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Plant Logistics Manager (Automotive Industry)- Newark, CA

Country/Region:  US
City:  San Francisco Bay Area
Contract Type:  Unlimited
Requisition ID:  6151

Plant Logistics Manager (Automotive Industry)


Summary of Role:

  • Lead the organization of the inbound logistics infrastructure and improvement of the logistics performance according to delivery targets, quality targets and financial targets as well as procurement/material planning and stock inventory
  • Improvement of the Logistics performance according to delivery targets, quality targets and financial targets   
  • Problem and conflict management with the suppliers in terms of daily deliveries, price issues and contract issues
  • Product change management: tracking survey of changing components compliance with time, cost and deployment requirements and tracking of price negotiations for changes
  • Ensure that the customer activity plan is applied to the plant programming
  • Price negotiations regarding transport providers in term of cost, utilization, etc. shared with Corporate SCM
  • Report on plant results according to the department indicators to Corporate Logistics
  • Material planning / procurement of Tier 2 components to cover all part requirements for Assembly
  • Responsibility for supply guarantee of subcomponents to cover our material request for cockpit assembly
  • Responsibility for stock inventory optimizing into consideration of transportation 
  • Avoidance of obsolescence's
  • Control of a balanced truck arrival management



  • Minimum of five years of experience in automotive industry or in related industries 
  • Experience in supply chain management (Procurement, Logistic Chain, Purchasing)
  • Engineer with specialization in industrial purchasing or logistics
  • FMEA, Material handling, Technical requests
  • Know how transfer / best practice sharing
  • Transport Norms
  • Operative supply procedures
  • Very good relational skills, leadership skills and charisma. Entrepreneurial Business Practice, Performance enhancement
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