We have a core belief that our toxic, sedentary lifestyles are making humans, and the planet, sick. So we’re on a mission to change it.
We’re a bunch of outsiders, dreamers, entrepreneurs, rebels and activists who fight for full regeneration of our people and planet. We move furiously fast in an ever-changing ecosystem, and we also fail fast, learn, get back up and try again. To thrive in this slightly crazy atmosphere, we’re also a bunch of mates, doing cool things and supporting each other along the way.
Celebrating the outdoors isn’t just something we talk about - when the seasons change we’re out there to mark it. Exploring, sharing, workshopping, camping and enjoying local produce (and wine) is all part of it. Ideally you already love the natural world, or you are eager to get out there, learn and get involved. You’ll be supported and encouraged all the way.
We are a footwear company, a health and wellbeing company, and an evolving bunch of activists. And we’re searching for brilliant humans with exceptional skills and talent to help us make this dream into a reality.
Does the shoe fit? Read on…
Vivobarefoot is looking for an experienced logistics manager to join the Operations team on a 6- month contract. The role sits within the Operations team who manage the flow of goods from when they’re produced to warehouses (located in the UK, US and NL) and then delivery to customers across multiple sales channels.
WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?
Daily operational management of our warehouses to ensure orders are being processed and delivered to agreed SLA’s and cost efficiently.
Budgetary and cost management responsibility for warehousing and associated services.
Project management of initiatives including new services and operational enhancements.
WHAT WE'D LOVE TO SEE FROM YOU
Experience in Logistics and managing Third Party Warehouses.
Cost control and analysis of warehouse and logistics activities to ensure costs are being managed within budget.
Excellent computer skills (e.g. Excel, Word).
Experience working with ERP systems (NetSuite is a plus) and previous use of eCommerce platforms desirable.
Good communication skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines.
Attention to detail.
Being analytical with the ability to produce clear concise data.
JUST IN CASE YOU WERE WONDERING..
This role will be a fixed term of 6 months.
This is a full full time position.
We are mostly working flexibly from home and meeting up in person as each team requires. You will be required to attend few team and company events each year - please feel free to reach out to us if you'd like further information on this!
Vivobarefoot believes that diversity is the essence of its ecosystem. We encourage diversity of thought and believe that it enables creativity and innovation to flourish. Our mission is to create a fair and equitable workplace where people thrive and are empowered to become their true selves at work. We believe that feedback and fostering collaboration will allow employees to blaze new trails and enjoy every aspect of the Vivobarefoot community.
Every opportunity for recruiting a new member of the Vivobarefoot family should be an opportunity for us to introduce fresh perspectives, talent and skills into our community. Therefore, our commitment is to recruit regardless of race, colour, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, national or social origin, gender identity, age or any other characteristics protected by law. We look forward to walking this barefoot journey with you!