Logistic Operations Zone Controller

What to Expect

We are recruiting for a Log Ops Zone Controller to join our Logistics Department in Woking. As the Log Ops Zone Controller you will be the link between Production and Logistics Operations, ensuring parts are correct and present in their allocated location. Communicating with the warehouse teams to ensure we are proactively working closely with Stores functions, Quality and Production to ensure material requirements for all model builds are satisfied in a timely and accurate manner.

What You'll Do

  • Reviewing and improving the operating environment through establishing and maintaining housekeeping standards
  • Following Standard Operating Procedures and to actively pursue the elimination of waste through the application of continuous improvement tools and techniques
  • Closely liaising with other disciplines within the Logistics organisation, as well as other departments, such as Quality, Engineering and Production to ensure continued running of all Production lines, to respond to any queries regarding lineside shortages and potential line stops
  • Responsibility for relevant KPI`s within your area of responsibility
  • May be required to use Material Handling Equipment following relevant training and Health Checks
  • Weekly rotating shift patterns of 05:30am - 13:45pm and 15:00pm - 23:15pm applies
  • Supporting your Line Manager with task allocation and motivating a small team of individuals, ensuring they are continuously aware of production requirements.
  • Minimising warehouse stock outs through the management of a clear deck policy and accurate transacting of product in order to support our Inventory Control Team in achieving our Inventory Accuracy targets
  • Using the provided KPI tools and reports to ensure we have a clear ‘Good to run’ status.
  • Attending key stakeholder meetings and follow escalation process to raise the alarm on any potential risks to production or KPI targets
  • Demonstrating a high level of control and be the point of contact for any queries relating to your area of responsibility/zone

What You'll Bring

  • Fosters a progressive, supportive working environment in which respect, ownership, discipline, and trust which maintains a high-performing team
  • Strong team working qualities and excellent influencing and interpersonal skills to ensure aligned strategies and deliverables are achieved
  • A change agent, adept in adopting change within the team as well as within cross functional departments
  • Ability to work within tight deadlines & be able to manage and prioritise multiple activities simultaneously
  • Strong and consistent approach to governance and process adherence
  • Dynamic, with the ability to respond to challenging situations in an innovative and logical manner
  • Proven track record delivering improved operational performance in both favorable and unfavorable conditions, utilising cross-functional teams
  • Warehousing or Manufacturing experience would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of SAP or similar Warehouse Management systems preferable

What We'll Do for You

We offer a wide – ranging benefits package, which includes:

Who Are We?

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