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Job Descriptions

If you a proven Logistics / Operations Manager with evidence of process improvement, implementation of Lean Inventory Management practices within stores and WIP, with strong knowledge of; ERP systems, internal audits, man and Project Management then please continue reading.

A diverse, varied and interesting role has become available at a continually growing, progressive company that operates across multiple sectors including, Defence, Retail, Commercial and Education. With a growing customer base, the Company is continually looking to exceed Customer expectations whilst doing this both more effectively and more efficiently and require an experienced Logistics Manager to come on board and Transform the Logistics function. 

Benefits for the Logistics Manager:

  • Negotiable Salary
  • 8:30am – 5:00pm, Monday to Thursday, 3:45pm finish on Friday
  • Free on-site parking
  • Free Beverages
  • Medical cover

Roles & Responsibilities for the Logistics Manager:

  • Utilising the IFS ERP system to achieve accurate Inventory Records
  • To support the implementation of MRP systems and Kanban/Lean methodologies into the wider business
  • Maintain internal audit schemes / uphold H&S to ensure compliance with OHSAS and ISO (9001/14001/18001)
  • Create a short/long term plan for storage requirements for multiple sites
  • Manage workload and suggest recommendations for employment requirements based on labour and workload
  • Improve profitability / costs by minimising stock loss and wastage throughout stores and distribution
  • Implement Lean methodologies, 5s and continuous Improvement in stores and WIP
  • Co-ordinate and determine delivery of materials to various sites including planning of material requirements and returns
  • Provide monthly metrics reports to Procurement
  • Work in conjunction with Production to ensure storage and material flow based on customer requirements and production levels
  • Review obsolete and damaged stock, suggest improvements and report the financial impact

Skills Required by a Logistics Manager:

  • Experience with People Management
  • Experience in a fast paced multi SKU stores
  • Mid- Senior Management experience in multi-site Manufacturing environments
  • Knowledge of and experienced with implementation of Lean Processes
  • Proven reduction in costs
  • Change Management Experience
  • Competent with IFS or SAP
  • A member of CiLT or working toward CiLT Membership would be preferred but not essential

Commutable from Mansfield, Worksop, Nottingham, Sheffield, Rotherham, Doncaster, Grantham, Newark on Trent, Lincoln, Sleaford

If you are Enthusiastic, Driven, looking for challenge in an Environment where you have the autonomy to create change. Apply today by sending your CV ASAP.