3 months ago
POSTING END DATE: 31/10/2018
LOCATION: West Midlands Locations
ADVERTISED SALARY: £32,500 - £42,300
An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Our commitment to sourcing only the highest quality products for our vehicles has taken us all over the world. Join us, and it will be you coordinating a supplier base of thousands, ensuring the right part arrives at our plants at precisely the right time.
A feat like this doesn’t just happen. Behind this momentous undertaking are our Material Planning & Logistics (MP&L) team, coordinating on a massive scale to ensure our vehicles continue to roll smoothly off the production lines and into the hands of the customers awaiting them.
The Material Planning and Logistics team covers a broad range of responsibilities within our business. Though each team may differ in the technologies, tools, and techniques they utilise they share the same goals: to deliver consistent and sustainable improvements, to lay the foundations to support our growth and to provide innovative solutions that are central to the experiences our customers love for life!
With a number of exciting opportunities across our Global MP&L teams, we are seeking enthusiastic, creative, entrepreneurial, motivated and skilled individuals to be a part of Jaguar Land Rover’s incredible journey.
Join us in Global MP&L Logistics and you’ll:
• Prepare business cases and develop best ‘Total Cost’ solutions
• Improve processes and project management, developing new approaches and managing change
• Analyse current and future data
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
With relevant experience in Logistics and/or production control, you’ll ideally have a background in the automotive or manufacturing industry or a similar environment.
You’ll have experience in one or a number of the following areas or have relevant skills and experience that are easily transferable into a Global MP&L environment:
• Supply Chain
• Packaging design and procurement
• Prototype Parts Procurement and Control
• Engineering Change Control
• Inventory Management and Control
• Production Planning and Scheduling
• Project Management.
Effective working as part of a team or working independently, you’re confident using your initiative to question processes, identify issues, and devise solutions. You’re solutions focussed, analytical, and have the mental agility to deliver against deadlines and in challenging circumstances. Innovative and enthusiastic, you never stop looking for the next idea, demonstrating an entrepreneurial spirit and a customer-focused approach, you want to achieve real results.
You’ll be working with a broad range of stakeholders, so great communication skills and the ability to foster strong working relationships are a must. To help you navigate our systems, you’ll also need strong IT systems knowledge in programmes such as Access/Excel/MRP systems. A degree education is desirable but equivalent experience will be considered.
As there will be travel to other sites and suppliers, it is essential that you have a full UK driving license along with flexibility to travel.
We recruit a variety of Logistics Analysts into our business and by applying we’ll consider you for all open and forthcoming roles.
Jaguar Land Rover considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list. Therefore, Jaguar Land Rover will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.
SO WHY US?
Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.
Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.
Logistics, Engineer, Package Design, Procurement, Operations, Engineering, Automotive, Manufacturing