Role details

Logistics Manager

Gauteng   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Logistics Manager
  • Leading packaging company

About Our Client

Our Client is a multinational packaging company with operations throughout South Africa. They have established themselves as one of the leaders in the packaging industry with over 1300 employees. This multinational group carries out packaging processes for a number of leading multinational companies.

Job Description

The Logistics Manager will:

  • Manage the third-party logistics provider;
  • Design and implement a sound logistics system;
  • Planning and managing 1000SKU's;
  • Implementation of corrective actions where non-conformances were found in the logistics system;
  • Keep the team motivation levels at the highest;

As well as be responsible for:

  • Conduct regular site audits on both stock and procedures;
  • Assist with certain key projects as instructed;
  • Communicate with all relevant parties when stock is not updated in MS Navision;
  • Manage logistic cost saving initiatives;
  • Responsible for the training and development of logistics staff to ensure congruency throughout the group;
  • Warehouse capacity planning, taking into account long-term and short-term requirements.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be a South African citizen with strong academic qualifications and come from a logistics and warehousing environment with exposure to managing, motivating and training others. He/She will also have strong communication skills to manage relevant stakeholders. The candidate must be highly proficient on MS Office as well as relevant WMS (Warehouse Management Systems) such as SAP.

What's on Offer

This is a leading packaging organisation with operations and opportunities to advance within this market leader. A competitive remuneration package with associated/industry related benefits.

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