Role details

Director of Logistics

Palo Alto   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • High-Growth Company seeking Director of Logistics in strategic role
  • Coordination of Complex Operations to develop Logistics Strategy

About Our Client

My client is a venture capital backed technology company in the process of undergoing a major expansion.

Job Description

  • Assess current logistics processes, practices and organizational structure
  • Driving strategy to meet our changing logistics needs
  • Implement strategy by working with cross-functional teams
  • Cultivate partner relationship success by managing day-to-day logistics activities
  • Ensure the daily effectiveness of our core direct-to-consumer business logistics
  • Work with partners and internal stakeholders to develop our next-generation logistics
  • Be a key leader in moving into new markets with increasing logistical challenges
  • Collaborate with product team to develop an integrated solution for seamlessly providing technicians with necessary inventory while building out a strong IP portfolio
  • Manage the transition from current logistics to a novel solution
  • Analyze project risks, develop risk management plans and work with cross-functional teams to mitigate future issues

The Successful Applicant

  • BA/BS degree
  • 5+ years of relevant operational or consulting experience
  • An inherent understanding of shipping & logistics
  • Proven success in transforming and scaling complex operations by leveraging process improvements, technology, thoughtful organization, and analytics
  • The ability to independently structure and solve complicated problems
  • A mindset capable of seeing the big picture while paying enormous attention to detail
  • Advanced working knowledge of reporting with tools including Excel
  • The fortitude to creatively pursue and expertly execute new ideas
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including executive presentation
  • Track record of building strong relationships across departments, regions and external parties
  • Enthusiasm to lead and motivate your team
  • Inclination for multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment
  • Consulting or problem-solving background preferred

What's on Offer

Competitive base, benefits, catered lunches plus a stocked kitchen, unlimited PTO, equity

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