Warehousing Logistics Engineer

Who we areWith operations in 47 countries, GEFCO Group is a global leader in industrial supply chain solutions and the European #1 in automotive logistics. We are proud of our 70+ years of heritage and the expertise of our 11,500 employees around the world.Our corporate culture is based on building Infinite Proximity in our relationships with all our employees and partners. That takes talent. We recruit the best to help us rise to our customers’ most demanding supply chain challenges. And to keep driving our business forward, we are committed to helping our employees develop the skills they need to thrive.Teamwork and shared values make us stronger. We are agile, caring, cooperative, trustworthy, and courageous. Together, we go further. We are Partners, Unlimited.We are looking forA WHS Logistics Engineer for our WRP (Warehousing & Reusable Packaging) division. This Position can be based in Coventry or Liverpool.Mission and Brief of dutiesCarrying out logistics studies for Group customers, business units or prospective customers to define optimization of business solutions - achieving customer requirements and efficient profitable operations.Supporting Sales and Operations activities in WRP, managing information from source and from within the business, providing engineering support for cost evaluation and operational logistics project analysis.The WHS Logistics Engineer will :Manage, control and coordinate the logistics projectsWork with Commercial and Operations colleagues to scope study projects, define resources and agree deliverablesCreate and maintain a working/live project plan which includes: requirements, actions, RACI.Coordinate and circulate relevant information to key stakeholders and project team members and manages the responsePropose logistical solutions based on analysis of resultsWork across business units to source, validate and agree costs and tariffsInform and influence business stakeholders of customer potential and business fit Responds, monitors and reports on activity in progress and completedMonitoring and report weekly on all project / RFQ activityCreate strong collaborative and constructive relationships across all areas of the business and with external customersSupport the tariff evolution process based on cost drivers and financial expectationsControl and evolve the Tender tools information database to assist tender response and analysis which may also be utilized by other team members and business unitsFollow and comply with all quality processes.Comply with the Health and Safety EnvironmentOur successful candidate will ideally have the following skillsRequired Skills/Knowledge :Good knowledge of warehouse operations, freight logistics and cost driversCommercial acumen and ability to define profitable customer specific business solutionsIT savvy with expert knowledge of MS Office, BI and / or other analytical toolsAbility to implement theoretical solutions into operational excellenceStakeholder managementResilience with ability to quickly find solutionsFamiliar with Lean / Continuous improvement methodology cultivating innovationAnalytical and able generate business models to generate profitabilityEducation :Degree in Supply Chain Logistics (or equivalent) desirable Useful InformationWhat GEFCO will offer you?GEFCO UK has been recognized in the top 35 large companies to work for in the 2020 UK’s Best Workplaces™.Alongside a competitive salary, you'll get lots of other great benefits too:Pension schemeBonus schemeBupa Health Care / Sports ClubLife InsuranceEye CareFree Onsite ParkingCycle to Work SchemeHoliday BuyingBirthday day-offTime off to move homeEmployee Assistant ProgramLong Service AwardsAccess to GEFCO University

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ID:

605819

Date Posted:

Posted 2 weeks ago

Expiration Date:

06/06/2022

Location:

Bubbenhall

Salary:

Competitive

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