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Logistics Project Manager

  • Location

    Coventry

  • Job Function:

    Logistics

  • Sector:

    Distribution & Logistics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, pension

  • Contact:

    Anil Pattni

  • Contact email:

    anil.pattni@ea-first.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH1052_1660817419

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-11-16

My client is looking for a Logistics Project Manager to help lead a start up operation in Coventry.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Logistics Project Manager to join a market leading third party logistics provider.

3PL Logistics Provider based in Coventry.

As the Logistics Project Manager you will be responsible for the development and implementation of a brand new logistics facility in Coventry.

Reporting to the Project Director, you will have responsibility for all aspects of operational design and the implementations of automation, robotics and systems.

My client are looking for strong project management and stakeholder engagement skills and someone who will provide best practice and expert knowledge to the Engineering Leadership team.

  • Must be flexible and able to work well in a fast-paced environment.
  • Be competent in handling simultaneously occurring tasks and smaller projects, and have excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills, quick thinking, and a solid understanding of the main principles of Logistics.
  • Engineering degree with an emphasis on Automotive or Manufacturing
  • Advanced MS Office and MS Project skills.
  • Knowledge of and ability to implement principles of lean manufacturing, including standardised work, 5S visual factory, total productive maintenance, pull systems, etc.
  • 2-3 years' experience with AutoCAD.
  • Knowledge of Kaizen / LEAN / Six Sigma concepts and methodologies.
  • Knowledge of Method Time Management.
  • Ability to articulate and quantify technical risks on the project.

  • £50,000 - £60,000
  • Car or car allowance
  • 15% bonus
  • Private healthcare
  • Private pension

EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.