Logistics & Service Director
Consultant Andrew Linger
Date posted 22 October 2018 2018-10-222018-12-21 logistics-distribution-and-supply-chain UK
Our client is a well established and highly rated provider of logistics services to clients in the pharmaceuticals and health sectors. They have performed well over the past few years and it is an exciting time to join the business.
They are now seeking an experienced and highly professional individual to develop one of their commercial offerings. Working under the Director of Strategy and Services, the Logistics & Service Director will lead and manage global logistics to develop a high quality service.
Targeted at central laboratories, the successful candidate will develop a service line in complete alignment with the group's overall strategy, with a focus on the value proposition to its clients. They will act as a champion, internally and externally, supporting the commercial and strategic activities to drive growth, and manage the ongoing relationships with strategic partners. The role will be responsible for ensuring the flawless execution of the service through partnerships with other business units (sales, marketing, operations etc.), will assess other opportunities to develop the service and will be responsible for service performance and profitability.
The candidate must have previous experience of working in or with a central laborator in order to understand the operational and commercial drivers, and ideally have a background in, or relevant knowledge of, logistics services.