Logistics Business Improvement Controller

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Logistics Business Improvement Controller

12-month fixed term contract

Hybrid Working (Home & Reading Office)


The Logistics Business Improvement Controller will be responsible for defining, recommending, and implementing solutions to create value for our stakeholders. You will undertake strategic analysis to support logistics strategy and corporate objectives. You will work with operational teams to ensure end to end processes are in place and up to date for all logistics elements including forward and reverse logistics.


What you can expect to be doing: 

  • Undertake strategic analysis to support logistics strategy and corporate objectives. 
  • Propose and develop strategy plans.  
  • Support cross functional working by identifying and where relevant addressing issues that are not working
  • Work with operational teams to ensure end to end processes are in place and up to date for all logistics elements including forward and reverse logistics. 
  • Review associated processes, reports and procedures and look for continuous improvements. 
  • Gain Shareholder agreement for Change activities and execute, providing progress to all stakeholders, on time & to budget.
  • Review and develop process, tools, and systems to support the logistics activities.
  • Identify the deliverables, stakeholders, and timelines for a comprehensive solution.
  • Ensure the technical solution meets the actual business objectives.
  • Support business stakeholders so that the solution ultimately delivers the intended result.
  • Create dashboards for senior management on the logistics performance and KPIs.
  • Coach and develop more junior team members.


What we are looking for:

  • S&OP knowledge to a range of issues and situations with a good awareness of commercial impact. 
  • Ability to effectively present and communicate at senior management level.
  • Ability to read documentation and extract important, relevant information.
  • Experience of delivering projects to agreed time, cost, and quality targets.
  • Excellent ability to identify risk and impacts because of not doing anything or by changing something. 
  • Experience working with Big data and data analytics tools.
  • Knowledge of other software/programming tools to assist with data mining and production (such as SAP, IFS, Oracle, Tableau).
  • Experience of the methodologies, processes and capabilities required to deliver logistics services.
  • A good understanding of hardware lifecycle management with a drive to generate revenue and minimise risk.
  • Advanced level Excel.
  • Visio experience for process documenting.


MBNL – building strength through inclusion

At MBNL we embrace equality, diversity and inclusion.  People are at the heart of everything we do and collectively we strive to create an environment where everyone can flourish.  By fostering an inclusive environment, we are championing each other’s uniqueness.

Inclusion & Diversity within MBNL will unlock innovation and continue to evolve how we work, to help us deliver world class infrastructure for our Shareholders and their customers.

We will work creatively to offer flexible working arrangements, (like non-standard hours, part-time, remote working). We want to support you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities.

MBNL are proud recipients of the Armed Forces Covenant Gold Award, and Disability Confident accredited.


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