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Supply Chain & Distribution Manager - Harare,Zimbabwe

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #8347
Job Location Harare,Zimbabwe
Company Type Transport/Logistics/Distribution
Job Role Supply Chain & Distribution Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable TBC

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Harare,Zimbabwe
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zimbabwean
Degree Relevant degree, diploma or qualification in Transport & Logistics

Job Description

  • Job Status: Closed

Our client, a large transport & distribution company, is now looking for an experienced Supply Chain & Distribution Manager to join them ASAP.

The objective of this position is the optimisation of the supply chain distribution and to significantly improve the service and efficiency level
The role also entails planning, budgets, costs management, assets management and headcount management support
Significantly increase and monitor service rate to customer
Customer service management
Distribute In Full On Time(DIFOT)
Routing and Scheduling management
Routing Orders
Total cost to distribution management
Planning, implementing and review of operations budgets
Cross departmental and customer collaboration
Assisting in establishing and implementation business projects
Timeously solving customer complaints and queries
Monitoring the viability of all distribution routes to ensure sustained profitability of the operation
Define with ME the logistics strategy for the coming years
Design logistics flows/routing for all outbound deliveries and ensure that Key Performance Areas/Indicators are achieved
Derive transport prices integrating operational constraints
Find optimum outbound transport solutions for each BU
Follow and adapt to transport and state regulation and support internal standards
Validate logistics flows/routing for all outbound deliveries
Intervenes to ensure company service level is achieved

Key Skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills at all levels
Strong ability to operate at a strategic level
Transportation routing
Good analytical skills
Strong computer skills- Microsoft Office, Database Interrogation, Sage/Pastel knowledge
Awareness of financial implication of logistics activities
Strong relationship building skills
Emphatic, calm and patient
Pleasant disposition
Attentive to detail
Goal and deadline driven as well as willing to work overtime
Good organisational skills

  • Job Role: Supply Chain & Distribution Manager
  • Industry: Transport / Shipping /Logistics
  • Salary: Negotiable TBC

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Relevant degree and at least 5 years experience in management/leadership position

Additional Requirements

Supply Chain

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