We are looking for a Logistics Manager to strengthen our team
We offer you a fantastic job in a dynamic company in which you can develop further personally and professionally.
* ‘Hands’ on coaching and mentoring of all team members. Lead team to maximise effectiveness of the operation. Goal setting and assessment to drive improvement.
* Develop strong relationships with key customers, suppliers and all purchase colleagues from within the European group.
* Work in a safe and environmentally responsible manner, whilst promoting the requirements of ISO14001. Take control of all site waste with a goal to achieve ‘zero landfill
* Day to day activities run whilst adhering to guidelines of TS16949
* Achieve KPI’s of 100% ‘on time in full’ delivery performance, freight budgets, inventory reduction, accuracy and value. Generate and control budgets for respective spends.
* Control of pre-production material orders and change management planning to ensure timing is achieved and stock obsolescence is avoided.
* Responsibility for maintaining accuracy in a timely manner of all software applications relevant to the role e.g. ERP and MRP systems
* As part of the site management team actively participate in all activities to drive the site forward. Particularly in relation to production planning.
* Lead cost reduction initiatives relating material, logistics and planning process.
* Minimum of 3 years automotive experience at Managerial or Supervisory level.
* Proven track record of achievement in all aspects of Logistics, MRP systems, planning tools, stock accuracy and transportation.
* Experience of TS16949 and ISO 14001
* Strong negotiation skills
* Experience of dealing with both customers and suppliers
* Good understanding of Lean principles
* Participative proactive style
* A track record of developing and up skilling teams
* Sound knowledge of Environmental control and requirements
* Computer literate
We are looking for outgoing, reliable candidates, whose work methods are characterised by accuracy, flexibility and resilience
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