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Planning & Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   15 May 2019
  • Location:   Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire
  • County:   Nottinghamshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   210035181
  • Company:   CV-Library
Planning & Logistics Manager

Centrum Pile Ltd are a leading precast concrete pile manufacturing company and are looking for a Planning & Logistics Manager to join their thriving Newark based facility.

This role will be reporting directly to the General Manager.

The post holder will generally be working in a small team in a Factory office environment but will be required on to the factory floor to brief and deliver the production plan as required. This is a fast moving, high pressure environment which will require the suitable candidate to maintain a calm and logical demeanour together with a flexible attitude whilst guiding and mentoring the team.

The Role

Monday to Friday 08:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Joining our team as a P lanning & Logistics Manager you will be entitled to a competitive basic salary and a great range of benefits including:

* Bonus scheme.

* 5.6 weeks holiday entitlement inclusive of Bank Holidays.

* Contributory pension scheme.

* Training and development opportunities.

What are we looking for?


* People management.

* Compliance management to organisational standards.

* Customer and supplier management and service excellence.

* Cost management (P&L awareness).

* Production planning excellence with a proven track record. Proven track rec ord in business efficiency improvements.

* Managing hauliers and arranging JIT deliveries to various clients on various sites.

* Precast concrete industry exposure is essential.


* Clear leadership and ability to develop people.

* Organisation, accuracy and attention to detail.

* Focussed on driving improvements and getting results.

* Team working and collaboration across multiple functions and business units.

* Excellent communication both written and verbal.

* Problem solving and analytical skills.

* Planning, prioritisation and decision making.

What will I be responsible for?

* Day to day management of team of 2 people (in first phase of development), including goal setting and performance review.

* Manage factory compliance in relation to production plan vs. actual.

* Development of your team.

* Control key suppliers e.g. concrete raw materials , haulage and rebar.

* Maintain detailed records and documentation for all production , processes and materials.

* Lead the continuous development of Centrum's demand visibility and stock holdings.

* Lead all aspects of factory programme & programme development.

* Manage costs in accordance with budgets and forecasts.

If you feel you have the skills required to excel in the role of Planning & Logistics Manager, we want to hear from you

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