General Manager - Network Planning

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Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH26313

£80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits

Head of Network Planning
Greater Manchester
£80,000 - £90,000 + Benefits

Role Profile
Cast UK are supporting one of our prestigious clients with the recruitment process of a Head of Network Planning to be based out of their site in Greater Manchester, with travel across the network as required. Reporting to the Senior Leadership Team, you will be responsible for optimising planning and reviewing current processes and seeing how they can be improved.

Key Responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for reviewing current network and opportunities to optimise
  • Increase utilisation and efficiency of the transport planning system
  • Review the planning function within the business and spot any areas for improvement
  • Ensure accurate daily delivery schedules are produced for all depots
  • Lead strategic reviews of different route to market for both the Retail and Wholesale operations
  • Develop strong supply chain relationships

Skills, Experience & Personal Attributes

  • Distribution experience within either Retail/3PL
  • Previous experience of network planning
  • Able to travel across the network
  • Use of Paragon planning system previously would be advantageous
  • Experience of implementing new systems

Client information
Our client is a market leading business based in Greater Manchester.

£80,000 - £90,000 + Benefits

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit

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