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Warehouse General Manager, Thrapston

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We Are One

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At Kurt Geiger we celebrate individuality, believing our differences make us more powerful as a collective.

Diversity, equality and inclusion are at the core of who we are and we strive to reflect this in every corner of our company culture, starting with the promotion of equal opportunities. Though prejudice prevails in our world, it is not welcome in our workplace, and ensuring the equality of all our people processes to recruit a diverse workforce remains paramount.

We are committed to creating an inclusive workplace where everyone is granted the opportunity to thrive as their authentic self.

Company Background

Kurt Geiger is an inclusive, creative vision powered by kindness. We like to make unique style statements and take an authentic, creative and celebratory approach to product, content and our communications. The rainbow is our signature. It represents our values, creativity and kindness. It represents the good energy and love we have for our community and the many ways we collectively express our individual style. Our city is our heartbeat. London is in the fabric of our products and the expressive nature of our designs. Our outlook on life, the energy and spirit of this city; diverse, creative, authentic. Our mission is to inspire and unite and to look towards a world which celebrates kindness, inclusivity and freedom. No matter where you are in the world, we want to embolden our customers to be true to themselves and confident, the London way. This is who we are, what we stand for and the things that unite us. We Are KURT GEIGER.

Requirements

  • Responsibilities
  • We have an amazing opportunity to join Kurt Geiger and head up our logistics team. Based between our D/C in Thrapston, Kettering and Head Office, with International travel required, you and your team will be responsible for
  • We have an amazing opportunity to join Kurt Geiger and head up our logistics team. Based between our D/C in Thrapston, Kettering and Head Office, with International travel required, you and your team will be responsible for
  • Overseeing the relationships with our chosen freight forwarding partnersEnsuring that freight costs are managed in line with budgetsOverseeing outstanding orders and ensuring orders are delivered on timeOverseeing supply across all categories, worldwideMaintaining effective supply chain performanceDevelop the Supply Chain Strategy in alignment with business financial framework and the company’s goalsIntegrate the supply chain function into the business and drive it to being an added value service functionDevelop and implement "World Class" Supply chain processes across the business Review, develop and optimise third party contracts by effective Supplier Relationship Management and continuous improvementBuild and develop successful customer and supplier relationships.Actively manage own operational Supply Chain responsibilities and tasksEnsure management and control of costs and budgets through the Supply Chain team; identifying opportunities to minimise cost, maximise value and improve Service
  • Key Skills & Experience
  • Experience of heading up a Supply Chain team within an FMCG business (preferably fast fashion)Significant experience of Retail Supply Chain management preferableDevelopment of a team and its performanceAchieved significant service and cost improvements, through a proven track record in supply chain and logisticsDeveloped systems and processes to maintain best in class statusEffective Management of Third party logistics and warehousing providersInternational market supply chain experience
  • The Person
  • Strong commercial acumenStrong leader Excellent communication skillsExcels under pressureA ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Benefits
  • Benefits
  • Competitive basic salaryEnviable discountsRetailTrust supportGym discountsEnhanced pension & life assurance schemeEnhanced family friendly policies
  • If you’re successful, you will work for a business which recognises that amazing people are the key to driving our business forward and fulfil our vision of being the world’s leading multi-channel retailer of luxury branded shoes and accessories. We are a fast-paced business where no two days are the same, so you will need to be adaptable; but we will reward your hard-work, commitment and loyalty with a fantastic benefits package and very real opportunities for progression.

We Are One For Love | For Diversity | For Change | For Equality | For Kindness | For Freedom | Against Racism

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