Logistics Manager Automotive

Type of employment: permanent contract 
Branch: Automotive-Tier1 Supplier / Interior 
Area: USA - Michigan


Key Responsibilities:

•    Organization of the inbound logistics infrastructure and improvement of the logistics performance according to delivery targets, quality targets and financial targets as well as procurement/material planning and stock inventory
•    Leading and motivating your team
•    Problem and conflict management with the suppliers in terms of daily deliveries, price issues and contract issues 
•    Product change management: tracking survey of changing components compliance with time, cost and deployment requirements and tracking of price negotiations for changes 
•    Ensure that the customer activity plan is applied to the plant programming 
•    Price negotiations regarding transport providers in term of cost, utilization, etc. shared with Corporate SCM 
•    Report on plant results according to the department indicators to Corporate Logistics 
•    Material planning / procurement of Tier 2 components to cover all part requirements for Assembly 
•    Responsibility for supply guarantee of subcomponents to cover our material request for Interior assembly 
•    Responsibility for stock inventory optimizing into consideration of transportation  
•    Avoidance of obsolescence's and control of a balanced truck arrival management


•    Engineer with specialization in industrial purchasing or logistics
•    Know how transfer / best practice sharing
•    Transport Norms
•    Operative supply procedures
•    Minimum of five years of experience in automotive industry or in related industries
•    Experience in supply chain management (Procurement, Logistic Chain, Purchasing)
•    Very good relational skills, leadership skills and charisma. Entrepreneurial Business Practice, Performance enhancement
•    Mentoring / Coaching / Motivation and leading of teams (team building capabilities)
•    High level of communication skills in English
•    Self confidence
•    Leadership, Social competence

Please send us your application via email. For further information or if you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us. Your contact person is Ms. Alke Siemer.

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