Our brief was to identify a Senior Operations Director to drive significant growth into a third-party logistics organisation within the consumer space.
Reporting into the Chief Operating Officer, the Senior Operations Director of the business would be indirectly responsible for a headcount of 1500+ staff. The successful candidate will play an integral role in driving exponential business growth over the next 5 years.
Extensive time was invested with the senior management team of the business, enabling us to gain a deep understanding of the organisations objectives and culture.
Our team of Research Consultants worked through a target list of over 140 appropriate companies and subsequently identified the operational leaders. The Fortune Hill team then relentlessly approached the most highly regarded candidates in the UK logistics arena, enticing them to meet us to explore the opportunity further.
Fortune Hill enabled the client to appoint a highly credible individual.
The successful individual has extensive experience in the logistics space, covering all areas of the brief and an exceptional track record of successfully managing growth and change in similar organisations. The candidate and their career aspirations matched the client's requirements perfectly. Fortune Hill has since provided detailed market feedback on client perception, market advice and competitor performance.
“We were delighted with every aspect of the experience with Fortune Hill. We gave them a tough brief with challenging timescales and they delivered. We would definitely use them again." Chief Executive Officer
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We tailor our approach to each assignment and our team dedicates significant time to understanding your business, culture and specific requirements.
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