Project Logistics Manager

GBP200 - GBP350 per day +
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Graham Smith
Specialist Area
Logistics, Operations
Full Time

Successful business requires Logistics Project Manager for Warehouse StartUp and Process Improvements, S Hamps

Your new company
Well established, successful and growing business, a leader in their specialist field.

Your new role
This position is initially a 6 month Fixed Term Contract, client is open minded regarding extension or possible transition to permanent in due course. You will assess the logistics processes that currently support their manufacturing function, and assist with the design of the new Warehouse, and all processes that will optimise material flow through to manufacturing. You will help to design and implement processes that will ensure material availability while avoiding obsolescence, engage with the staff to train and develop them in the new standard operating procedures, and support the evolution of the business during this exciting period of growth.

What you'll need to succeed
Your CV will demonstrate relevant responsibilities and successes, including optimising warehouse layout and processes, ideally a warehouse start up or site move, in either a pure distribution, or logistics function within manufacturing. Any exposure to international freight also useful but not essential. Exposure to formal Project Management (eg Prince 2) and / or Lean processes (6 Sigma, DMAIC, Kaizen, 5S, Continuous Improvement, etc or similar) is also useful but not essential.

What you'll get in return
Attractive day rate to suit experience. Our client is looking for someone who will rapidly have an positive impact, able to quickly learn the specifics of their business and help to formulate and implement the right solution, then refining it further while under operational conditions.

What you need to do now
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