Role purpose & Key accountabilities : These should define the core requirements, core focus and core accountability level of the role, and should not list individual role tasks.
Person specification : This should relate to the core role-holder attributes, competencies, skills and experience. Please do not reflect ideal, top-end requirements, but rather the core elements required to perform the role at a fully competent level.
The Logistics Group Leader is responsible for the following APQC items in the relevant site(s) :
Manage logistics and warehousing
Plan and manage inbound material flow
Operate outbound transportation
Manage returns; manage reverse logistics
Plan material handling and storage
Manage inventory storage, location and movement
Manage kitting operations
Ensures safe working environment.
Manages the team based on Employee Involvement principles
Manages the workload of the area (receiving, shipping, internal movements, warehouse) and optimise the allocated resources.
Defines and set up the physical organisation of warehouses within site(s)
Organises and control the internal transportation of material in order to assure the best service level and cost.
Is interface between supply chain and production at shop floor level ensuring material movement is in accordance with operational expectations.
Develops and optimises all physical and information flows using Lean principles (including company owned external warehouses).
Manages and controls the transactional flow for all physical flows.
Ensures actual inventory accuracy and reliability (FIFO and Cycle counting etc)
Manages inbound and outbound freight with external providers, suppliers and customers
Leads the Logistics team in managing, operating and controlling all physical flows to, within and from the site(s). Manages the teams and process effectiveness of receiving operations, transport organising and planning, warehouse operations, management of physical inventory, internal logistics and outbound operations.
Experience and expertise in Warehouse & Logistics processes to include Transport management, Internal Flows and Warehousing, Inventory Management, Customs and transport regulations, People Management