Logistics Manager required urgently: Salary R500 000 to R580 000 per year
R500 000 – R580 000 a year
Logistics Manager Cape Town
Set-up and smooth running of the Service Logistics Back Office of our subsidiary in South Africa and provide support and services with regard to all operational and administrative matters relating to service logistics.
– Provides first-class support to the Customer Service & Logistics department – Coordinates and schedules all administrative and logistical operations – Efficiently resolves operational problems and invoice issues – Instils a Continuous Improvement Process and adapts processes where necessary – Ensures the effective, timely and accurate processing of orders, including relevant documentation – Provides monthly reports and operational statistics – Manages both bonded and standard warehouses on a national basis – Manages 3rd party logistics service providers – Manages & maintains stock levels according to the agreed service levels – Manages annual stock counts – Manages Imports & Exports into Africa and Europe – Calculates shipping costs for Service Sales quotations
Qualifications & Requirements:
– Requires a Commercial or Logistics Management qualification. Degree is preferred. – Has at least three years of professional experience in an order processing and warehousing environment or in a similar position at a company with global manufacturing facilities – Must be proficient using MS Office and SAP – Good English and Afrikaans language skills; German would be highly advantageous – Has extensive experience with imports & exports into Africa as well as Europe – Proactive approach to work, good organizational skills, works well under pressure and with deadlines and is a team player – Not afraid to roll up the sleeves and be “hands-on” – Willing to travel domestically and internationally – Willing to undergo further training in Germany.