Head of Logistics

  • SALARY: MIN GBP 75,000.00 - MAX GBP 85,000.00
  • Location : Hertfordshire
Job Description
We are currently recruiting a Head of Logistics for an exciting fast growth FMCG business based in Hertfordshire. This is a newly created senior level position that will be integral to the company's domestic and international expansion. 
Reporting into the Operations Director, responsibilities of this role will include:
• Overseeing a a global logistics network, managing multiple 3rd party warehouses (UK, Europe, US, Far East)
• Managing inbound and outbound movement of products as well as all final mile carriers
• Managing and developing a growing operations team across a number of locations
• Devising the medium and long term logsitics strategy alongside the Operations Director
• Maintaining and analysing performance metrics across Operations
• Leading all tendering and negotiations with providers
• Providing innovation solutions to operational challenges 
Candidates should have:
• Experience working in an international logistics role - managing multiple logistics providers
• Experience managing and developing a team within a fast paced environment
• An understanding of ecommerce 
• Strong analytical skills - ideally degree educated or equivalent
• Strong stakeholder management skills 
The successful candidate can expect a base salary between £75,000 and £85,000 plus equity and other benefits 
This role is being managed by Alex Scott -