Logistics Operations Manager

Logistics Operations Manager

Job Title: Logistics Operations Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: West Midlands, England
Salary: Up to £350.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00067272_1515680632
Contact Name: John Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 11, 2018 14:23

Job Description

Position Title: Logistics Operations Manager
Division: Materials Planning and Logistics
Contract Length: Initial 6-12 month contract
Location: West Midlands
Rate: £350 per day

One of my leading clients, a global organisation based in the West Midlands are looking for a Logistics Operations Manager to join them on-site for an initial 6-12 month contract.

Position Description:
The purpose of the role is to be a key co-ordinator of product and material flows across the supply chain for the XL die transfer project.

- Key operational contact between the UK warehouse, UK press shops, Gestamp and the UK and SK marketplaces and freight
- Co-ordinate and manage pallet flows from each site ensuring the right number of pallets are in the right place at the right time
- Manage the scheduling of parts between the UK warehouse and Solihull marketplace
- Understand, communicate and enforce project plans and processes to UK warehouse team
- Manage the third party logistics provider for the UK warehouse and ensure it is setup for the client requirements (setup, shift patterns, labour recruitment, management, MHE, quality, processes etc)
- Manage the communications with freight regarding collection times and frequencies

Skills Required:
- Experience of managing logistics change projects
- Influence - ability to make decisions and influence the relevant people / departments
- Organisation and planning. Required for understanding processes for efficient scheduling of parts

Experience Required:
- Experience of managing logistics change projects
- Experience of managing warehouse operations
- Experience of working with the clients pesrs shops or similar manufacturing environment

Does this sound like a good fit for you? If so, please apply and I will be in touch ASAP.

Lawrence Harvey is acting as an Employment Business in regards to this position.
Visit our website and follow us on Twitter for all live vacancies @lawharveyjobs