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Head of Logistics - Ecommerce

Job Title: Head of Logistics - Ecommerce
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Contact Name: Dan Rowe
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Head of Logistics - Ecommerce
£80,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Benefits

Role Profile
An exciting client of ours who is a market leading retail organisation is looking to appoint an exceptional Head of Logistics - Ecommerce at their Head Office in London. Managing a small team, you will be overall responsible for the packing of orders in 3 DCs, returns handling and stock management, as well as the domestic & international delivery and returns networks. In addition your responsibilities will include but not limited to the following;

Key accountabilities & responsibilities:

  • To drive KPI performance: Costs, efficiency, quality and accuracy
  • Continually enhance the customer proposition and experience
  • Identify group and brand level requirements and design & implement solutions accordingly
  • Be well informed with changes and new ideas in the UK and International delivery sphere
  • Develop knowledge and awareness of competitors' fulfilment operations
  • Understand links with the wider logistics function and broader business, and ensure they are optimised
  • Analysis and interpretation of future growth and capacity to support plans
  • Contribute to the definition of a strategic vision for all fulfilment activity

Skills and Experiences
The ideal candidate for this opportunity will have extensive experience of working in a senior position within an Ecommerce operation. In addition with will have the following skills and experience:

  • Broad knowledge within logistics, specifically Ecommerce
  • Understanding of operational processes and ability to quickly understand warehouse systems
  • Excellent analysis and interpretive skills with high attention to detail
  • Communication and relationship management skills
  • Excellent Team management skills
  • A strong influencer

Our Client
A market leading retail organisation.

£80,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Benefits

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, 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