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Network Optimisation Manager

Date: 15-Apr-2021

Location: Warrington, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.


Are you a transport professional that prides yourself on your ability to drive efficiencies and get the best out of your network?


Here at XPO, we’re looking for a Network Optimisation Manager to support a wide variety of activity across our transport network for one of our biggest customers, Iceland. Ideally, you’ll be based in the north west of England with the flexibility to travel to any of our 6 locations across the UK when required.


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer a competitive salary and benefits package for this role. In addition, we offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension, and many other perks.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Drive network synergies throughout our Iceland contract, identifying opportunities for efficiency, cost saving and continuous improvement
  • Facilitate a joined-up approach across the network, encouraging and driving open communication between sites
  • Monitor transport KPIs, identifying patterns and trends in terms of success, challenges and opportunities for improvement
  • Engage, support, and build strong relationships with our General Managers, getting under the skin of their operations and assist them accordingly


What you need to succeed at XPO:


  • A strong transport management background with a focus on driving optimisation and improvements, ideally across a network of sites
  • In-depth working knowledge of transport and warehousing continuous improvement activity
  • The ability to build strong working relationships with stakeholders across the network, from operational colleagues to our General Managers
  • The flexibility to travel across our network of sites across the UK


Be part of something big.


XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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