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Product Manager - Logistics / Materials Handling

  • Location: Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England, AL10 9BD
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Procurement and Supply Chain
  • Contact: Dan Kirkpatrick
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 29 July 2021
  • Job Ref: 038323JS_1623939524

Do you want to work at the forefront of technology? Do you want to be part of a team doing something different? Do you have a logistics / material handling automation background? If so, the following permanent role may be right for you...

One of the fastest growing businesses in the UK (who compete with Amazon for being the most technologically advanced e-commerce business) is looking for a Product Manager - Logistics Automation to join their growing team. The business is revolutionary and is now selling their technology to other businesses to help them build and implement automated distribution centres across the world.

The Role

As their Product Manager (Logistics Automation) you'll hold a cross functional role and provide joined up technical, commercial and strategic leadership for the global sourcing and deployment of third party (i.e. bought in) solutions used in their warehouses - these solutions may include, for example but not limited to, conveyors and waste removal. You'll conduct regular strategic reviews of the direction of third-party systems and the ways of working to ensure they are appropriate to business needs whilst also defining and managing KPIs and metrics. In addition, you'll undertake risk identification and mitigation and maintain global industry knowledge and network.


To succeed in the role of Product Manager you'll need to have a strong background in logistics / materials handling automation and a knowledge of the key providers of logistics automation worldwide. This is a key hire within this team, so you'll need strong influencing skills due to it being a cross functional and standalone role. End to End Project Engineering experience will certainly hold you in good stead.

The Package

As a Product Manager within this business you'll receive a competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) and other benefits including pension, share scheme, 25 days' and private medical insurance. In addition, the company is committed to both training and development along with career progression.

How to apply...

This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader so if you're interested in learning more please send me your CV via the Apply Now button

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position.

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