Logistics Graduate

United Kingdom
28000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual
Closing date
5 Nov 2021

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FMCG & Manufacturing
Role Type
Graduate, Other work and training
DENSO Marston based in West Yorkshire have a fantastic opportunity for talented and ambitious graduates to join the business. The business competes by maintaining a market leading level of customer satisfaction and as such our supply chain function is fundamental to the ongoing success and growth of our business.
As part of the Supply Chain team reporting to the Logistics Manager, we have created a new role to link production planning to the manufacturing process. Providing the successful candidate, a great opportunity to play a key role ensuring the company meets the customer needs whilst gaining experience and learning how a complex cellular manufacturing process operates from ordering of components through the manufacturing process to customer fulfilment. The successful candidate will support the Supply Chain Improvement Strategy whilst covering the day-to-day responsibilities of a busy manufacturing environment. This is a challenging and rewarding role that requires an individual who can quickly grasp and communicate effectively across different disciplines with a combination of excellent problem-solving, time-management and analytical skills.

Working Hours/Benefits
Mon-Thurs 07.30am - 4pm
Fri - 7.30am- 12.30pm

Stakeholder pension scheme (max 10% employer contribution)
Life assurance x 4 salary
Permanent Health Insurance (PHI) cover
Generous Annual Leave Entitlement
Free on-site parking.

Key Responsibilities

To monitor, progress and report material movement within the production environment to ensure customer schedules are adhered to.
To provide the key to linking between Production Planning & Manufacturing.
Ensure that both external & internal components/assemblies are available prior to the start of production.
Identify and communicate timely bottlenecks/issues in the process that prevents the plan being met.
To understand, highlight and develop workload/capacity in line with agreed quantities and business priorities.
Monitor and report on progress of customer priorities and attainment of daily plans.
Identify areas of improvement.
Using your analytical skills provide data to support identification of priority actions to ensure customer delivery performance is maintainedEssential Experience

Commercial awareness (or business acumen) This is about knowing how a business or industry works and what makes a company tick.
Excellent Communication skills
Team player
Good negotiation and persuasion skills.
Problem solving skills with the ability to use numerical data to resolve
Computer literates in the use of Microsoft officeDesirable Experience
Work experience in a manufacturing environment.

Degree in an Engineering, Logistics or manufacturing discipline

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