Job Description

Job Role - Senior Consultant – Logistics (Capex and Automation)
Location – London/Remote with Travel
Salary – up to £70,000 + benefits

Pod Talent are excited to be partnering again with a boutique and leading Supply Chain Management Consultancy, seeking an experienced Senior Consultant to lead and contribute to projects focused on Logistics and Automation for both SME and World-Renowned clients, and across multiple sectors.

This role offers a unique chance to influence logistics strategies for some of the world's largest companies while progressing within a top-tier and growing organisation Our client offer a supportive culture, a clear progression path and exposure to projects across industry leading businesses.

Key Responsibilities for the position for Senior Consultant – Logistics (Automation and Capex)

  • Project Leadership and Implementation: Lead and manage warehousing automation projects, from solution design to implementation, focusing on technologies for example - conveyor systems, pick face tools, Autonomous mobile robots (AMRs), Automatic storage and retrieval systems (ASRS) etc.
  • Client Collaboration and Vendor Management: Work closely with clients to provide tailored solutions and coordinate with suppliers for timely and quality delivery of automation systems.
  • Solution Design: Develop and design innovative warehouse automation solutions, selecting the appropriate technologies and creating detailed equipment requirements and cost models.
  • Performance Optimisation and Cost Management: Optimise system performance, manage project budgets, and ensure projects are completed within financial constraints while maximising value.
  • Provide training and support for new systems, maintain comprehensive project documentation, and stay updated on the latest industry trends.

Required Experience for the position of Senior Consultant – Logistics (Automation and Capex) -

  • Extensive background in designing and estimating warehouse systems, with successful business development experience enhancing warehouse operations through advanced technologies.
  • Practical expertise in implementing and managing logistics solutions, with a focus on warehouse automation and collaboration with MHE Automation partners.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills, strong project management capabilities from design to completion, and excellent communication abilities to foster strong client relationships.
  • Degree qualified

To note

  • There is an option for remote based contract, however must be flexible to travel to London and client sites when required.  

Sound interesting? Please get in touch to hear further details at or apply here.