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Head of National Operations

Job Title: Head of National Operations
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Solihull, West Midlands
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
REF: BBBH10740
Contact Name: Andrew Barrett
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

Head of National Operations
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + Benefits

Role Profile
Cast UK are working with a leading global logistics provider to assist in the search for a Head of National Operations. The successful candidate will develop, lead and manage 2 sites. Additional responsibility and accountabilities will include but not be limited to the following;

  • Own the delivery of cost savings with service providers
  • Lead a team of operational managers in line with company KPI targets
  • Work with Logistics Strategy and Strategic Network to define and deliver the UK International Logistics Solution
  • Define the deliverables, resource requirements and work plan for the programme
  • Ensure a full alignment between IT, Business and Logistics delivery plans
  • Establish effective governance mechanisms for projects and the programme
  • Ensure that the network is delivered within the financial requirements of the Business Unit

Skills and Experience
To be considered for this role you will be experienced within multi-site responsibilities. With a proactive approach you will be able to drive targets while achieving both cost and service targets across the region. In addition my client is looking for the following attributes;

  • Excellent communication skills across all levels of business
  • Experience of International Retail Logistics
  • A proven track record of successful project and programme implementation in a Logistics/Supply Chain/Retail environment
  • Experience of establishing international commercial and contractual arrangements
  • Computer literate

Client information
Our Client is a global logistics provider

£55,000 - £65,000 + 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