As a Logistics manager, you will be responsible for ensuring that logistical arrangements will assist the furtherance of Centromed’s South African operations.
In performing your duties, you will work closely with leadership and other key stakeholders, including customers, to fulfil the responsibilities and duties listed below.
This job may include other reasonable duties/tasks from time to time.
Perform logistics optimisation to streamline processes and reduce cost.
Partner and communicate with branch managers, service providers and customers
Manage and develop logistics staff.
Review of planned delivery routes and planning delivery schedules of branches.
Co-ordinating logistical requirements between branches
Budgeting, Managing and Tracking delivery costs, from costs of third-party logistics providers to the costs incurred in running the Company’s fleet. Concluding and executing on the most efficient and cost-effective quote.
Managing the usage and maintenance of the Company’s fleet, reducing downtime of the fleet and ensuring minimal disruptions to
Liaising with third party logistics service providers to contract out the Company’s fleet.
Gather, interpret and analyse data from various sources
Participate in meetings with leadership and relevant stakeholders to explain reports, present findings and make recommendations
Act as liaison between sales, supply chain and financial departments
Related administrative tasks and Reporting to the Finance department
Matric with High-grade Mathematics.
Experience working in logistics, warehouse, or transportation operations or 2 years of appropriate accounting experience
Firm grasp of supply chain, distribution, business and management principles
Strong team player
Ability to manage, coach, and provide training for direct reports
Exceptional organizational and analytical skills
Strong computer skills
Excel – mandatory
Detail-oriented with advanced analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to work independently and is aware of when to consult to achieve results.
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