Logistics Manager - Manufacturing Environment

Ammanford Permanent £50,000 - £60,000
  • Great opportunity to join a growing Manufacturing Business
  • A really exciting role to create and deliver operations process improvements

About Our Client

My Client are a growing Manufacturing and Logistics Business based in Ammanford.

They run a busy operations covering the Manufacturing, Logistics distribution and supply chain sector.

Job Description

The Logistics Manager - Manufacturing Environment will be responsible for;

  • Manage the logistics department as per company strategy



  • Report on the logistics KPI's, quantities, labour hours and shipments



  • Manage the administration of inbound and outbound movements



  • Minimise logistics employee absence, provide at all times, the required loading capacity to execute the scheduled shipments in time



  • Receiving / storage / Issuing to each of the separate manufacturing units in the site



  • 3rd Party Supplier Management, selection & contract negotiation



  • Service Management, single point of contact / ownership Logistics



  • Leadership & management of all logistics staff



  • Deliver on customer commitments in terms of deliveries on time & in full



  • Establish & manage a LEAN approach to Logistics



  • Set and achieve cost targets / budgets to meet standard costs



  • Install the ethos of continuous improvement



  • Responsible for the safety behaviour and safety results of employees

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Logistics Manager - Manufacturing environment will meet the following criteria:

  • Previous experience of a minimum of 5 years working in logistics/supply chain/transportation functions, ideally within a manufacturing environment
  • Expert technical knowledge of Import/Export (Air, Road, Sea) and customs regulations
  • Experience of working within Manufacturing
  • Proven experience of managing a team
  • An understanding of the end-to-end manufacturing function is desirable
  • Strong IT systems knowledge including Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  • Commutable to Ammanford

What's on Offer

The Successful Logistics Manager - Manufacturing Environment will receive;

Salary - £55,000 - £60,000

Bonus

PHC

Pension

25 days + Bank Holidays

Contact
Laura Frost
Quote job ref
14019414
Phone number
+44 117 906 5521

Job summary

Sector
Logistics
Subsector
Warehousing Management
Sector
Industrial / Manufacturing
Location
Ammanford
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Laura Frost
Consultant phone
+44 117 906 5521
Job reference
14019414