A reputable agricultural company involved with vegetable production and with pre-packing lines requires the services of a Distribution/Logistics Manager at their farm in Bapsfontein, Gauteng.
Route planning, utilisation of trucks, route efficiency and tracking, control vehicle appearance and inspection checklist, co-ordinate and co-operate in interdepartmental activities, control attendance and labour costs, monitor and control standard of work activities, provide accurate information for budgets, handle claims promptly and accurately, ordering of goods & services, safety, and security of the workplace, disciplinary procedures, the appointment of new employees, product handling – receiving and dispatching according to company’s procedures, truck temperatures, the appearance of truck drivers and assistants, ensure crates and pallets are brought back, co-ordination of diesel, toll gates, permits and drivers’ licenses, etc. Maintenance schedule and availability in conjunction with Workshop Manager.
Requirements: Matric, and a tertiary qualification in logistics will be an advantage. 3-7 years' experience with logistics and distribution in a FMCG environment. Must be a team player, have very good interpersonal skills. Excellent organisational skills, administrative capabilities.