This is an exciting opportunity for a Head of Logistics to join a leading food business. Our client is looking for a logistics professional who can hit the ground running by forging a strong working relationship with their third party suppliers. You will manage a existing contracts to ensure the highest level of service is delivered working closely with them to find efficiencies in the supply chain.
Head of Logistics responsibilities:
- Manage the relationship with the 3rd party logistics company ensuring value for money.
- Managing the logistics budget identifying savings through collaborative work with customers.
- Work with retail customers to develop logistics strategy.
- Lead monthly reviews with 3rd party supplier whilst trying to resolve any service level issues.
- Leading and developing a team.
Head of Logistics requirements
- Educated to degree level or equivalent
- Experience working in a logistics role in the FMCG industry
- Experience supplying into major multiples
- Experience managing 3rd party logistics providers against KPIs.
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to build great working relationships
- Good financial acumen and an analytical approach
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