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Logistics Manager Johannesburg

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Johannesburg
SalaryR550k - R450k
Job TypePermanent
EducationB Tech / B Com
Experience5 years

Job Description

Logistics Manager needed for FMCG company in Johannesburg

- Oversee the Materials Planning and Supply Planning functions on a day-to-day basis

- Oversee the management and movement of raw materials ensuring that the factory has constant and adequate supply of raw materials necessary for production

- Ensure that the factory has adequate and effective stock control and general warehousing practices

- Ensure that structures are in place to monitor the flow of goods and materials using IT as a key tool in forecasting increasingly complex systems of stock levels, delivery times, transport costs and performance evaluation of the logistics department

- Manage the third-party relationships including, but not limited to suppliers and labour brokers providing contract warehouse labour

- Maintain awareness of and strategic response to external influences, such as legislation, fuel costs and environmental pressures

- Develop the business by gaining new contracts, analysing logistical problems and producing new solutions

- Perform high level analyses of data to monitor performance and plan improvements

Relevant tertiary qualification (minimum BTech or Bachelor's degree) in Logistics, Warehousing, Distribution or related disciplines;

• 5 - 7 years experience in a supply chain environment, preferably within a beverage manufacturing environment

• Experience with computerised warehouse management systems

• Solid and proven people management skills

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: You can also contact Georgia on 021 551 8638.

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