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Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   14 November 2018
  • Salary:   £55000 - £65000/annum excellent package
  • Location:   Warrington
  • County:   Cheshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   209006755
  • Company:   CV-Library
Logistics Manager

Warrington

Tier 1 Automotive

Days

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 to lead the logistics team. You will have experience in a similar role and come from a fast paced tier 1 automotive manufacturing environment so that you are familiar with the daily pressures within tier 1.

The Role

Day to day 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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Tier 1 Automotive manufacturing experience absolutely essential, can also consider tier 2 experience
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Have experience of working with JLR currently or previously
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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

What you will get in return

For working standard days you will receive a very competitive salary and package. 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 (Apply online only) for further enquiries

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