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  • Job reference: RMS0112888

Project Engineer - Manufacturing - 22958

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Castle Bromwich
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 07/08/2012
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The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

The Role:
Position Description:
- Interface with Plant & Central MP&L, Finance, Purchase and Lead Logistics
- Provide accurate forecasting and manage budget control for Inbound operations inc Launch Conduct / Support Linefeed operational studies
- Manage Material Handling (MHE) budget and operations
- Benchmark Logistics industry trends including optimisation tools, equipment technology and competitor practices
- Investigate opportunities to extract positive examples of change from MP&L staff
- Provide total Logistics advise / support and reporting to MP&L Management Conduct 'Go Look Sees' across various plant functions, recommending / advising on best cost and operational solutions

Skills Required:
- Good understanding of MP&L / Manufacturing working processes / practises
- Ability to communicate and influence up to leadership level
- Strong communication skills - both written and verbal
- Appreciation for the business operations and protocol
- Highly organised, logical with attention to detail
- Able to build strong relationships at all levels
- Can work to tight deadlines and under pressure
- Flexible with high energy and can-do attitude, self-motivated
- Presentation skills, creative, good networking skills

Experience Required:
Manufacturing Engineering.
Able to fully participate as a team member.
Able to apply their experience to problem solving and to assist in the development of others.
Capable communicator.

Experience Preferred:
Experience in a similar role within an automotive industry.

Education Required:
Educated to Degree Level
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