Location: Bangalore/Bengaluru
Salary: Open
Industry: Technology/Online
Sub-industry: E-commerce
Function: Strategy & Consulting

Company Overview

India’s largest online marketplace and one of India’s leading technology powerhouse that is disrupting the way India shops online.

Job Description

Dear Candidate,

We are looking for head of supply chain design for one of our e-commerce clients. Please go through the details below

Role: Director - Supply Chain Design

Location - Bangalore

What you’ll do:
● Design supply chain with a business view of 2-3 years which is scalable, modular and can be replicated across assets. Provide inputs on innovative ways in which we can provide its main client a competitive edge in the market.
● Follow customer requirements, competition, market developments and trends in technology and state of the art eCommerce retail logistics management and their impact on the planned future state of the network.
● Understand the future impact of the business development on logistics requirements in the existing networks and proactively simulate and suggest changes for optimization.
● Solid experience and In-depth understanding of FC processes with a track record of success full program/project delivery using design-thinking methodologies/ framework, tools and techniques. ● Manage region specific distribution network redesign projects by applying proven best practices, market understanding and making the best use of resources.
● Ensure that the network is aligned towards the new business development areas that impact logistics requirements for e.g. groceries & food products that would require cold chain facilities within the network.
● Review and provide direction for the upgrade of the IT platforms & applications to support the design, management and operations of the logistics & supply chain network.
● Provide thought leadership in emerging application technologies(i.e.,Cloud, API, IoT, API, Ux, Robotics, Machine Learning and AI) that would have an impact on supply chain & logistics transformation and disruption and the ecommerce industry. Ensure that we stay ahead of the curve.
● Drive continuous improvement through innovation.
● Create Investment Proposals. Document, present and get it approved
● Monitor and analyze performance on an ongoing base, and in the case of deviations, drive improvements.
● Build a skilled and motivated team within the Network Design group who have the necessary skills & capabilities to handle the scale and complexity demanded by the network. Develop and mentor a strong second line of leadership.

What you’ll need: Basic Qualifications
● Bachelors degree, preferably in Supply Chain Management, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or related fields
● 12+ years of business experience in areas relevant to supply chain optimization, such as operations research, supply chain management, logistics, or R&D with minimum 2 years experience inLogistics Optimization and Design
● Strong Data and Analytics capabilities – Well versed in end-to-end data and analytics: mining and extracting, cleansing and formatting, structuring and analyzing, and garnering information and insights. Ability to leverage large amounts of complex data sets to support business decisions by telling the story with data.

Preferred Qualifications
● Experience delivering supply chain solutions in a very high growth environment where priorities shift fast
● Exhibits excellent business judgment
● Ability to communicate clearly and compellingly and who understands how to drive a high level of focus and excellence with a strong and talented team
● An innovative thinker who also has a strong customer and quality focus
● Has an entrepreneurial spirit
● Masters in Operations Research or Supply Chain or an advanced degree preferred

Please share your resumes at manas.m@rgf-professional.com

Job reference: JO-200928-226556

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