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Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   3 October 2019
  • Salary:   £450 - £550/day
  • Location:   Kent
  • County:   Kent
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   210928876
  • Company:   CV-Library
An immediate opening for an interim Logistics Manager to join a large automotive component supplier for a 12 month interim contract

Logistics Manager

Rate £400 - £500/day

Immediate start available - 12 month contract

Location: Kent

Key duties:

o Manage the logistics function for a high volume just in time (JIT) manufacturing function

o Develop systems, procedures and processes to ensure continual development in inventory control and stock reductions

o Initiate improvements in material handling and warehouse systems

o Direct and control the ordering and delivery of raw materials

o Ensure customer requirements are assessed correctly, in order to ensure production plans can be produced

o Develop logistics strategies for both in bound and out bound products

o Provide a logistics planning service to production, suppliers and customers for new product introductions


Applications are sought from experienced Logistics Managers or Supply Chain Managers who have proven experience gained in a high volume automotive manufacturing industry sector.

In addition you will possess the following skills set:

o Working knowledge of SAP or similar ERP system

o Proven track record in manufacturing logistics and planning

o Exposure to automotive tier 1 component supply ideally in a JIT/ JIS operation

o Have the ability to manager complex internal relationships and able react to business requirements

Apply on-line or call Robert Wigley for a confidential discussion (url removed)

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