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Purchasing and Logistics Manager

Location: CODNOR, DERBYSHIRE Salary: 40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: DAYS ONLY Applications: 1
Posted: 11 months ago Reference: 3038256
This is an outstanding opportunity for an accomplished Logistics and Purchasing professional to join a successful and well established engineering group and take control of a busy logistics and procurement function within a fast paced manufacturing environment.

As the Logistics and Purchasing Manager you will will have overall responsibility for purchasing and supply of raw materials and sub contract engineering services and the implementation of cost reduction intiatives as well as investigation of usage and trends to enhance production.

You will also be responsible for resource planning and control, goods inwards and dispatch, personnel training and development and the effective maintenance of a skills matrix across the business unit.

Other key areas or responsibility will include the creation and delivery of training related to production planning and control related to the ERP System.  

You will be an accomplished Logistics and Purchasing Manager with experience gained within a safety critical manufacturing environment such as Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Nuclear or Power and have a track record of successfully implementing cost down initiatives.

A thorough knowledge of manufacturing logistics and production planning coupled with a strong purchasing and supply background is essential as is in depth exposure to ERP and MRP planning tools.

You will also be able to display real people management skills gained in a demanding manufacturing environment utilising modern lean techniques such 5S, SMED and MUDA.

On offer is an attractive salary along with a comprehensive range of benefits and the opportunity to contribute to the ambitious expansion plans of the business.   

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