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Logistics Operations Manager

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  • Location:

    Madrid

  • Sector:

    Logistics & Customer Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Andrew Simpson

  • Contact email:

    andrew.simpson@pod-talent.com

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0) 20 3627 2420

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-15

​Location: Madrid, Spain

Pod are excited to be partnered with a high growth D2C business who are growing their operations globally. The client is looking for a number of Logistics Operations Managers to join the team to take lead on a number of critical initiatives for further growth in the UK, Europe and North America.

The role is diverse and the successful candidate can take on projects in the following areas:

  • Growth in new geographies – Take ownership for managing and optimising existing partners and selecting new partners across new locations.

  • Inbound supply chain – Lead global initiatives in supply chain standardisation, product availability, cost reduction and sustainability.

  • Distribution initiatives – Take lead on strategic projects to optimise the networks of distribution partners and offerings to customers.

  • Supply chain management – Plan and execute global operations network to reduce costs, improve speed and increase efficiency of end to end network.

  • Product expansion – Responsibility for identifying ways to diversify category offerings to customers.

Key requirements:

  • 5+ years hands on experience across operations in a fast growth E-commerce/D2C business

  • Exposure to a diverse range of projects in supply chain, logistics, NPI, procurement

  • You must excel in a dynamic and fast packed environment

  • Ability to manage a changing workload and set your own targets and objectives

  • Have experience developing and managing high preforming teams

The benefits:

  • You will take on a role with a wide range of responsibility with a strong mandate to make decisions and drive change

  • Be a part of building and scaling regional and global teams across operations

  • Exposure to senior leadership within the business in a highly visible role

  • Competitive salary and benefits

Interviews are ongoing, if you have experience building operations teams and processes in a D2C or E-Commerce environment, apply directly for more information. The role can be based in Madrid, Barcelona or Amsterdam.

Please note that we are currently experiencing a large volume of applications, so if you don't hear from us within 2 weeks, then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. However we want to help as many people as possible who come into contact with Pod so please check out our online library, which is packed full of useful information and guides on things like CV writing, preparing for interviews and using linkedin for your job search - https://www.pod-talent.com/blog/tag/advice-guidance

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.