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Materials, Planning & Logistics Manager (MP&L Manager)

  • Job added:   2 October 2020
  • Salary:   £40000 - £45000/annum pension, holiday and benefits
  • Location:   Halifax, West Yorkshire
  • County:   West Yorkshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   212534901
  • Company:   CV-Library
An internationally-recognised manufacturing client, based in the Halifax area of West Yorkshire, are seeking a Materials, Planning & Logistics Manager (MP&L Manager) to join them on a permanent basis.

The role will manage all aspects of inbound, production and outbound logistics activity to the highest health & safety, operational, quality and inventory management standards. To work with other departments to implement and facilitate improvements to optimise the Supply Chain efficiency and maximise productivity.

Job Role:

* Responsible for the Materials, Planning and Logistics function, providing an integrative approach in managing the total flow of all materials through the distribution channels from suppliers to the customer
* Ensure that the customer is kept supplied and that finished goods and raw material stock levels are kept to agreed standards
* Control of material handling and warehouse systems throughout the division to ensure safe and secure handling and storage of materials and products
* Develop systems, procedures and processes to ensure continual improvement in inventory control and reductions in stock levels
* Lead and develop the MP&L team to ensure that the departmental targets and objectives are met / exceeded
* Provide a logistics planning service to production, our suppliers and customers for all new product introductions


* MP&L managerial experience within the automotive, aerospace, high volume manufacture industry
* Excellent organisation skills
* Knowledge of MRP/ERP/SCM/JIT/Kanban philosophies, practices and techniques
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
* Experience of working with SAP

What's on Offer?

£40,000 - 45,000

If you want to discuss this position in more detail, please contact Elevation Recruitment Group. Carl Walker
-(phone number removed)

Elevation Recruitment Group's Procurement and Supply Chain division work with a vast range of businesses across Yorkshire and Humberside, Lincolnshire and East Midlands regions

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