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Operations Director - Logistics


  • £95000 - £100000 per annum
  • Northamptonshire
  • Posted: 18/07/2018
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 479100371

Job Details

Exclusive opportunity for a driven leader looking to take an operation by the horns and drive both your career and the Company forward.

The salary is up to £100,000 + car.

The Company

A large 3PL, who have experienced fast growth.

The Role

As Operations Director- Logistics you will be expected to take commercial and operational responsibility of both the Warehouse and Transport, driving the business forward during a period of growth and. You will naturally talk numbers and be highly commercially aware.

Your other responsibilities include:

• Manage large budgets with a large P+L account.

• Ensure regional compliance, within Warehouse, Transport Health and Safety and the Commercial departments

• In this level role you will be expected to lead by example, so ideally this Company want a leader rather than a manager, someone who wants to be involved with the wider team to increase productivity, but importantly someone who can make a decision.

• A developer of the team, someone who is passionate about staff development is key.

• Customer focussed director who will regularly meet with customers to ensure everything is working effectively.

What to expect?

You will walk in to a well-oiled operation, that is effective, highly profitable and working well but is in need of change in certain areas. A key area is a need for a culture change and they need someone who can be confident in delivering this change.

The Person

To apply for the position of Operations Director - Logistics, you must have experience of running medium – large 3PL or General Haulage Operations.

You must also possess.

• Strong leadership and management skills.

• Degree educated ideal, not essential

• Interpersonal skills

• Detail and result orientated

• Passionate

• Holds Gravitas

Location

Based in the Northamptonshire region, it is commutable from:

• Northampton

• Rugby

• Daventry

• Coventry

• Corby

• Kettering

• Peterborough

• Leicester

• Milton Keynes

• Bedford

• Birmingham

• Leamington Spa

BJD Group are the UK's leading management recruitment experts within the logistics and supply chain sector. Since 1991 we have worked with clients and candidates to provide a professional, trusted service from initial engagement to securing your next role and beyond. Please visit our website at bjdgroup.co.uk for the latest logistics and supply chain vacancies.

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