A UK based, fast-growth e-Commerce Retailer who were at a stage of their expansion where they needed to expand their Board with an operations expert.
A Chief Operations Officer who could come onboard with a wealth supply chain & logistics experience, ideally from a retail background. The position would have ownership of supply chain, warehousing & transport, customer service and IT; to free up the Board who had become too stretched.
The ideal candidate would be a senior operations professional who has worked at Board level in a reputable organisation. They would need to be equally comfortable dealing with daily warehousing issues, as they are working with the rest of the Board to lead the operational strategy for the business. A true leader was required who was able to act as a role model, motivate those around them, have a passion for people development and inspire across the business