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Logistics Controller (Mobile Telecoms)

Job Title: Logistics Controller (Mobile Telecoms)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Industry:
Salary: Competitive daily rate
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Ongoing
REF: SM/C/LOG1_1526290931
Contact Name: Salome Maybanks
Contact Email: salome.maybanks@projectpeople.com
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Logistics Controller / Project Controller

Home Working with travel to Solihull, Reading, Stoke & Bristol

Contract

I am currently recruiting for a Logistics Controller on behalf of a Mobile Telecoms company. The location of this role is flexible (home working), but flexibility for travel is required to Solihull, Reading, Stoke, Bristol - most of time you will be working in Stoke on Trent. Experience of managing site logistics for a Mobile Telecoms project is essential.

This is a challenging role as the key element will be to support the reduction of overstock which is circa £32m and to put in place procedures to keep this figure down. You will need to have strong project management skills to ensure resolution and to manage suppliers

Other responsibilities include:

  • Manage the stock levels mainly focusing on the overstock to reduce overall stock holding
  • Manage all stock within quarantine system and ensure that stock is investigated for re-use and re-deployment
  • Work with supplier to drive through updates and ensure stock levels are mitigated
  • Manage Asset Disposal to the point equipment is no longer held within the central warehouse
  • Work with stakeholders for decision on materials including design reviews
  • Supporting the team with additional work priorities and daily activity

We are looking for someone with the following skills & experience:

  • Previous project management or project control experience
  • Experience of working in the telecoms industry
  • Experience of the methodologies, processes and capabilities required to deliver warehousing and distribution solutions using suppliers, 3rd parties and retained teams
  • Strong customer facing and stakeholder engagement experience
  • Strong communication skills with experience of working across multiple departments and teams
  • Delivery focused with project delivery experience

If you feel you have the required experience for this position then please submit your application on line or email your CV direct to - Salome.Maybanks @ projectpeople.com

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