Director of Operations – Logistics

Role: Director of Operations

Location: Birmingham

Salary: £Negotiable depending on experience

Are you  a driven individual who can deliver high profile projects on time and on budget? Have you got a proven track record of strong leadership and implementing effective business processes? Are you looking for that next step in your career with full autonomy and a varied role?

Due to ambitious future growth plans, our client require a Director of Operations to review and develop all internal operational systems and procedures ensuring that the organisation works efficiently and effectively as it grows.

About the company

Our client are a highly commercial logistics business with sites located across the UK. With a turnover in excess of £20m, they are looking to double this within the next 5 years and require a Director of Operations to ensure effective and efficient growth.

About the role

This role requires an individual keen to work autonomously and without the constant need for direction or support. You will be tasked with undertaking a comprehensive review of all existing processes and systems, including the IT elements (so you will need to be IT savvy but not solely IT focused). You will be required to identify new initiatives and programmes that will achieve business process improvements to aid growth on an efficient basis.

A major part of this role will include overseeing the project management and implementation of new initiatives. You will be required to take an analytical approach to the costs and benefits of each initiative before making recommendations back to the senior management team.

You will also be required to deliver these initiatives to time and budget.


The successful candidate will have strong leadership skills and have a proven track record in implementing projects that have delivered positive growth to an organisation. Experienced project management skills are essential as are excellent communication and presentation skills.

Strategic insight and execution that drives the required growth will be required as well as an ability to work autonomously with little direction or support.

If you are interested in hearing more about this exciting Director of Operations opportunity, then please click ‘Apply’ today!

NB: Due to high levels of interest, we are unable to respond to every individual applicant.