Results-driven, Operations Director with extensive experience of ensuring business transformation through the successful implementation of change strategies. Holds vast supply chain knowledge and expertise in operations leadership, commercial enterprise, transactional finance, process engineering, business growth and quality management. “Hands on” in approach and effective at engaging people and delivering profits.
Currently in a senior leadership role for a £35m FMCG national transport network across nine partially unionised sites. Responsible for the compliance and profitability of 250 vehicles and 400 drivers and various regional sub contraction partners.
• Develops enterprising initiative and nurtures organisational progression through change
• Disciplined and passionate with drive, integrity and a developmental focus
• Profit focussed and able to develop opportunities and increase turnover
• Experienced in internal and external supplier relationship management
• Adept in team leadership skills with strong client management experience
• Promotes a “can do” culture throughout all levels of the business structure
• Expert in audit and compliance, operational governance and policy implementation
Operations management | general management | business transformation | operational transformation | change management | BPR | cultural change | change implementation | logistics operations | quality management | quality assurance | relationship management | people management | staff development | performance management | continuous improvement | business development | innovation |DC start ups | union negotiations | facilities management |security| H&S management| business continuity planning | contract negotiation | RFQ | SAP | WMS | tendering | Six Sigma | lean | black belt |strategic planning | strategy development | budget management | cost reduction | P&L | financial turnaround | project management | business analysis | commercial management | risk mitigation | issue resolution | program direction | Prince 2 | BPO | supply chain | purchasing | contract negotiations | transport management | HMRC | bonded warehousing | policy development