MVP’s retail client is currently going through an exciting period of development and transformation and has an exciting opportunity to manage their carrier network, including all final mile deliveries from .com dispatch, including stores, home deliveries, international dispatch and returns.
You will manage a small team and take accountability for the performance of a number of UK and International Carriers and a multi-million-pound annual spend.
Ensure logistics providers effectively plan and execute operational peaks including key promotional events and ChristmasControl cost and service in line with defined operating plan and work with logistics providers to deliver continuous improvements initiativesContinually re-assess performance/ costs and look for opportunities to deliver an improved customer proposition and cost modelWork with procurement to ensure contracts are in place and business is re-tendered as appropriate
The ideal candidate will have the following skills/experience
Management of 3PL contracts and day to day carrier and warehousing operations in the UK and InternationallyExcellent understanding of what is required for best in class direct to customer delivery operations Experience of .com delivery either from a carrier perspective or retail deliveryStrong stakeholder management skills and ability to work cross functionally
This is an exciting time to join the business as it goes through it’s transformation journey and offers vast opportunities for career development.