Holding Centre & Outlet Manager - Clothing & Home Logistics . Job Reference: 1664164

Job ID: 785744
Location: Must be flexible to work across sites in Paddington & North Home Counties. This role will also require regular travel out in the network
Category: Operations
Salary: Competitive + Benefits negotiable
Job Views:
274
Posted:
08.11.2017
Contract
Permanent

Salary
Competitive + Benefits

Date when vacancy closes
10 Aug 2017

Business Area
Head Office

Area of Expertise


Location
Must be flexible to work across sites in Paddington & North Home Counties. This role will also require regular travel out in the network

Vacancy Details

What is the purpose of the job?
To manage HC & Outlet Operations
Key accountabilities and measures
� Own operational performance of Holding Centre and Outlet operations
� Set and own the delivery of Operational budgets
� Ensure operations are compliant with all Legislative / M & S requirements ensuring standards are developed / maintained and a Connected / One Team culture exists on sites
� Identification and delivery of cost / service initiatives as part of Continuous Improvement programme
� Own contractual relationships and the performance of those suppliers
� Own site capacities / capabilities ensuring any constraints are fully understood
� Ensure logistics providers effectively plan and execute operational peaks including key promotional events and Christmas
� Keep up to date with competitor operations and industry best practice to ensure logistics operations support the needs of the business units to deliver their commercial plans
� Provide support to other logistics operations as necessary including Business Continuity support over weekends
� To provide insight to Development / STD Operating teams as necessary to help support network development agenda
� Management of network mobile equipment assets
Key relationships and stakeholders
� 3 PL�s
� Finance
� Logistics Planning
� Logistics Development
� Procurement
Technical skills/business skills required
� Warehousing operations (Transport operations also a benefit)
� 3PL / In house Logistics Operations
� Contract management
� Commercial acumen
� Budget management / interpretation / establishment - Open / Closed Book
� Lean / 6 sigma
� Basic project management
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