Logistics Manager – East London

Logistics Manager – East London

Duties:
 
  • Plan, manage and evaluate logistics operations liaising with internal stakeholders, suppliers, logistics providers, transportation companies and customers.
  • Create and implement best practice logistics principles, policies and processes across the organisation to improve operational and financial performance.
  • Deliver solutions to logistics problems while maintaining high levels of quality and service within budgetary requirements.
  • Monitor quality, quantity, delivery times, and transport costs
  • Ensure the integrity of inventory accuracy and manage stock movements and records are in agreements with the help of direct reports.
  • Keep track of slow moving and obsolete stock
  • Identify savings by removing waste or unnecessary steps in the logistics process.
  • Interpret trends and analyse and review data. Provide meaningful logistics data to others in the organisation to aid customer service and cost improvements.
  • Ensure with the Health, Safety and Environmental systems are in place and maintained.  
 
 
Required:
  • Logistics Post Grad qualification as a minimum, degree preferred.
  • At least 5 years’ experience in logistics/supply chain/transportation function within the manufacturing environment with a comprehensive knowledge of logistics processes and procedures.
  • At least 2 years Management experience.
Experience in FMCG environment advantageous.
 
Salary 50k plus benefits
 
Consultant – Angela