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Logistics Team Leader

Requisition ID:  83731
Business Unit:  Engine Systems Ansty Park (1020)

Coventry, COV, United Kingdom, CV7 9JU

Joining our team means you’re helping to deliver our vision <> - keeping the world flying with one of over 73,000 Meggitt-equipped aircraft taking off every second of every day; protecting countless lives with our technology, keeping those who put their lives at risk safer and ensuring that the lights stay on for millions of people worldwide.


With over 160 years of history, innovation’s at the heart of everything we do in our aerospace, defence and selected energy markets Our global approach to lean manufacturing is the driving force on our journey to operational excellence and our goal to provide the best technology, products and service to our Customers.


We’ll help shape your career and provide you with the right learning, development and growth opportunities; we’re working hard to create a High Performance Culture where we live our Values of Teamwork, Integrity and Excellence.

Enable your extraordinary. Join us and be part of our diverse Meggitt team.

Role Summary

We have an exciting Logistics Team Leader role to work at our state of the art facility in Coventry.


In this role, you will be responsible in coordinating the resources of the Shipping team to ensure that customer and business requirements are met in a cost effective and timely manner. You will assist and deputise when appropriate for the Logistics Manager in all aspects of internal customer interface and general reporting. Support the provision of the out of hours AOG process from order allocation to deliver to the customer.


We offer a flexible working environment; promote a high performance culture & you will be working for a FTSE 100 business who look to promote & develop from within.

Core Responsibilities

  • Lead and coordinate assignment of the day to day activities across the Team in the Shipping function
  • Lead the generation of daily shipping reports and maintenance of team performance metrics
  • Ensure that shipping requirements are executed in accordance with Lead Time requirements and to identify shortages to appropriate personnel to ensure continuity of supply Act as the first point of contact to the internal customer/supplier community
  • Lead the resolution of queries and transaction errors
  • Lead continuous improvement activities under the guidance of the MPS team
  • Ensure HSE compliance in all aspects of the Shipping function
  • Functional training of the team to cover all aspects of the Shipping function

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Relevant logistics team leader experience
  • Good understanding of housekeeping, 5S/6S principles
  • Proactive approach to mentoring & coaching people management including shift scheduling, time and attendance to ensure cover within the team at all times.
  • Ability to effectively resolve conflict
  • Ability to gather data, to compile information, and prepare reports
  • Good/Strong/Excellence verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to influence stakeholders
  • Excellent customer service orientation
  • Track record of building and maintaining customer/client relationships

What We Offer

Meggitt is proud to offer a competitive total rewards framework designed with our colleagues' health, wealth and well-being in mind to help our employees balance a successful career.  Our competitive package will include:


  • Flexible working policies and the ability to accrue time off in lieu or for some roles to earn overtime. 
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • On site restaurant offering subsidized food
  • Pension Scheme up to 8% company contribution
  • Employee Assistance Program for Health & Wellbeing
  • Employee Perkz – offering our employees discounts on a huge variety of goods and services
  • Income Protection
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Volunteering day off

Meggitt is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business and that building a culture of respect and appreciation will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.

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