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REQ ID: 122059
JOB TITLE: Logistics System Anaylst
SALARY: £35,700 - £47,200
POSTING END DATE: 26th February 2024
LOCATION: Solihull

Beyond Property, Purchasing, HR and IT, more than being part of our Finance or Marketing teams, beyond even Sales and Service, every role in every business area offers unique opportunities to make an impact on the future of mobility and the automotive industry.


What to Expect

Within this role as the Logistics System Analyst, you will get the opportunity to work within JLR’s Manufacturing Business Office. The opportunity within this department will allow you to develop and execute the physical, in-plant logistics elements of our Manufacturing Strategy. We are responsible for ensuring the correct mix of Process, Data, IT and Technology to optimise and standardise Manufacturing Logistics across our global manufacturing plants, from creating the strategy to delivering functional capabilities.


As SAP is becoming the core backbone to our business, we need an individual with both a Manufacturing Logistics background and a working knowledge of using and configuring SAP S4-Hana / SAP EWM (Extended Warehouse Management) or similar, to standardise and drive improvements to our Warehousing and Manufacturing Logistics processes (e.g. warehouse/stores layouts, systems configuration, warehouse processes, warehouse technology). Should you have the required experience you will be able to have the opportunity to work as an integral part of JLR’s logistics department.


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Facilitate creation of Business Capability & Process Maps and document clear Business Requirements to define systems, processes and technology needed to transform Manufacturing Logistics into our Global Target Operating Model;
  • Facilitate Process Failure Mode Effect Analysis (PFMEAs), User Acceptance Testing (UAT), Training requirements, user education and launch support, to aid flawless launches;
  • Provide technical support through warehouse & master data configuration (e.g. putaway strategies/waves), identify /resolve system configuration issues and problem resolution;
  • Coach both internal and external team members to deliver project milestones, remove roadblocks, ensure communication, idea sharing & ‘Lessons Learnt’ to deliver tasks on time and budget;
  • Assess and identify opportunities for Logistics improvements and research market trends in Manufacturing Logistics to inform future strategy with latest developments in data and technological advances;
  • Create implementation plans for delivery of new systems and processes and drive their delivery into the workplace;

What You’ll Need

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Experience in Logistics and Supply Chain or Manufacturing
  • Working knowledge of warehouse or manufacturing logistics systems
  • Experience of defining operational processes, business capabilities or IT requirements
  • Experience or knowledge of project management or facilitating projects in a complex environment
  • Experience or knowledge of driving process improvement activities or managing change




Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes JLR the perfect place to continue your journey.


This role may offer the opportunity for hybrid working where you can split your time between working from home and in the office. At JLR, hybrid working is a voluntary, non-contractual arrangement providing employees with more choice and flexibility around how, when and where they work, if suitable for their role. Further details can be discussed with the Hiring Manager at interview stage. 


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