The role is not purely an operational position but an opportunity for the Head of Logistics to display more strategic expertise; someone with proven change management and decision making. Equally important is the ability to coach and develop the team to reach increased heights of performance and ensure that customer service is at an optimum level. As with a position of this status, management of the financial budget is of critical importance with the logistics function a key contributor to the overall P&L of the business.
We are therefore seeking an individual who is resilient, tenacious and forward thinking. This is a role for a leader, an influencer and someone who is motivated in identifying and implementing change for the betterment of the company. In addition to the running of the distribution centre operations, you will also play a key role in a number of important initiatives in terms of development of new sites, network development and service improvements.