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National Distribution and Logistics Manager - Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #10152
Job Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Company Type Retail / Wholesale / FMCG
Job Role National Distribution and Logistics Manager
Joining Date 1 January 2020
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality SA Citizen
Degree Diploma

Job Description

Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Job Status: Open

Our Client is looking for a National Distribution & Logistics Manager to join their team!

Shipment Management Report:
Daily update of SMR
Follow-up on timelines from SC to ETA
Monitor Documentation Flow and to avoid any storage and demurrage charges

Local Logistics Service Provider Management:
Ensure best possible service at best possible cost provided in respect of
Forward and Clearing
Local deliveries
Export Clearance
Cross border transportation
Comparison of cost once in each quarter
Cost controlling of all local logistics service providers

Inventory Management:
Cost calculation of all export shipments through SA ensure profit per shipment
Handling export clearance and invoicing on all exports from SA
Comparison of cost once in each quarter
Ensure best possible cost for every export shipment is obtained
Benchmark current service providers to ensure best warehousing cost
Ensure export documents are on time to avoid additional costs
Comparison of cost once in each quarter
Ensuring SOP for business related to logistics are being followed without any deviation
Daily monitoring of the stock in all shops and liaise with shop management
Ensure the timeouts dispatch of orders to all retail shops
Ensure that all products are quality checked before dispatched
Ensure products are correctly priced and labeled before dispatch
Place orders with the cold store, and ensure stock rotation
Regular stock takes
Identify and correct health and safety issues and ensure all staff adhere to the policies
Determine a procurement process for the company
Purchase goods and services for the relevant departments
Select vendors and establish payment terms
Obtain quotations, source best deals or single source
Schedule and monitor deliveries, shortages and missed deliveries

Key Skills
Good analytical, reporting and people management skills
Stock control experience is essential
Good computer skills, with sound knowledge in Excel, Word, Outlook and Pastel
Attention to detail

  • Job Role: National Distribution and Logistics Manager
  • Industry: Transport / Shipping /Logistics
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Grade 12 certificate and/or a business management or procurement qualification
Five years’ relevant working experience in a similar environment

Additional Requirements

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