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Third Party Logistics Provider
Salary package negotiable
Based in Mumbai, India
Our client is a major multinational logistics service provider which looking to hire a director level person for the role of Regional Head of Supply Chain Management with main immediate focus on Indian sub-continent (and matrix leadership of Middle East).
The role will lead in developing a Regional strategy based on customer insights in alignment with the companies global strategy. The successful candidate will then launch and develop this strategy including providing active support from solution design, pricing and sales to pursue and win clients. The selected candidate will be a member of the leadership team and a people leader.
For this role you need to be extremely hands on, leading from the front and with a strong commercial bias to the extent that you can build regional sales capabilities, providing training and building capability in SCM
Minimum 10 years overall Supply Chain & Logistics experience with heavy commercial focus
Minimum of 5 years experience working directly for a Third party Logistics Provider.
At least 5 years in senior management roles with focus on Contract Logistics or in managing Supply Chain for a major retailer or manufacturer.
Solid Supply Chain Management experience in the India logistics market is essential - additional experience in countries in the surrounding region is a desirable (ie Pakistan, and Middle East - GCC countries
Demonstrated experience in creating solutions and winning contract logistics business in multiple regions
Solid experience managing multi country / multi site 3pl businesses with main focus on contract logistics as oppose to freight forwarding
Ability to communicate fluently in English (both written and orally)