Materials Planning & Logistics Manager

Ref: 18068/900M_1614033845
Posted: 22/02/2021
Location: Swansea
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive benefits package

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  • Swansea
  • Salary: 50000

Website Hunter Selection

Materials Planning & Logistics Manager
£45,000 – £50,000 + Excellent Benefits Package

As Materials Planning & Logistics Manager for this well established manufacturer, you will manage, drive and continuously improve all planning and logistics systems to ensure the effective movement of products within the plant and delivery to the customer. The business is stable, highly profitable and has a very strong order book with lucrative new projects confirmed to commence in 2022.

Role & Responsibilities:

*Managing a department of Materials / Production Planners / Warehousing, you will be tasked with developing the Logistics function to maximise performance, engagement and potential.
*Lead the implementation of best practice in all aspects of Production Control, encompassing Logistics, Distribution, Production Planning and Materials Management.
*Lead the expediting of materials and planning the team to ensure the right material arrives at the right time in an efficient manner.
*Monitor and control daily, weekly and monthly customer schedules and delivery performance with a target of 100% efficiency
*Contribute to the creation and implementation of best practice logistics vision, strategy, policies and processes to aid and improve operational performance.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Materials Planning & Logistics Management experience, preferably from a lean or high volume manufacturing environment.
*Strong business and customer systems experience, knowledge of MRP systems (preferably SAP)
*HND level in business, commercial or engineering / manufacturing related.

Benefits Package:
o£45,000 – £50,000
oExcellent benefits

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling on 02920 894900 or by sending your CV to

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

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