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Logistics Administrator

Logistics Administrator

March 29, 2022

Logistics Administrator

Manufacturing Sector

LOCATION: Speke, Liverpool 

SALARY: c£46,000 (Contract)


Kendall Poole Consulting are proud to represent a well-known manufacturing group in the search for a Logistics Administrator. This client is a global technology company that designs and manufacturers vehicle components and provides electrical, electronic and safety technology solutions to the automotive and commercial vehicle markets. They design electrical architecture, engineered component products, connectors, wiring assemblies and harnesses for vehicle operation including body controls, infotainment and connectivity systems, autonomous driving software and technologies, displays and systems integration. This is a contract role with an immediate start until August 2022 and highly likely to be rolled over for another 6 months after this period.


The Role:

  • Ownership of short to mid-term (1-3 years) execution of customer deliverables
  • Direct responsibility for the PC&L processes at the customer site to deliver the customer promise
  • Problems faced are difficult to moderately complex
  • Influences others outside their job area regarding policies, practices and approaches
  • Ensure that Warehouse & SILS Operations follows the EOS policy
  • Maintain individual pivotal role liaising with customers on one side, various manufacturing locations and suppliers on the other side and act as an interface between those parties
  • Monitor material flow (Serial Production, Aftersales, Prototypes)
  • Achieve/exceed business objectives including inventory, inventory forecast, API, E&O, DAR, Premium freight and recovery and PC functional cost
  • Implement, run and follow Warehouse Operating System
  • Optimize Warehousing/SILS processes - continuously improve processes and reduce cost
  • Analyse monthly cost of Warehouse/SILS costs, premium and inventory performance on managed value streams 
  • Monitor customer evaluation for delivery performance, develop and monitor plans with the manufacturing locations for performance improvement
  • Manage bottleneck situations


The Person:

  • Qualified in Logistics and Warehousing processes with experience managing inventory and inventory pull systems
  • Proven relevant experience in a logistics function in the field at an appropriate level with a sound understanding of the Automotive industry
  • Proficient knowledge of Lean Manufacturing Techniques
  • Experience in materials control/pick/pack processes and systems management
  • You will develop and manage logistic processes improvement with the customer, involving all relevant parties
  • You will have a good knowledge and adhere to Health and Safety rules
  • You will act as a substitute if arranged for when is necessary
  • You may be required to travel internationally from time to time in this role


To apply for this exciting opportunity, please email your CV to Gary Larner at Kendall Poole Consulting Ltd - quoting the reference GPL/2557.  Suitable candidates will be contacted within 48 hours.