Logistics Manager

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

This is an excellent opportunity to play a pivotal role in helping to shape the future of Mettler Toledo Safeline X-Ray Supply Chain during a period of rapid and exciting business change. Reporting directly to the Operations Manager you will form part of the Operations Team.

You will have responsibility for the Logistics function of the Mettler-Toledo Safeline X-Ray business. You will be actively responsible for the day to day activities and work in collaboration with the senior management to create and deliver a strategic direction for the logistics function. 

  • Ensure high-level of quality through increasing kitting accuracy to deliver and sustain a 98% adherence to on-time and in full kitting.
  • Control inventory levels by conducting physical counts and reconcile physical inventory counts into SAP ERP system. Lead activities to improve inventory improvements using continuous improvement methodologies.
  • Improve and maintain the physical condition of the warehouse through planning and implementing new designs that will provide us with a world class warehouse where you will champion visual management, 5S, and lean methodologies.
  • Manage and develop the warehouse function including organizational design, target operating models, daily team management, team development, staff recruitment incl. successful on-boarding and process development.
  • Create, develop and communicate a strategic vision for the warehouse team to deliver customer service excellence
  • Create and ensure that standard work is clear, transparent and followed within the team.
  • Ensure that the warehouse function complies with applicable security legislation (Known Consignor/C-TPAT) and health and safety procedures. Champion implementation of actions plans to address any gaps within compliance.
  • Support team leads in the scheduling and daily work assignment of the team

What You Need to Succeed

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE 

         Educated to Degree level or equivalent

         Minimum of 5 years' experience  in logistics ideally gained with an automotive/ aerospace background

         Proven leadership skills within a warehouse / logistics environment

         Proven ability to act under pressure with calmness, clarity of thought and decisive authority

         Broad understanding of global logistics challenges (legislation etc)

         Experience in analysing and interpreting data

         Proven communication skills (written and verbal)

         Strong negotiation skills

         Highly IT literate (Microsoft applications, SAP etc)

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

         Thrives in a fast paced, challenging and dynamic environment

         Ability to think strategically whilst ensuring day to day operation objectives are met

         Proactive approach to leadership and influencing

         Passion for coaching and motivating people

         Exceptionally organized with high levels of self-motivation

         A flexible approach to working hours and practice

         Ability to maintain the very highest levels of attention to detail even when under pressure

         Approachable

         Confident

         Professional at all times

         Able to multi-task

         Dynamic, with the ability to respond to challenging situations in an innovative manner



Our Offer to You

Competitive Salary

Employee bonus scheme

Life assurance (Four times Salary)

25 days holiday + bank holidays


About Mettler Toledo

METTLER TOLEDO is a leading global supplier of precision instruments and services. We are recognized as an innovation leader and our solutions are critical in key R&D, quality control, and manufacturing processes for customers in a wide range of industries including life sciences, food, and chemicals. We operate throughout the world with a culture shaped by innovation and international flair.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We promote equal opportunity worldwide and value diversity in our teams in terms of business background, area of expertise, gender and ethnicity. For more information on our commitment to Sustainability, Diversity and Equal Opportunity please visit us here

For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.

Job Reference #

6871

Location

East of England

Royston

Job Type

Full-time

Legal Entity

Mettler-Toledo Safeline X-Ray Limited

Greenfield, Royston Business Park
Royston SG8 5HN
United Kingdom

+44 1763 257 900