Head of Logistics

Location
Milan (IT)
Posted
23 Sep 2021
Closes
23 Oct 2021
Ref
TLG_HEAD LOG
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

HEAD OF LOGISTICS

 

We are currently seeking a new Head of Logistics to join our growing, international and all-star team in Milan: this person will lead the Logistics team and stategies for TLG's brands (owned and partners).

 

What you'll do:

 

SUPPLY CHAIN OPTIMIZATION:

  • Be responsible for defining the overall supply chain set up and ongoing strategy
  • Develop an optimization roadmap that integrates tech, warehouse and carriers-related projects, in order to offer a seamless service to our partners while improving efficiencies
  • Identify, develop, project manage (delegating when necessary), and report progress of special projects (“Hunts”) designed to improve efficiency, reduce costs, and otherwise continuously improve the supply chain
  • Work closely with the other departments to align the strategy and communicates regularly so the strategy is understood and other teams are up to date with the execution

LOGISTICS EFFICIENCY:

  • Manage the team looking after operational efficiency, costs, and services optimization
  • Run regular tender to provide best costs for the company

SUPPLY CHAIN FORECASTING & MONITORING

  • Lead and support volumes forecasting to support business growth
  • Look after the incentives & penalties scheme monitoring the operational performances of the partners, suggest constant evolution of the scheme to adapt to the company needs, run regular bespoke analysis to support the other departments

PEOPLE LEADERSHIP

  • Lead, motivate and develop team members and ensure resources are in place and operating effectively to meet business goals
  • Lead the team who manages the day to day for the e-commerce business and develop the outsourced activity with the 3PL

 

What we're looking for:

 

  • Solid experience (7-8 years min) in the same or similar role, preferably within the fashion or luxury industries/brands
  • Proven experience in leading a business transformation to develop a new business opportunity.
  • Proven experience in managing and developing a team
  • Be responsible in all areas of Supply Chain including but not limited to planning, procurement, warehousing and logistics.
  • Strong analytical approach and results-driven mindset; have considerable knowledge of financial, quantitative, analytical and ability to work in multi-functional teams.
  • Detail-oriented, deadline-driven, and able to multitask, with solid organizational and time-management skills
  • Relationship orientation – ability to build strong, sustainable relations with internal/external stakeholders of all levels of seniority
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills; able to communicate effectively through a variety of methods both internally/externally and upward to senior management
  • Ability to thrive in a challenging, fast paced, and dynamic working environment
  • Understands impact of decisions and actions on relevant stakeholders
  • International experience, fluency in Italian and English is required, knowledge of another language is a plus

 

 

What we offer:

 

  • Competitive compensation package (compared to your professional background)
  • Benefits: monthly lunch tickets, company laptop, discounts to our owned brands and brand partners, and additional perks in the form of local discounts and offers
  • Learning & Development Programs: continuous learning experience with TLG University and The Breakfast Club projects
  • Be part of the young (30 on avg.) and international (+26 nationalities) #TLGpeople group and work in a dynamic and fast-moving environment

  

We hire for potential, and we reward based on impact. We think big, move fast, and never stop learning. In our dynamic, fast-moving environment, opportunities for growth are limitless