JOB SPECIFICATION: Procurement / Sales and logistics planner Fresh Produce
This market leader produces and export a range of speciality vegetables, micro greens and exotic fruit by air from South Africa, year-round and globally.
Procurement / Sales and logistics planner ensure products are planned and ordered to meet sales demand and liaising between growers and importers based on availability and sales forecasts. Cost efficiency and airfreight optimization is a key task in the logistics value chain with daily planning and booking of air freight.
- An applicable Degree
- At least 2- 3 years’ experience in fresh produce supply chain
- Preference for experience in air freight planning
- Procurement and sales planning fresh produce
- Experience in fresh produce export
REQUIREMENTS & SPECIAL CHARACTERISTICS THE APPLICANT SHOULD HAVE.
- Must be able to communicate in English/Afrikaans
- Must can communicate good with customers
- Good literacy & numeracy skills
- Sense of urgency
- Can multitask – think on your feet!
- Diplomatic person
- Very task orientated
- Detailed person
- Good team player
- Willing to do the extra bit
MAJOR PERFORMANCE FUNCTIONS (The to do?)
- All logistic functions & daily planning around purchasing and selling of fresh produce and reporting thereof.
OTHER SPECIAL CONDITIONS/REQUIREMENTS
- Must be willing to work long hours, weekends, shifts, overtime & public holidays (if required)
PARAMETERS OF THE JOB
- Compliance with all company policies and procedures
- Compliance with on-site health and safety regulations
- Ensure personal, food hygiene and food safety policies are adhered to
- Care and maintenance of company equipment
- Care and maintenance of Company uniform (if applicable)
- Confidentiality of information
HOW TO APPLY
- Apply on-line on Agrijob.co.za
- Join this wonderful team that works well under pressure
- We use video recruitment that enables us to pre-meet candidates (Covid-friendly) and allow us to make the best culture-match.
- You will be asked upload a short introduction selfie-video & profile picture to complete your application.