An opportunity has arisen for a New Model Logistics Operations Manager, to undertake a vital role in supporting our globally recognised automotive client in their mission to achieve extensive growth throughout the UK and internationally.
With an innovative mind on all things automotive, the successful New Model Logistics Operations Manager will be involved in developing capable processes alongside a high performing Logistics team to ensure full delivery of the correct material at the correct time at optimal cost, using most efficient and effective Logistics solutions whilst ensuring the correct stock levels to enable the operational team to pick material for Point of Fit employing exceptional line delivery methods and storage methodologies.
In the role of New Model Logistics Operations Manager, you will be required to:
• Delivering accurate and regular reports and forecasts to provide maximum transparency of availability of all materials and to drive appropriate performance with clear communication throughout with the cross-functional Logistics and Operations teams.
• Ensuring material planning and material control have the latest information regarding any stock discrepancies for all suppliers and materials, ensuring the right parts are available at the right time to support production. Key areas of focus will be New Model introduction ramp up, obsolescence and engineering change.
• Support the definition of the strategy and manage the end to end commercial costs, stock accuracy targets and working capital in line with business objectives.
• Interaction with key stakeholders to ensure that Logistics plans are fully integrated and supported.