Global Programme Manager

Stoke on Trent
GBP50000 - GBP55000 per annum + benefits package
19 Mar 2018
18 Apr 2018
Zoe Rosenberg
Specialist Area
Job Level
Manager, Specialist
Contract Type
Full Time

  • Work as a Global Programme Manager for a market leading 3PL in Stoke on Trent

  • A salary of £55,000 + excellent benefits for the right candidate

Client Details

The Client is a market leading 3PL based in Stoke on Trent who take pride in their people. Their aim is to bring fresh thinking to the supply chain, responding intelligently to business change and developing agile, flexible logistics solutions that deliver to their customer's needs.


Key Responsibilities in this role will include;

To act as programme leader, planning & coordinating agreed programme activities & organising team members to ensure delivery of planned results

To identify and implement supply chain improvement and cost down initiatives

Manage the gain share mechanism and demonstrate monetary value to client

To act as project manager for certain, agreed new projects

To design and develop programme structure and content, utilising subject matter experts from both within team Global Product and cross-sector as appropriate

To effectively manage customer relationships

Establishment of effective working relationships with international division colleagues

Establishment of effective working relationships with 3PL providers

Review and Manage Key Performance Indicators (KPI's)

Any other reasonable duties as required and in line with individual capabilities


The successful candidate:

Ideally come from a 4PL or 3PL background

This role will include overseas travel so must be comfortable travelling regularly if you have experience with doing project management overseas this will be beneficial

Have expertise in operational logistics

Apply a positive, can do-right first time attitude to all aspects of the role as well as challenging current processes

Expertise in implementing large -scale logistics projects

Programme Management, and ability to manage complex, multi-projects

Experience in standardisation projects previously

Be able to communicate at all levels

Involvement in implementation delivery management programmes and successful project implementation as well as continuous improvement and cost savings

University degree or equivalent DePict or Prince 2 training qualification (preferred)

Job Offer

A salary of up to £55,000 + benefits for the right candidate