EXECUTIVE SEARCH STATUS: COMPLETE

POSITION: PC&L Plant Manager

NATURE OF BUSINESS: Automotive Component Manufacturing

LOCATION: Rosslyn, Gauteng

REPORTS TO: Plant Manager

SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY:

  • Ensure effective support and communication with the customer by leading an effective production planning and control process. This includes both inbound and outbound movement as well as warehousing and plant control (excluding manufacturing control)

  • Lead the logistics team and set the objectives 

  • Prepare and propose the PIC (Sales and Operations Plan) to the plant Management Committee

  • Assure the responsibility of the PDP (Master Scheduling Plan) with UAP managers

  • Improve suppliers and logistics partners performance and relationships

  • Ensure the reporting of plant logistics performance and plant logistics action plan

SPECIFIC QUALITIES, KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS OF THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL INCLUDE: 

  • At least 10-15 years relevant experience in a similar position or in the Logistics Department on management level preferable in the manufacturing / automotive environment

  • Experience with MRP Systems (QMuzik, SAP, XPPS)

  • Extensive knowledge of OEM’s and the complexity of an OEM environment


Note:  Part of the Woodburn Mann process involves verification your qualifications. Many clients also request that potential candidates complete criminal and credit checks.