Digitalisation Support Manager

Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom DHL Supply Chain req78969 31/05/2019


Position: Digitalisation Support Manager
Location: Milton Keynes
Customer: DHL Supply Chain
Grade/Salary: RCS K / Upto £40,000 depending on experience 
Contract Type: Permanent (Full-Time)
Closing Date for Applications: 14th June 2019

Are you a motivated, organized individual seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity in a fast-paced environment?  Would you enjoy being part of a dedicated team that works together to create a relevant, memorable difference in the lives of our customers and employees?  If you’re looking for change, and you’re ready to make changes … we’re looking for you.

At DHL our business is logistics, but people are our passion. With over 500,000 team members in 220 countries, we attract and retain great talent. We are one of the most innovative, most culturally diverse companies on the planet. We provide unmatched opportunities for personal and professional development. We really are a, “Best Place to Work.”

If this sounds like a team you’d like to join … keep reading.

We make promises to our customers, and we’ll make promises to you too. 

The main responsibility of this role will be to support the accelerated digitisation programme un UK&I to organise and prioritise resources to that will drive the deployment of Digitalisation products with the overall objective of transforming supply chains, demonstrate innovation to our customers, increase productivity and will engage and upskill colleagues.

The key responsibilities in this role include:

  • Work closely with the Head of Accelerated Digitalisation and Innovation to deliver the AD agenda within UK&I.
  • Work with Product Managers to learn about Digitalisation products and technology to demonstrate expertise to colleagues and customers with credibility.
  • Match Digitalisation Products to site operational and development needs to identify future projects.
  • Evaluate projects and initial business cases to support prioritisation of projects in each BU and with the broader UK&I picture in mind.
  • Act as point of contact coordinating AD resources and prioritising deployments within the Business Unit.

You won’t find another job like the one you’ll find with DHL Supply Chain.  Now, here’s what we need from you:

  • Previous experience in the UK&I, ideally in different types of roles including at least one operational role.
  • Financial and commercial knowledge advantageous.
  • Project Management/Project Delivery/Programme Management .
  • Ability to identify potential opportunities for deployment of appropriate AD products.
  • Interest and previous work experience in an innovation environment.
  • Experience of report writing with Power BI

What will you get in return?

As a part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of our excellent benefits which could include; 25 days holiday, pension scheme, medical cover, childcare vouchers, retail discounts, flexible working, training, development and secondments opportunities and MANY MORE.

What you’ll need to do next?

If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.

We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.

The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.

Working at DHL:

Facts and Figures

  • Business Unit

    DHL Supply Chain UK

  • Travel Required

    Below 25%

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required


  • Shift Requirement