UK Country Director

Location
England, East Midlands
Salary
car allowance, bonus
Posted
24 Nov 2021
Closes
08 Dec 2021
Ref
JN -112021-4535085
Contact
Ben Carr
Position/Level
Managing Director
Responsibilities
Supply Chain / Logistics
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Leading the UK logistics operation across a multi-site warehousing portfolio

Identifying new sites as the UK business continues to evolve and grow

Customer relationship management

Client Details

My Client are a Globally recognised 3PL business who have a world class reputation in delivering fast paced, complex logistics solutions to their customer base.

Over the last few years my Client have continued to grow and evolve their UK proposition and show no signs of slowing down both through natural growth and acquisitions.

Description

  • Defines the Country annual operative plans according to the leanings defined by the Region Management.
  • Leads the strategic development of the UK logistics function with a total headcount of circa 3,000 heads
  • Makes sure that the objectives set for his/her Business Unit in terms of incomes, costs, compliance with the deadlines, quantities and quality (Customer service) and productivity are reached
  • Maximises the profit centres productivity
  • Leads, coordinates and controls the sales, administrative activities as well as the activities regarding the operations on the network, at his/her BU level.

Profile

*Experience gained with 3PL/Contract Logistics sector

*Proven track record in successfully leading a large scale, multi-site logistics footprint

*Commercial acumen is a must - be able to demonstrate new customer integration, open/closed book contract management

*Effective communicator who can engage at all levels, both internally and externally

*Financial Management - full UK P&L will sit with this appointment

Job Offer

Executive Basic Salary

Car Allowance

Bonus

Company Benefits