Logistics Operations Excellence Manager

Competitive

Senai, Johor Bahru

Description

Reporting to the Head of Global Logistics, this role is responsible to drive process improvements, lead initiatives focusing on the origin logistics till delivery, deploy relevant methodology / tools and build the continuous improvement culture.

Market Overview

In 2000, Dyson moved production from Malmesbury to Malaysia to be closer to our supply chains and open up international growth. The small team of 10 has now grown to almost 1,200 – forming Dyson’s second biggest global hub. Located in the exhilarating industrial heart of Johor, it’s also home to RDD, IT, operations, finance, creative and HR.

The RDD facility is central to our plans to launch 100 new machines in the next four years. To meet these ambitions, we recently expanded the site to 30,000m², with 50 advanced technology labs and 700 new engineers. In the Dyson world, there’s no more exciting place to be.

Function Overview

The Global Logistics and IBP team is responsible for organization and implementation of a complex logistics operation. They plan, implement and control the efficient flow and storage of goods, services, and related information between the point of origin and the point of consumption in order to meet customer's requirements.

Accountabilities

What you will do...

  • Streamline the origin processes from forecast, operations and performance management.
  • Responsible to present the CM/FF/Carrier performance, and support the Origin logistics team to meet performance standards, sieve out improvement opportunities and lead these to achieve the intended targets.
  • Lead global initiatives e.g. origin consolidation hub, slip sheet, etc.
  • Collaborate with the global logistics team in managing the FF/Carrier performance.
  • Lead/support any RFQ in relation to the logistics scope at origin or destination.

Skills

What is required for this role...

  • Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business or Engineering.
  • At least 5-10 years experience with 3-5 years in a managerial role, in a similar capacity, preferably, from a fast paced consumer goods/electronics environment.
  • Demonstrate experience or working knowledge of process improvement methodologies and proven track record with change management.
  • Data analytics and excellent communications skills with the ability to influence and negotiate.

Benefits Overview

Dyson Malaysia monitors the market to ensure we offer competitive salaries, management bonuses and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy generous leave and medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a career at Dyson. Leadership support and new opportunities abound, driven by regular dialogue and international training. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to progress, innovation and realising ambition.

Posted: 12-Jun-2018

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