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Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   6 September 2018
  • Salary:   £45000 - £55000/annum + Bonus, Income Protection, Pensio
  • Location:   ME9, Hartlip, Kent
  • County:   Kent
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   208562509
  • Company:   CV-Library
LOGISTICS MANAGER

PERMANENT

£45,000 - £55,000 + Pension + Medical Insurance + Income Protection + Superb Prospects

HIGH VOLUME MANUFACTURING

KENT

COMPANY

Are you an experienced and ambitious Logistics Manager, keen to find your next challenge? Have you gained your Logistics Management experience from within a Manufacturing environment? Are you passionate about Logistics, Committed and results driven, and want to expand your career, within a lean manufacturing environment, this could be just the job for you!

We are working with a multi- site International manufacturing organisation, who truly embrace modern and lean manufacturing techniques.

DUTIES OF A LOGISTICS MANAGER:

* Lead and develop the Logistics Teams

* Ensure the ERP system used (SAP), is being effectively utilised

* Monitor stock levels

* Working closely with Warehousing to ensure continuous improvements in inventory control

* Establish and maintain structures to ensure effective interface between Divisions

* Instigate improvements in material handling and warehouse systems

* Manage ordering and delivery of raw materials

* Define and develop logistics strategies for in-bound materials and outbound products

* Involvement in accident / incident investigations

REQUIREMENTS OF A LOGISTICS MANAGER:

* A Degree or equivalent, though relevant experience is also considered

* To have Logistics management experience, gained from within a manufacturing environment

* High level of SAP knowledge, or equivalent ERP

* Manufacturing Operations experience

* Staff management exposure

* A commercial awareness

* A natural Leader, to keep calm under pressure

* Flexible and adaptable

* There will be the need to travel on occasion to other sites in the UKJ

* Excellent communication and presentation skills

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a unique working environment, where your long-term prospects would be assured. You will be given the chance to truly make an impact, and fast

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