Logistics Lead, Nakskov

Location: Denmark, Nakskov

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is looking for an experienced Logistics Lead with knowledge and expertise within areas of managing a logistics team in a manufacturing environment and furthermore desire to take ownership of the logistics- and warehouse processes at our new blades facility in Nakskov. Reporting to the Logistics Director; you will be a key member of the factory management team. You will have the opportunity to develop a career in an international company within an exciting industry.

Responsibilities and tasks
The Logistics Lead will be responsible for managing the logistics process including sourcing, buying, goods receipt and warehouse to ensure materials are ready as required to meet the production schedule.

Your main responsibilities will be as follows.

  • Motivating shift leads
    and operatives to work safely and deliver materials to the required quality
    standards on schedule.
  • Maintain high safety standards and work with the HSE
    department to report incidents and manage risks out of the process.
  • Be aware
    of Non-Conforming materials and implement corrective actions.
  • Manage the
    annual cycle of People Review, Motivation & Performance dialogues, Salary
  • Analyse MRP in relation to requirements of the commodity, including
    lead-time, order size, securing supplier is delivering in relation to the latest
    Technical Purchasing Specification (TPS).
  • Coordinate all activities related
    to replenishment of all BOM commodities.
  • Negotiates Logistic agreements with
  • Establish processes to ensure commodity is delivered on schedule,
    at the negotiated price, and meets the quality standards of the company.
  • Responsible for the control of orders, amendments, shipping notices, and
    other documents to assure accurate retention of records.
  • Minimize inventory
    values and always secure/optimise the inventory/ supply chain.
  • Apply Lean
    tools to processes.
  • Evaluate material usage and initiates BOM changes and
    process improvements as needed.
  • Assist with ongoing projects such as Kanban
    set-up, uncontrolled floor stock and backflushing.
  • Makes the weekly reporting
    and KPI’s.

Qualifications and work experience
The ideal candidate should have at least 5 years of experience of logistics management in a manufacturing environment.

  • Professional qualification in Purchasing and supply chain is preferred, e.g.
    Bachelor of Science/Administration in Business Administration or SCM.
  • Six
    sigma experience (minimum Green Belt).

Strong communication skills, with fluent English (written and oral) and comfortable communicating to all levels in the organisation.
You have the drive and the personality to continuously motivate and coach your team towards agreed KPI.
You are a team player and understand how to work in line- and matrix-organizations
Understanding of safety and quality processes and additionally reporting
One must be able to use Microsoft Office, especially Excel
Attention to detail is essential, but as a manager you must be able to step back and let the organization deliver while you secure the overview.

What we offer
We offer you an exciting job in an international company with excellent opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment where the ambition is to become global leader in the offshore wind market. We value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a strong dedication to what we do. You will get a unique opportunity to influence your own position in an informal and rapidly developing environment.

Additional information
Applications are handled on an ongoing basis. Please send your application and CV as soon as possible using the link on this page. All inquiries are treated confidentially.

For further information about the position, please contact Anja Storm on +45 2778 0424.

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is a joint venture between Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Vestas Wind Systems A/S established in April 2014. Our vision is to be a leading player in the offshore industry by remaining customer-focused and setting new standards for industry collaboration. We aim to lead growth and co-develop offshore wind as a financially viable and sustainable energy source to benefit future generations. Furthermore, we intend to create a pleasant workplace with challenging development opportunities, flexibility and joint responsibility. We are an international organisation totalling more than 500 employees. Our headquarters are based in Aarhus, Denmark, and we have offices in the UK, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Sweden.

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