Launch Coordinator - Contract - Up to c.GBP23.00 per hour

Jonathan Lee Recruitment
18.00 - 23.00 GBP Hourly
12 Sep 2017
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Launch Coordinator - Up to GBP23.00 per hour - Automotive - Warwickshire

Launch Coordinator (MPandL) required by iconic automotive OEM based Warwickshire. As this renowned organisation enters its second century with its strongest model line-up in its history and significant investment, an exciting future is ahead. Are you a supply chain professional looking to be part of a new and evolving Supply Chain team?

We are looking for a talented material planning and logsitics professional who has experience of coordinator new model programs. As Launch Coordinator, you will co-ordinate the material, planning and logistics aspects of new model programmes, for a specific range of part numbers, and engineering changes whilst ensuring there is no disruption to the business.

The Role:

As Launch Coordinator, you will represent MP and L in all launch related meetings, ensuring all relevant parties are informed of any concerns raised and action is taken. Work with the Launch Team to track build status and ensuring the correct parts are available to support the build programme:

* To enforce all change discipline during all running changes to ensure stable Bill of Material (BOM), reporting any concerns to the correct department and ensuring permanent corrective action is in place, in a timely manner.
* Report out on metrics to show the progress of launch parts into the business.
* Run regular Open to Go meetings to identify issues and remove roadblocks to running and carryover Engineering changes.
* To coordinate production parts issues between MP and L Material Planners and Purchasing to ensure the correct parts are supplied for the correct build phase.

The Person:

We are looking to recruit an experienced Launch Coordinator who will offer:

* Experience of managing a New Model Launch in the automotive industry.
* Knowledge of engineering change and Bill of Material structures.
* Good computer skills and reporting competence. Microsoft excel and Powerpoint knowledge essential.
* Analytical skills to set KPI's and measure performance.
* Strong communication and presentation skills at all levels of the company.
* Ability to communicate with tact and diplomacy, together with the ability to work accurately and efficiently, taking resourceful action during periods of considerable pressure.
* Must be comfortable engaging at all levels of the organisation.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a supply chain professional to work for one of the World's most iconic brands, having the opportunity to be part of a growing Supply Chain team. Looking for a new assignment or the opportunity to move to an Automotive OEM then forward your latest CV to Lisa at or contact Lisa directly on *************

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