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Head of Kanban

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Recruiter
Huxley Associates
Posted
11 February 2013
Closes
11 March 2013
Ref
HA-12325337
Contact
Azeem Jabar
Location
Sector
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
£35000 per annum + 25 days holidays

Further information

Huxley Associates is proud to be working for a multinational company that specialise in manufacturing electrical systems for the automation sector, within the West Midlands. They have a huge international presence, spanning over all continents, won numerous "Best factory" awards and "manufacturing excellence" awards! They supply into some of the biggest players in the machining industry and have a turnover close to £25 million. The career opportunities at this company are fantastic both in the UKand overseas.

The new opportunity of a Head of Kanban has become available to take this company to the next level. The Head of Kanban will be reporting directly to the Purchasing Manager. You will be responsible for the management and administration of Kanban agreements and associated activities with suppliers and internal stakeholders. You will also have 1-2 people reporting into yourself.


Interested? We are looking for an experienced Operations/Logistics/Supply chain engineer who is looking to step up into a senior Kanban role. You will have extensive experience working in a lean manufacturing environment and coming from a medium to low volume/high variety background. You will have experience of working with Kanban systems and more importantly working very closely with suppliers. Excellent analytical skills are paramount in this role, as well as a thorough grounding in Microsoft Excel. If you have experience in electro-mechanical parts and Microsoft Navision, this will put you at a distinct advantage.

The salary on offer is circa £35,000 + 25 days holidays.

This is an urgent role, and interviews will be taking place week commencing Monday 18th February therefore if you are interested please apply online, or via e-mail to Azeem Jabar ASAP in order to avoid disappointment.

To find out more about Huxley Associates please visit www.huxley.com

Huxley Associates

Huxley Associates is an international recruitment agency specialising in the placement of senior professionals in a diverse range of sectors.