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  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Logistics & Customer Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Seb Taylor

  • Contact email:

    seb.taylor@pod-talent.com

  • Job ref:

    14344_1630507880

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-01

Global Logistics Project Manager

High Growth Retailer

London

£45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus

I'm very excited to be working with a well-known, innovative & growing retailer that are looking for Global Logistics Project Manager focusing on revamping and developing their returns strategy across UK & EU.

Within the role, you will be given total ownership and autonomy to develop the logistics strategy for the returns. This is a broad role where you lead significant step change owning multiple workstreams across 3PL, Tenders, IT Development, Customer service and overall return Policy & Strategy with exposure to board level.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast paced, people oriented business who have gone from strength to strength over the years and are seen as a leader in their market.

What you'll be doing;

  • Responsible for the end to end performance of return, shaping and developing the strategy as well as return delivery proposition

  • Complete a total review of return operation to create a best in class proposition with customer centric approach

  • Own the overall profitability for the handling of return product seeking out new innovative methods

  • Responsible for the 3PL relationship with returns provider, developing & improving processes & procedures

  • Review key trends & bottlenecks, identifying and undertaking opportunities for short terms & long term service and cost improvements

  • Oversee carrier tenders and develop the strategic direction of the logistics department

  • Working cross functionally to drive the transformation agenda utilising innovative techniques to drive significant value.

Ideally, we are looking for;

  • At least 3 years' experience in retail/B2C/D2C environment with strong project management skills

  • Highly organised with excellent attention to detail, able to accurately monitor a range of KPIs & address any issues within the operation

  • Highly analytical with an ability to understand complex problem and convey these in a straight forward manner

  • Strong 3PL Relationship Management would be beneficial but not a necessity!

  • A highly collaborative individual with excellent communication & problem solving skills

  • Degree Educated

This is an excellent opportunity to join a unique & exciting business and offer higher achievers fantastic career opportunities

If this sounds like you and you'd like to know more, please apply today OR reach out to Seb Taylor at Pod Talent.

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.