At M&S we are going through a significant transformation programme and our transport operation is a key aspect of this. Our vision is to deliver improvements to our fleet utilisation, flexibility, and service to stores. We plan to achieve this through a series of projects to fix the basics and integrate the separate C&H and Foods transport operations through systemic, operational and cultural changes.
As the Transport Project Manager you will take accountability for Transport projects work including but not limited to; C&H and Foods integration, implementation world class transport control tower, C&C via own fleet, Improvements in trailer planning, trailer tracking, development and implementation new TMS, Improvements to Transport systems. NB Travel will be required as part of this role post the current situation.
Your key responsibilities, amongst others, will include:-
To succeed in this role you will need to have a good understanding of the end to end supply chain Logistics networks and be familiar with complex transport networks, ideally from working within a retail environment. You will also have been involved in managing projects that have delivered large scale change and an awareness of the impact it has on other areas of the business. You will be highly analytical and able to spot opportunities for improvement and change as well as being a will be a great communicator, with a natural ability to adapt your style to your audience and challenge, influence and persuade them to move towards a common vision/goal in an environment where no two days are the same.
This is an excellent opportunity to join our business at an exciting time of transformation and change and in exchange for your experience we will reward you with a competitive salary and market leading benefits package.