Stores & Logistics Manager

Anthony James Recruitment
Milton Keynes
From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus Bonuses
07 Feb 2017
07 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Stores & Logistics ManagerMilton Keynes, Buckinghamshire£30,000 - £32,000 + Bonuses
This is a well-established leader in the supply and manufacture of equipment with a global reach spanning across 40 countries. Due to vast growth and business development there is an opportunity in the business currently for a Stores & Logistics Manager to join the team in the Milton Keynes office.
The successful Stores & Logistics Manager will experience working with in a warm, friendly and well organised and structured environment with an opportunity for continued personal growth and development.Main Purpose of Job:•Maintain and develop a safe and effective logistics facility•Achieve zero stock out, on time / damage free, effective presentation of stock supply to point of use at each production line / cell•Hands on management and development of the logistics and stores functions as part of the operations management team, through equality of structured and agreed standards•Measuring, reporting and managing key performance indicators •Develop, audit and ensure systems and procedural compliance. Develop and streamline processes Develop SOP and schedules of completion•Maintain accurate stock records and transactions in all operations of the company’s manufacturing system, including accurate goods in, stock transfer and stock investigation / adjustment systems. •Schedule and organise stock cycle checks, and main stock takes•Develop and sustain A, B, C part classification supply, and common / unique organisational stock control structures. Minimise inventory levels. Eliminate and prevent internal causes for part shortages•Supplier development of delivery schedules, recyclable / reusable packaging formats, and direct to line supply•Maintain a high standard of maintenance and housekeeping, and work place organisation•Ensure all physical waste / refuse removal is segregated and efficiently controlled•To support, implement and sustain continuous improvement through lean manufacturing techniques and philosophies throughout the complete logistics supply chain•Development of daily stakeholder team meetings structured, effective and supported daily•Organise and maintain safe loading of all shipments globally
Education / Experience: •Qualification in Manufacturing Engineering and / or Logistics Management to HNC standard minimum or equivalent, and / or 5 years senior position in manufacturing logistics management•Competent in Microsoft office and MRP manufacturing software systems.
Hours:•8:00am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday•Lots of overtime available paid at x1.5 and x2.0 rates
Bonus Remuneration:•Business Performance bonus (for indication only), based on recent average of 2016, approx. £4,600 - £5,000 per annum (calculated weekly, paid monthly – i.e. approx £350 - £400 per month).•Overtime required and paid at 1.5 rate for first 4 hours per day, then at 2.0 rate.•25 - 30 days paid holiday, plus bank holidays.•4% contributory pension scheme.•Life insurance scheme. •Health cover scheme for dental, optician etc.
Key SkillsLogistics Management, Inventory Control, Handling, Manufacturing, Value Stream Mapping, Lean Manufacturing, Team Work, People Development, Systems & Procedures, SOP, MRP, ERP