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Regional Operations Director - LVL5 - National

Posted 20 May 2024
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Job reference number 312030

Regional Operations Director - LVL5 - National (Hybrid Working/Location Flexible)

Competitive salary
Car allowance Healthcare Annual bonus potential Company pension scheme with highly competitive contribution rates Generous annual leave offering of 30days, plus bank holidays.

Permanent, Full time

National

Why Choose Royal Mail?

Royal Mail isn’t just a mail delivery service; we're the backbone of the UK's communication network, dedicated to providing exceptional service to every corner of the country. As pioneers in the postal and parcel industry, we're seeking an innovative leader to help guide our future.

About the Role:

Embark on a transformative journey as a Regional Operations Director within one of our twelve vibrant regions. Your role will be crucial in implementing our delivery strategies, ensuring seamless operations, and driving operational excellence. This influential position offers the opportunity to oversee a significant portion of our operations, managing budgets of up to £400 million and leading a dedicated team of up to 10,000 professionals.

What We Need from You:

Operational Expertise: Showcase a proven track record in managing large-scale operational aspects of an organisation, promoting efficiency and effectiveness.

Driving Operational Excellence: Implementing Delivery Strategies for Unmatched Customer Satisfaction

Performance Mastery: Lead regional and national outcomes by carefully managing key metrics in safety, quality, and financial performance, establishing benchmarks for success.

Change Leadership: Lead transformative initiatives, adeptly navigating dynamic business environments to ensure seamless adaptation and progress.

Community Engagement: Foster strong relationships with local stakeholders, embodying Royal Mail's trusted leadership and commitment to community service.

Talent Cultivation: Advocate for a culture of continuous growth and excellence, nurturing the development of our workforce and shaping the future of our organisation.

Why Choose Royal Mail?

Joining Royal Mail means more than just a job – it's a chance to make a difference that reverberates across the entire nation. We're committed to cultivating a workplace where you can flourish both personally and professionally, while leaving a positive mark on the community and advancing your career.

At Royal Mail, diversity and inclusion aren't just buzzwords – they're fundamental principles that guide everything we do. We firmly believe that by embracing our differences and offering equal opportunities to all, we unlock a wealth of perspectives that fuel innovation and bolster our organisation. We welcome individuals from all walks of life – regardless of gender identity, ethnic background, abilities, or sexual orientation – to apply. If you need any accommodations to fully engage in our application process, please don't hesitate to reach out. We're dedicated to creating an environment where everyone feels valued and respected, and our core values serve as the foundation for acknowledging and celebrating the unique contributions each person brings to the table.

Apply Today!

Are you a senior leader, capable of execution, and a visionary who excels in leading large-scale operations while embodying authentic leadership and operational excellence? We want to hear from you. Join us in shaping the future of postal and parcel services in the UK.

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Extra Benefits

RMG Share Schemes

  • partnership and matching share offer
Family friendly support
  • enhanced maternity pay, paternity leave, adoption leave and shared parental leave
Discounts and offers
  • there are more than 800 offers to help you save on things like groceries, days out, holidays and your household bills*.
  • Supportive and generous company
sick payYour Wellbeingyou and your family have 24/7 access to services and tools to help you get the most out of life. From your physical and mental health to financial and social support and advice. It’s free, and it’s for everyone.Lifestyle benefits
  • You can purchase a car, bike, home technology or mobile phone, or choose from a range of health benefits and insurance products. You make regular payments from your salary, and so could save on tax*.
Financial support
  • information and services to help you manage debt and grow your financial knowledge, with debt consolidation & savings plans*
Your peace of mind with
  • Healthcare CashPlan, Dental Cover, Additional Life (life insurance) & Additional Life Partner, Hospital & Death Benefit Plans; Voluntary Critical illness & Voluntary Critical illness Partner
Free & discounted RMG products
  • free keep safe & redirection, partner discounts
Free stamps at Christmas
*Available only to perm employees

Your career in safe hands

At Royal Mail we value our people and we want our people to be proud to work for our businesses.

We have the assets, the infrastructure and the scale that others don’t, yet we are a big part of the communities we operate in, making billions of precious deliveries each year. We are responsible for the largest B2B customer database in the UK and are one of the largest employers in the UK, providing one in every 194 jobs.

An operation of this size needs a strong support network, and the HR, Legal, Finance, IT, Risk & Governance, Customer Experience, Sales & Marketing departments are all integral to helping us to utilise the latest technology and business approaches to optimise, automate and digitise our operations.

Royal Mail is a forward thinking, innovative organisation, that is also committed to reducing emissions and improving air quality in our communities. This includes investing in technologies such as electric vehicles, drones, alternative fuel trucks and energy improvements to our estate.

For more information on Royal Mail Group and our values please click here: https://www.internationaldistributionsservices.com/en/about-us/

Next Steps

The next stage of the selection process will be a face to face/virtual interview consisting of competency based and role specific questions.

Royal Mail are proud of our diverse employee network groups and the active role they play to support belonging and encourage a positive work environment. We are firmly committed to inclusion and passionate about our people representing the communities we serve.

We are happy to support your need for any adjustments during the application and hiring process. Please share the details within your application if required.

We are Forces family friendly and a Gold signatory to the Armed Forces Covenant. We welcome applications from ex-Armed Forces personnel, reservists, veterans, cadet instructors and military spouses/partners.

For more information on Royal Mail Group and our values please click here: https://www.internationaldistributionsservices.com/en/about-us/

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We are proud to deliver a ‘one‑price‑goes‑anywhere’ service on a range of letters and parcels to around 30 million addresses, across the UK, six‑days‑a-week, in our role as the UK’s sole designated Universal Service Provider . Royal Mail has helped to shape the history of the UK and the way the world communicates for 500 years.
We make a very…


We are proud to deliver a ‘one‑price‑goes‑anywhere’ service on a range of letters and parcels to around 30 million addresses, across the UK, six‑days‑a-week, in our role as the UK’s sole designated Universal Service Provider . Royal Mail has helped to shape the history of the UK and the way the world communicates for 500 years.

We make a very significant contribution to the wider UK economy.

Through UK Parcels, International & Letters (UKPIL), our impact, including through employment and procurement, totaled £10.8 billion last year in terms of value added. We made the seventh largest contribution to the UK economy of all UK corporations.

General Logistics Systems (GLS), our pan-European parcels business, operates one of the largest, ground-based deferred parcel delivery networks in Europe.

Logistics
London
145,000 employees