed KPI targets and maximise profit for the business. Key responsibilities will include: * Define and drive opportunities within logistics to maximise profit and provide support to the business from a customer service and logistics. * Drive projects within the logistics function to ensure they are delivered on time and within budget. * Play a key leadership role in the development of your direct reports and the wider team to ensure that they fulfil their potential, and work effectively as a team. * Work cross functionally and be able to effectively influence and support colleagues at all level. This is a key leadership role that requires a Senior logistics professional from either a blue chip retail of fmcg supplier with a proven track record in developing strategy to optimise process and efficiencies to drive down cost. This is an excellent opportunity to join a household retail brand.