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Head of Logistics - 6 Month FTC

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  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Logistics & Customer Services

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £65000 - £85000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Holly Pattison

  • Contact email:

    Holly@pod-talent.com

  • Job ref:

    14321/001_1629449760

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 month FTC

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-19

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Head of Logistics - 6 month FTC

Salary - Competitive

Location - Remote -- (With occasional travel to Surrey within the first month)

Our Client

Pod Talent are currently partnering with a multinational and leading brand who have seen impressive growth and are looking for an experienced and self-sufficient Head of Logistics to join them on a 6 month FTC, in order to assist with increased workload and higher demand.

This is an excellent opportunity to support a well-known and reputable business, working cross-functionally with supply chain, distribution, and planning, to enable a smooth operational process. A fantastic opportunity for a driven and hands-on Logistics Manager / Head of Logistics, looking for their next challenge.

What you'll be doing -

  • Closely manage the 3PL partnership, ensuring a customer first approach, establishing goals and objectives, and ensuring strong service performance

  • Measure and drive supplier performance, collating data and reports to enable identification of poor performing areas and implementation projects for improvements

  • Be the key point of contact for Franchisees, ensuring stakeholder engagement and working collaboratively to drive innovation projects and support distribution and planning operations

What we are looking for -

  • 6+ years within a Senior Logistics / Distribution position, with a proven track record gained in fast-moving environments

  • Excellent 3PL Relationship Management experience

  • A commercially minded, highly ambitious and adaptable individual, with excellent communication and stakeholder management skills, and the ability to make an impact and influence at a senior level

  • Ability to be self-sufficient and hit the ground running, working collaboratively with internal stakeholders and valued partners

Does this sound like you? If so, please apply today or get in touch -- holly@pod-talent.com.

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.