A classic brand who pride themselves on their hand made approach to their products require a Head of Logistics and Distribution to lead and manage all aspects of the company's warehouse and distribution operations. The ideal candidate will have diverse experience in sending out large batches of products to wholesalers, retail stores and direct to customers.
Commutable from: Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Stoke-On-Trent, Nantwich, Market Drayton, Crewe, Macclesfield, Stafford, Stone, Uttoxeter
Package: £50,000 - £60,000 p.a. +10% Bonus
Suitable for: Logistics Manager, Warehouse & Logistics Manager, Head of Logistics, Warehouse Manager, Distribution Manager
Preferably, educated to degree/HND/Foundation degree or an equivalent qualification in a business related function you will have the following experiences:
-Proven leadership and management experience.
-Experience of implementing new processes and procedures including implementation of the company's new ERP system.
-Experience sending products out direct to customers alongside other channels such as wholesalers and retail stores is essential.
-A strategic approach to KPI's across B2C and B2B is essential.
Reporting into the Operations Director, you will have the following duties:
-Building the strategic delivery model that will effectively cover the company's current and projected markets.
-Putting together and leading third-party logistics partnerships to handle surges in production, sales or demand.
-Routinely manage a team of up to 70 people during off peak and twice as many during peak seasons.
-Manage stock control processes and minimize loss adjustments.
This is a lovely environment to work in with a unique culture where people values are at the forefront of everything they do.
To apply for this opportunity please click to apply or contact Greg Kneuss at the Ethero office in Telford for further details.