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  • Posted: Aug 16, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • As a global and diversified mining business, we use the latest technologies to find new resources, plan and build our mines and mine, process, move and market our products to customers around the world. For almost 100 years, we have been mining the minerals that society needs to develop and prosper. We provide our investors with a balanced portfolio of oppo...
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    Logistics and Infrastructure Manager Bulks and Base Metal

    Job Description:

    To fulfil the role of the Logistics and Infrastructure Manager BBMSA, you will play a key role responsible for: 

    • Execute planning and scheduling, in accordance with Anglo American Platinum’s Bulks & Base Metals planning policies and processes and within the Logistics capacity constraints.
    • Resolve any immediate supply, infrastructure, inventory, and demand imbalances.
    • Schedule and execute mine/plant and port (Richards Bay, Durban or other) stockpile replenishment requirements once TFR (Transnet Freight Rail) rail constraint has been resolved and appropriately managed.
    • Manage operational requirements of all rail and port contracts (daily relationship with TFR, TPT, TFE, TNPA and Agents). 
    • Leverages optimisation possibilities of existing assets to achieve continuous improvement.
    • Steers technology, optimization and develop capacity growth projects.
    • Provide service authority as the main representative for the Logistics and Infrastructure team.
    • Schedule, coordinate / manage and adjust all rail load-out operations and TFR rail operations, including product types, and port stockpile versus direct on vessel decisions.
    • Be involved in operational handling and coordination of 3rd party purchases (FOT / FOB / CIF).
    • Maintain the register of ‘swaps’ either owed to or owed by Rustenburg Platinum Mine (RPM).
    • Manage the operational performance of all freight forwarding, road transport, shipping, and logistics service provider contracts.
    • Accountable for capacity and infrastructure planning in South Africa and cross border if required.
    • Establish a solid planning and reporting process for the respective co-products in the RPM portfolio.
    • Custodian of all logistics and services contracts.

    This role forms part of the Marketing Team at a Band 5 level reporting to the Head of Logistics and Sales Operations with 2 direct reports


    Required Qualifications:

    • Completed degree in a related supply chain or commercial discipline.
    • Completed or in the process of completing a postgraduate commercial qualification would be advantageous.

    Required Experience:

    • Minimum of 5 years experience in bulks and/or base metals logistics and infrastructure.
    • Knowledge Integrated Sales and Operations Planning (ISOP) processes would be advantageous.

    Other Requirements:

    • Advanced computer literacy.
    • Valid South African Drivers License.

     Key Competencies:

    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
    • Strong engagement skills – positively influence results.
    • Solid problem-solving skills.
    • Ability to work under pressure.
    • Deadline driven.
    • Solid numerical and analytical skills.
    • Project management skills.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Anglo American on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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