Role details

Material Planning and Logistics Head

Northamptonshire   •   £50,000 - £52,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • MP+L Manager for a Tier one Automotive manufacturer
  • Spanning all Material Planning function

About Our Client

Tier One Automotive Manufacturer based in Northamptonshire

Job Description


Responsible for all Supply Chain and Logistics Activities from Transport, Material Planning (at Supplier), Production Planning S&OP Monthly Process Planning with Sales/NPI/Finance and Production Team ,Customers, Container Management, Internal Logistics.

Know Customer requirements - target quantities - future trends

Are suppliers meeting our demands/schedules - deliveries v schedule?

Demonstrate that equipment, manning levels and systems will continue to satisfy schedules

Pipeline - know stock at all stages, e.g. at Customer, painted stock available for delivery, OK stock at paint, bushing, etc.

Be able to demonstrate by prescribed reports, e.g. PIP, that Customer satisfaction is immediate and ongoing
Ensure finished stock is maintained within targets.

Acts as contact person for customers, suppliers and service providers, transport forwarder on plant level

The Successful Applicant

Automotive experience in a fast paced environment.

experience running an MP+L department

What's on Offer

The salary is £50-52k per annum. Overview of benefits below

  • bonus percentage of 12.5% of base salary should the relevant Plant and Regional performance target be met.
  • The Company will provide a suitable company car; make and model to be determined by yourself up to net lease cost of £400 per month or a car allowance of £440 per month.
  • The contribution made by the Company to your Personal Pension Scheme will increase to 8% based on your annual salary.
  • The Life Assurance benefit will increase to three times your annual salary from the date you take up the position. You will continue to be eligible to the medical cash-back scheme.
  • The Company will provide private medical care cover for you and your immediate family with BUPA effective from the date you take up the position , subject to the conditions of entry being satisfied.

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