This International lifestyle Brand is currently seeking an Operations/Logistics Director to be responsible for overseeing the day to day internal operations, distribution and logistics.
It is a great opportunity and one where you will have genuine scope to make a difference and support further growth of the business
As Operations/Logistics Director your responsibilities will include :
Establishing and implementing strategies to change and improve day to day internal operations
Establishing longer term strategies for the distribution, inventory management and order fulfillment.
Oversee the logistics management and implement new processes and procedures to optimise the service levels
Work with the supply chain, freight forwarders and customs to achieve on time deliveries and meet the customer time frames
Agree and manage the distribution and logistics budgets and introduce new cost saving measures
Build and manage relationships with external suppliers .
Resolve day to day problems
Create new performance measures to meet and exceed agreed targets.
Manage and negotiate agreements with 3rd party providers.
The position will require you to work closely and communicate across different departments , including finance, wholesale and ecommerce
Lead and develop a small team and introduce new performance measures . Ensure the team are kept up to date with new legislation .
Educated to Degree level you will need to have a very sound distribution and logistics background.
Excellent communication and negotiating skills and the experience of working for a fashion/ sports/ accessories/ footwear wholesale Brand or retailer
Good people leadership and strong IT, project management and financial skills A great multi-tasking position which will suit a person who loves broad responsibility
This senior position offers an excellent salary plus benefits. Occasional travel will be required .