Senior Operations & Logistics Manager

Brand Story


Anna Quan is a globally revered, Australian women’s fashion label, known for its contemporary tailoring, wearable silhouettes and equally sophisticated and functional approach to design. It is an agile, medium sized business positioned for significant international expansion.

Role Overview


UMENCO is recruiting a Senior Operations & Logistics Manager to join the team at the coveted Australian RTW label Anna Quan, based in Sydney.

Reporting to the Director, the Senior Operations & Logistics Manager will drive growth and reinforce commercial success across all areas of the Anna Quan business, through seeking out continuous opportunities to improve the overall organisational effectiveness. The role balances a strategic focus with delivering business expertise and value creation to grow and transform the Anna Quan brand.

The Senior Operations & Logistics Manager will have a passion for optimising business-critical processes and will hold a multi-channel skill set, including strong leadership abilities, in order to manage key functional areas and drive overall financial and operational performance.

As well as having significant autonomy to develop innovative and bold business strategies, the successful talent will oversee all store, warehouse and head office operations, and control company policies and procedures, driving efficiencies across retail and warehouse disciplines.

They will also work with production to plan company timelines and develop strong relationships with suppliers to improve terms, margins, and quality. Additionally, they will work to decrease lead times and oversee internal timeline management.

The Senior Operations & Logistics Manager will lead the efficient operations across the warehouse, including goods received, delivered, and stored; will manage and negotiate freight cost structure for both local and offshore service providers and will improve delivery times and oversees operational efficiencies, establishing and monitoring KPIs for warehouse and delivery functions.

The talent we seek will employ effective tools and systems across the business, ensuring that technology is up-to-date and meets the organisation’s needs. Additionally, they will be able to drive strong sell-through results and establish strong and effective external relationships.

They will also deliver analytical insights and business-critical reporting, extracting and maintaining operations-related data and implementing new reporting/analysis tools and dashboards.

They will have a sharp commercial acumen; demonstrate high-level interpersonal skills to help build a cohesive team, and will present with experience setting up procedures that facilitate the management of an organisation and the ongoing activities within it.

Location


Sydney, Australia

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To confidentially explore this opportunity, please reach out to Angela and the UMENCO team at UMENCO@umenco.com.

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