MVP’s retail client is currently going through an exciting period of development and transformation and as such has a fantastic new role for a Head of Logistics Network Design.
Within this role you will lead a team in the logistics design strategy, creating a network that’s fit for purpose and able to support the exciting development and growth plans for the future.
Key accountabilities will include:
Provide clear direction to the Planning team on the data that’s required to design and develop the networkDevelop the network design based on business objectives and bring the vision to life with key stakeholdersConsider the end to end supply chain when developing the network to ensure trading, warehouse, transport, freight, International and .com impacts are understoodDevelop supporting material including business cases and board papers to achieve sign-off for network designConstantly review the network to respond to changes in demand, speed, frequency dynamics
The ideal candidate will have the following experience:
Senior logistics/supply chain strategy development and implementation roleFirst class communication and stakeholder management skillsExcellent analytical skills with good financial acumenA track record in network and transport modellingExtensive knowledge of warehouse and transport efficienciesA good understanding of warehouse systems, automation and planning/design software