Head of Logistics Operations / DC OPS

Seeking a big volume  Senior #Distribution Operations #Manager to lead a team in excess of 500 employees in the retail RDC. This is a role leading to quick succession to #Director levels.
You will be responsible for the distribution centres and shipping departments within a specified region, and will work closely with merchandisers and regional development managers to ensure stock is managed and moved as required. You will lead a large team by setting direction, monitoring and motivating individuals to exceed objectives whilst ensuring that security, inventory management and safety standards are maintained. You will drive continuous improvement in productivity and operating costs.
Qualifications & Requirements:
You will have:
• At least 5 years' experience in a senior logistics position including 50% in Retail most recently
• Extensive knowledge of #supplychain, #logistics and #DC Operations Management

The ideal candidate will be an experienced leader and people manager with the ability to motivate and drive performance. You will also possess extensive knowledge of retail operations, distribution, shipping and customs.

GCC experience is preferred however not essential. 

Package circa £80000 tax free + medical, flights, 30 days holiday etc  (negotiable) 

United Arab Emirates Dubai
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