Posted: 28th March 2018
Our client, an international engineering company, is seeking an experienced Stores/Logistics Manager to manage a small team and all elements of the flow of materials from goods in, transactions, accuracy, scheduling and despatch. This is an exciting opportunity to join the company as they transform the business and prepare for growth.
Reporting to the Director of Group Operations your duties will include:
Responsible for the warehouse, stores and despatch team, develop cross-training to cover between two sites.
Maintain inventory accuracy, report, investigate and action discrepancies.
PI and Stock counting, establish, report, investigate and action discrepancies.
Work cross-function to identify and achieve cost reduction / performance improvement targets.
Develop and implement actions to achieve Stock Turn, Inventory Cost Reduction, Obsolescence, On Time Delivery and KPI targets.
Responsible for Kanbans, bulk issue and line side stock.
Develop, support and implement methods to improve material flow into, through and out of the business process.
To ensure the team are compliant when handling regulatory documentation, for example Export Controls, MSDS, REACH, CofC, DSEAR etc.
To ensure the team are trained and work within health and safety regulations, and develop 5S and LEAN throughout the work areas.
You will need:
Previous experience in a similar role within an engineering / manufacturing environment.
Relevant qualification in Materials Management and Control.
Team Leader supervisory skills.
Previous user experience with inventory control and works orders software, Syspro or similar ERP/MRP system.
An understanding of batch, FIFO, LEAN techniques and continuous improvement.
Fluent with MS Office, especially Excel, and KPI reporting.
Based in Lymington working 37.50 hours Monday to Friday with salary DoE plus benefits package and free parking available.