Warehouse and Logistics Lead – Elida Beauty
Work Location - Milton Keynes, UK
Job Type - Full Time
Who we are … we are Elida Beauty
Elida Beauty is a very exciting new beauty and personal care business within Unilever. We re-found iconic brands by remixing them for today’s generation, making them even bigger beauty hits than they were first time around. Our remixes democratize beauty, because we want everyone on the ‘beauty dance floor’ with our top-quality products at a great value.
Driven by our colleague’s creativity, agility and close connection with consumers, customers, and suppliers we are able to unleash the true potential of our loved brands with a fresh start. We ‘Re-Found’ them using a start-up mentality that always ‘finds a way’. Our ‘no silos’, one team approach drives both personal and business growth so that together we deliver outcomes that are music to the ears of consumers, customers, colleagues and the planet alike.
Your Role & Key Responsibilities
We are looking for an experienced warehouse and logistics lead who creates and leads a team with very strong growth mindset and a can-do culture of doing what it takes to win. We’re looking for someone who thrives in balancing brand, consumer, customers, with the ambition to deliver a substantial step up in profitable growth of the current perimeter.
As the warehouse and logistics lead, you will play a crucial role developing Warehouse and Logistics execution. You will create the right logistics schedule based on the route to market requirements of our customers ensuring the right cost to serve. Your first priority will be ensuring Excellent customer service to our customers with the right cost structure.
Your Key Responsibilities
E2E execution of Warehouse and Logistics Team Strategy for all the key customers in your market
Collaborate with Customer Service and CD teams to ensure seamless order management and delivery process
Responsible for seamless Order Management and delivery process and creating efficiencies on warehouse and logistics cost
Supports partnering with logistics companies for efficient delivery of order and continuous improvement of delivery service.
Responsible to deliver excellent service to all our customers
Owns reporting of warehouse and logistics KPIs
Manages a team of blue collar employees in the warehouse
Works closely with Logistics Iops lead for capability development, reporting and agility
Finds efficient delivery solutions as part of the new channel strategies to our consumers
Support process hygiene and lead technology transformation where relevant
Responsible for growing and nurturing talent including succession planning ensuring organization is fit to win short and long term
Key representative of Elida Beauty Limited within organization as well as externally across various key stakeholders and organizational bodies.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in business, finance or supply chain management.
3-5 years of experience in Logistics and Warehousing
Demonstrated analytical and conceptual problem-solving ability; excellent oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills
Ability to multi-task, meet tight deadlines and work under pressure with autonomy
The ability to effectively lead and engage cross functional global teams and a willingness to take responsibility and accountability
Demonstrated self-starter with the ability to deliver results in a lean, agile organization and able to adapt to changing priorities
Understanding of WMS systems and cost to serve models
To ensure that your personal creativity helps to unlock our potential, we will upskill and reskill you. We will develop leading-edge digital marketing skills and best-in-class teamworking capabilities.
Most importantly, we will give you the autonomy to use them like a ‘founder’. We will help you to think like a CEO so that we all focus on delivering our Purpose and so you drive growth as you develop. Imagine how good we will feel when we see that our creativity reignites growth in the business because consumers embrace our new ideas.
Better for our consumers, better for the world and better for each of us
The way we manufacture, package and distribute our products will be better for everyone and for the planet. We will bring a new meaning to diversity and inclusion by providing access to beauty products that suit every kind of skin and hair.
Excited about the Role?
Please apply online. Your application will be reviewed against our requirements and we will be in touch to provide you with an update on the status of your application.
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