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Plant Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   2 July 2019
  • Salary:   £90000 - £100000/annum bonus,car,exec benefits,pension
  • Location:   Basildon, Essex
  • County:   Essex
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   210330925
  • Company:   CV-Library
A vacancy has arisen for a Plant Logistics Manager to join a world class organisation, producing off highway / heavy duty tractors on an international scale.

Candidates must be:

Technically competent in an associated engineering discipline, gained preferably in a manufacturing / multiple assembly industrial environment, where there’s a focus on building product with multiple bespoke requirements. Fast paced, high pressure and quality critical environment. Experience gained within Automotive / Off Highway equipment

The desired candidate will ideally demonstrate the following key experiences / competencies:

* Considerable experience in an associated industrial logistics organisation, where there’s a focus on building product with multiple bespoke requirements. Fast paced, high pressure and quality critical environment.

* Must have a demonstrable track record of Supply Chain management, materials flow, ERP, inventory management and budget management responsibility.

* The ability to mentor, coach and inspire both individuals and teams is essential, coupled with leadership, problem solving and WCM / Six sigma knowledge.

* Experience gained in a similar environment, commercially astute with good understanding of WCM, lean manufacturing / materials flow techniques.

* He/she must have significant experience managing logistics within a fast moving/high volume production/assembly line ideally where variation of design and specification is prominent.

* They must be a strong character and very consistent in their management style. The ability to be hands-on, visible, high energy and take a proactive lead is important.

* Strong customer facing skills with a good commercial mind is essential as a large part of this role will involve dealing with customers and brokers, often from a wide and diverse cultural mix.

* Language skills would prove valuable but not essential with Italian / Spanish / French preferred.

* Relocation Package considered

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