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Logistics Manager

Salary £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Location East Sussex
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00041853
Published over 1 year ago

Job Description

A market leading trade/construction business is looking for a Logistics Manager to join their team in East Sussex. You will be responsible for managing the Logistics and Warehousing functions, developing their capabilities on site. You will look at the strategic developments that can be put in place and implement World Class Manufacturing tools into the warehouse and logistics departments.

The role:

  • You will be responsible for the site production planning and capacity management activities.
  • Managing all of the warehouse activities.
  • Driving a Health and Safety culture within the department and employees.
  • Managing waste management schemes, incident investigations, return to works and disciplinaries.
  • Be the site contact for central functions, including supply chain and purchasing.
  • Responsible for all inbound and outbound material movements.
  • You will be accountable for the customer service measures of the site and associated issues.
  • Responsibility for Transport performance across the site.
  • Managing the strategic developments of the departments, looking at cost and policy deployments.
  • Manage projects and lead cross functional business projects as required.
  • Deploy World Class Manufacturing tools into both departments to identify and eliminate any losses.Â

The person:

  • Experience within a unionised environment is essential.
  • Previous management experience within a manufacturing environment is essential.
  • Experience within change management and continuous improvements.
  • Ideally experience of SAP and World Class Manufacturing.
  • Knowledge of how open book contracts work is essential.

The salary for this position is c£50,000 depending on experience with a benefits package.

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