Logistics Manager in Ammanford
- Sector: Automotive
- Location: Ammanford
- Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
- Type: Permanent
Are you looking to join a successful and dynamic company?
My client, who work within the Automotive industry, based in Carmarthenshire are looking for a Logistics Manager to join them.
Your role will involve:
·'Hands' on coaching and mentoring of all team members. Lead team to maximise effectiveness of the operation.
·Develop strong relationships with key customers, suppliers and all purchase colleagues from within the European group
·Day to day activities run whilst adhering to guidelines of TS16949
·Achieve KPI's of 100% 'on time in full' delivery performance, freight budgets, inventory reduction, accuracy and value. Generate and control budgets for respective spends.
·Control of pre-production material orders and change management planning to ensure timing is achieved and stock obsolescence is avoided
·Responsibility for maintaining accuracy in a timely manner of all software applications relevant to the role e.g. ERP and MRP Systems
·Lead cost reduction initiatives relating material, logistics and planning processes
You will need to have
·A proven track record of achievement in all aspects of Logistics, MRP systems, planning tools, stock accuracy and transportation.
·Experience of TS16949 and ISO14001
·Strong negotiation skills
·Experience of dealing with both customers and suppliers
·Good understanding of Lean principles
If you feel like you have the right skills and experience then please do get in touch.