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Logistics Engineer (Logistics projects Lead)


Shanghai, SH, CN, 201814

Req ID 13124

We are looking for a new colleague Logistics Engineer for our Division C at our location of Shanghai, ZFCN. 

He/She will be act as logistics project lead for chassis system projects. 



  • F04 Project work in systems acquisitions and project implementations
  • Support or leading continues improvement activities
  • Monitor and communicate Audit schedules for suppliers
  • Monitor, communicate and escalate KPI reporting deadlines


  • Lead or support the F04 logistics function in acquisition and implementation projects in the project management process
    • Carry out logistics cost calculation in coordination with the plant logistics and CPYL and CKL2
    • Develop and evaluate logistics concepts for projects in acquisition together with the HoL CKL2.
    • Logistics planning  & industrialization for projects
  • Support logistics development of the ZF CY systems locations
    • Participate in monthly follow up meetings of the target sheets
    • Identify possible further improvements and present possible implementation paths to the plant and central logistics
    • Analyze the impact on the overall plant performance and the impact on logistics costs
    • Support plants in the implementation of improvement activities
  • Run Supplier logistics development in the region for the ZF CY system plants
    • Conduct/co-lead supplier logistics development process
    • Create supplier activity plans in case of deviations and follow up their implementation. In case of deviations from the agreed activity plans communicate and escalate to the responsible central purchaser / SQA/SQE and the plant functions (logistics)
  • Implement the logistics KPI reporting GP0107 within all ZF-CY locations in  the region, if required
    • Follow up, retrieve, consolidate KPI reporting from plants
    • Check data for consistency if possible
    • Report consolidated data to CYPL
  • Prepare/summarize reports/data for presentations
  • Confer with project team to develop a work plan and prioritize tasks
  • Comply with ZF-CY Management System
  • Other duties as agreed to from time to time allocated by the superior
  • Achievement of the agreed targets out of the target agreement
  • Attend and participate in cross functional team meetings

General requirements

  • Travel domestic or overseas as required (>1 time per month)
  • Comply with company policies, employment legislations and office and safety regulations



Skills, Education and/or Experience

  • Master degree in Industrial Engineering or Logistics and 3 yr. automotive experience. Or 5 yr. automotive experience with University education.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build teamwork and cooperation amongst work colleagues and intra-departmental staff
  • Knowledge of 16949/ISO14001 policies and procedures and manufacturing concepts are preferred
  • MS Office Software, SAP(WM,MM) and analytical skills are essential
  • Strong Knowledge of supply chain design (inbound, intra-logistics)
  • Experience with project management (lead/sub project lead)


Be part of our ZF team as Logistics Engineer (Logistics projects Lead) and apply now!


Jing Wu

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