Project Logistics Lead

  • Location

    Fife, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Project Manager

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum + Negotiable upon experience

  • Contact:

    Keir Strathie

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    March 2019

  • Client:


We are looking for a Project Logistics Lead to be based in Fife for a contract based role until approximately November 2020.

Serve as logistics interface between Project Management Team (PMT) and Contractor organization to ensure logistics planning and execution requirements are considered in early Project planning.
Assure timely communication of status and plans between Project and Functional Management.
Coordinate logistics resources for pre-Gate 2 Company project planning.
Lead development of logistics input into pre-Gate 2 and Gate 3 project deliverables.
Provide logistics leadership and oversight throughout execution

Act as PMT logistics expert, interfacing with Contractor logistics personnel
Provide core competency/expert logistics consultation to functional and project teams
Participate in project review teams (Independent Project Review (IPR), Construction Readiness Review (CRR), Installation Readiness Review (IRR), etc.)
Provide technical leadership for vulnerability and risk assessments
Provide organizational and staffing assistance
Interface with and influence project disciplines to ensure logistics considerations are included in design and project plan
Interface with procurement to understand and influence contracting, materials management, logistics plan for deliveries and customs procedures
Develop a thorough understanding of local transport and in-country logistics capabilities and capacities
Develop logistics elements of bid requirements, monitor KPIs, steward progress reporting and materials management requirements
Ensure resources are available to support logistics input into early project work
Be familiar with the Define, Select, and Execution toolkits to ensure logistics input is included and considered in project planning process
Interface with Logistics personnel and project planning teams to understand and resolve detailed logistics issues
Communicate project logistics updates to Functional and Project management in timely manner
Steward development of logistics deliverables to project plans

7-10 years' experience in logistics planning and execution, construction, safety, and procurement
BS in Engineering, Construction Management, or other Technical degree or equivalent technical experience
Willing to business travel (domestic/overseas) to project sites to provide functional support