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  • Posted: Oct 9, 2019
    Deadline: Oct 15, 2019
  • Distell is a great company rooted in South Africa, crafting leading liquor brands for people to enjoy responsibly at every occasion the world over. We create exceptional brands with strong consumer focus offering real value for money across the pricing continuum. Distell Group Limited is Africa’s leading producer and marketer of spirits, fine wines, ci...
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    Programme Manager Company Name Distell

    To drive the implementation of Strategic Programmes in the Supply Chain, provide the governance, manage risks, identify opportunities for improvement and provide support for Project Sponsors and Project owners in terms of the effective execution of the strategic initiatives.

    Key Performance Areas would include, but are not limited to:

    • Develop and agree with key stakeholders a roadmap for implementation and monitor and report on progress against Supply Chain Network Optimisation initiatives and other strategic initiatives
    • Lead change management activities to manage risk and delivery on key programmes
    • Implement and manage Programme Governance, Project Management methodology and tools to ensure OTIF delivery on key strategic programmes
    • Ensure supply chain programmes and initiatives delivers on intent and ROI
    • Identify and prioritise process improvement initiatives and develop a framework for improved opportunities
    • Constantly evaluate and re-align key supply chain programmes with changing business priorities
    • Compile and motivate a budget with a clear benefit case and manage the budget with escalation on any deviations.
    • Identify, research and drive value engineering production process opportunities to support efficiencies and reduce cost
    • Develop and manage the most effective relationships with the right stakeholders to deliver on strategic priorities
    • Collaborate with business units to achieve full alignment and buy-in on strategic initiatives
    • Review and benchmark supply chain practices, alternative business models, innovative asset utilisation, delivery solutions to improve business performance and develop a competitive advantage
    • Identify, document and implement lessons learned and share with relevant stakeholders.
    • Coach and support management on supply chain management practices to drive focused capability development and high performance culture

    Minimum Qualification

    • Relevant B Degree
    • Engineering Degree will be advantageous

    The successful candidate must have the following qualification, skills and experience:

    • 8 Years relevant experience
    • Knowledge of Distell End-to-end Supply Chain and Network Optimisation Practises
    • Experience of project management processes (Prince II, PMP), change management, conflict management, facilitation and problem solving (Essential)
    • Proven in depth knowledge of Supply Chain/Manufacturing Management Systems
    • Ability to work across functional areas and multiple locations
    • Proven track record of successful delivery of Programmes and Projects
    • Ability to interact and communicate effectively at all levels in the organisation
    • Strong verbal and written communication abilities
    • Innovative thinking – ability to challenge the status quo
    • Supply Chain and Group Collaboration

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Distell on to applyInterested and qualified candidates should apply using the Apply Now button below.
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