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Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   12 April 2019
  • Salary:   £65000 - £70000/annum excellent package
  • Location:   Warrington
  • County:   Cheshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   209851737
  • Company:   CV-Library
Logistics Manager

Warrington

Automotive Manufacturing

Competitive salary plus excellent package

Perpetual Partnerships are a North West based recruitment consultancy part of a larger group of engineering companies, with a significant track record of supporting the key goals of organisations within the engineering community.

Overview

We are currently recruiting for a market leading global manufacturing company in Warrington who are seeking a proactive Logistics Manager/Supply Chain Manager to lead the whole logistics team. You will have experience in a similar role and come from a fast paced manufacturing environment that runs a 24/7 process.

The Role

Day to day as a Logistics Manager you will report directly into the Plant Director and be responsible for the Logistics function on site consisting of direct management of 7 people. You will be responsible for on time deliveries to customers while constantly reducing inventory levels and costs alongside constantly looking for improvements to the supply chain based on lean principles and best practices. You will also be responsible for managing the upstream, downstream and internal physical and information flow within the plant. As you will familiar with a tier 1 environment, you will understand the critical nature of delivering on time and the pressures within the industry and be flexible to react to these when required.

Qualifications and Skills

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Fast paced manufacturing experience absolutely essential, ideally automotive experience (tier 1 or tier 2)

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Advantageous having experience working with JLR as a customer

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Be very flexible in general – extra hours as and when necessary

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Knowledgeable of Lean principles and TPM

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‘Get on with it’ attitude

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Good computer and data analysis competency – SAP, Excel

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Excellent communication across all levels

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Adaptability

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Resilience

* Thrive in a highly pressurised environment

What you will get in return

For working standard days as a Logistics Manager you will receive a very competitive salary upto £70k and package consisting of 10% bonus, family medical care, 5+10% pension, company car, 25 days holidays plus bank holidays. Alongside this you should expect to become part of a close team within an excellent, modern working environment.

If this seems like the ideal opportunity for you, please apply now or ring Louise Platt on (phone number removed) for further enquiries

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