Materials & Logistics Manager

Materials & Logistics Manager

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    Manufacturing & Engineering

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    Avi Mann

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    about 2 years ago

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Materials & Logistics Manager

Commutable from Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Kidderminster, West Bromwich and Tamworth

£40-45,000 plus excellent benefits



An excellent opportunity to join a growing manufacture who are seeking a Materials Manager to manage material planning, production planning and stores ahead of production.


·Deliver as a member of the team optimal levels of performance on cost, resource, service requirements by utilising continuous improvement tools and techniques as a norm. Provide functional support when working with Central operations teams in delivering business wide initiatives

  • Works with Site management team to provide commentary for financial reporting
  • Facilitate review of production reports with Plant Managers to identify opportunities to improve or identify root cause of variances to standards
  • Provide support through detailed analysis of manufacturing reporting systems the Manufacturing Manager, Plant Managers & FM with regards to SAP reporting & maintenance of site housekeeping, including BOM’s
  • Provide support to manufacturing teams by organising required overtime cover, through the creation of rules/standards that will ensure fairness
  • To continuously challenge and improve manufacturing processes and encourage others to do the same
  • To actively participate and contribute to the optimisation of cross-functional working processes and procedures, which will enable the plant infrastructure standards to be maintained or improved


The successful candidate will have management and leadership experience within a commercially challenging, results driven and fast paced food manufacturing environment.  This position requires someone with excellent knowledge of material planning, production planning and logistics.