Senior Warehouse Solution Design Manager

Northamptonshire Permanent £80,000 - £85,000 per year
  • Solutions design, RFQ's, tenders, innovation
  • World renowned 3rd party Logistics provider, Huge growth ambition

About Our Client

Leading 3rd Party Logistics provider who other a variety of services to their clients. They have been growing rapidly over the last several years.

Job Description

As a warehouse solution manager you will be responsible for the the development of the warehouse solutions function. The role will work with both existing and prospective customers to secure future business while innovating and developing existing business.

The responsibilities will include

  • Data Analysis to existing customers, propose innovation and development
  • Design of complete profit/cost models tenders.
  • Design and presentation of warehouse solutions along with alternative solutions
  • Analysing, designing and improving warehousing processes and layout
  • Represent the Business Development Team at customer meetings
  • Support and guidance to the project /implementation teams
  • Research into new innovations within the industry
  • Support and Develop other members of the solutions design teams

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be experienced working in a warehouse solutions design related role.

Third party logistics (3PL) experience is an advantage however the experience could have been gained inhouse in a logistics development or operational planning function (warehouse layouts changes, new design/costing and data analysis).

Desirable experience will include:

  • Flexibility to travel for visits/ meetings depending on customer requirement
  • Experience in multiple warehouse automation application
  • E-commerce and value added service experience in highly advantageous
  • Logistics and labour costing modelling
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Excel, Work, Power Point and Visio)
  • Exposure to working with WMS is an advantage
  • Exposure to Automation including design and costing
  • logistics / warehouse operational experience with ideally a varied experience in logistics role or Business Development Experience
  • Modelling tools like CLASS, Autocad, Sketchup, Paragon, Llamasoft or similar
  • Education to a Degree level (or industry related qualifications/ qualified by experience)

What's on Offer

This is a home based role + occasional office/customer visits (as required)

Salary of between £80,000 and £85,000 DOE + Bonus, car allowance/company car and healthcare

Phil Townend
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Phone number
+44 121 634 6937

Job summary

Job function
Network Modelling
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Phil Townend
Consultant phone
+44 121 634 6937
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