Logistics Operations - Zone Controller

Location: Woking, GB

Role Dimensions:

Supporting the Logistics department, you will work with personnel from both MTC and MPC. You shall also deal with external customers as part of our daily business.Stores functions, Quality, 3PL, Supply Chain and Production to ensure material requirements for all model builds are satisfied in a timely and accurate manner.


Principal Accountabilities:

  • Managing production lineside inventory function for the logistics operation
  • Managing adherence to delivery schedules in line with production requirements
  • Continuously being aware of, and pro-actively addressing potential or actual shortages
  • Participating in Policy Deployment
  • Close liaison with other disciplines within the logistics organisation, as well as other departments especially Production, Warehouse and Quality
  • Minimising warehouse stock out’s through the management of stock accuracy
  • Effective and accurate Communication
  • Ensure health and safety standards are achieved on an ongoing basis and actively promote individual responsibility for health and safety
  • Review, improve and administer the operating environment through establishing and maintaining housekeeping standards
  • Follow standard operating procedures and actively pursue the elimination of waste through the application of continuous improvement tools and techniques
  • Ensuring all discrepancies are dealt with swiftly and resolutely
  • To issue parts to the Production line on time, and collection of empty stillages/kanban boxes to be returned to stores for replenishment
  • To liaise with Production to ensure continued running of line, to respond to any queries regarding lineside shortages and replacement parts quickly and efficiently
  • Ensure issues are captured and communicated to the relevant department, and to escalate accordingly
  • Be responsible for all Health and Safety policy within the area, ensuring Health and Safety reps are advised of any issues
  • To be responsible for relevant KPI`s as advised


Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Detailed working understanding of Logistics and associated up and down stream processes
  • Previous experience within the manufacturing industry, especially Logistics, Supply Chain,
  • Applicants should be numerate, good communicators, IT literate with experience of using MRP, warehousing systems and SAP
  • Development and experience of key performance indicators
  • RCA of discrepancies


Personal Attributes:      

  • Experience of working under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Calm under pressure
  • Professional at all times
  • Effective written and verbal communication
  • Maintain Company Confidentiality at all times

For this role we offer a competitive package including private healthcare, access to an executive car scheme, company pension scheme and the chance to work in a truly unique environment.

All employees must ensure compliance with the Company Health and Safety Policy, and all relevant other statutory Health and Safety legislation.

We are looking for highly motivated individuals to join our expanding production team to produce the new range of McLaren high performance sports cars