Logistics Manager (Based in Vietnam)
Salary Attractive Package
Location Bangkok Province
Consultant Danai Mongkollak
Date posted 05 July 20181 South Sathorn Road, Thungmahamek Sathorn Bangkok 10120 Robert Walters Thailand
A world leading automotive tier one supplier is setting up their new state of the art factory in Haiphong, Vietnam and they are now looking for an experienced Logistics Manager (Based in Vietnam) to set up and then lead the logistics team.
About the Logistics Manager (Based in Vietnam) Role:
In this business critical role you will need to guarantee 100% delivery reliability to the customer on basis of low stocks, supplier’s reliability and logistics cost reduction.
- Be first contact to the customer on logistics topics for local customer inquiries and coordinate with the customer on delivery schedules and transportation of product to customer
- Detect root cause of eventual supplier shortages and report lessons learnt to management team
- Review customer production plans and liaise cross functionally to establish an equal level of information for all involved parties
- Manage the interfaces between/to supply base, material planners, materials coordinators and engineering change to order
- Monitor performance, develop plans to improve the delivery and supply performance as well as all plant logistics processes and implement measures for improvement
- Develop and implement an overall logistics plan to support production requirements with regards to equipment, staff, and space requirements as well as to promote low cost, high inventory turns and a safe, efficient material flow
- Implement and use the standards, policies and processes defined by global-/regional cross function
- Develop an annual goals plan and report results on a regular basis
- Supervise, appraise and develop assigned personnel
To succeed in this logistics manager role you will be experienced in the automotive industry and have a proven track record of success.
- Degree or diploma in Logistics and/or Supply Chain Management or Business Engineering
- 5 years of professional experience as Manager in logistics or supply chain management
- Experience in the automotive industry (OEM or 1st tier)
- Proven communication skills with people of all professional levels
- Profound PC skills (MS Office) and solid knowledge with SAP
- Proven leadership skills, an excellent process understanding
- Fluent English
If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this Logistics Manager (Based in Vietnam) is the role for you.
Apply today to discuss this new opportunity.
Kindly note that this vacancy is handled by Andrew Humphreys, Associate Director of the Supply Chain & Engineering team from Robert Walters Vietnam and all applications should be sent to him directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.