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  • Posted: Dec 12, 2019
    Deadline: Not specified
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    RCL FOODS is a leading African food producer in South Africa with a market capitalisation of R13 billion and employing more than 20 000 people in operations across South and Southern Africa. We manufacture a wide range of branded and private label food products which we distribute through our own route-to-market supply chain specialist, Vector Logistics. ...
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    Transport Manager

    • Minimum of a degree or diploma in logistics management, supply chain or industrial engineering
    • Valid Code EB drivers' license
    • A minimum of 5 years in a transport/fleet management environment


    Strategy Execution

    • Work in conjunction with the National Transport planning Manager to co-create the national and provincial transport management framework.
    • Work closely with the Warehouse Management to ensure the delivery of an integrated supply chain benefit and strategic target achievement.
    • Drive the implementation of improvements in transport operations to achieve significant gains in efficiency.
    • Ensure the implementation of transport operations and maintenance policies and procedures across the region.

    Fleet Optimization

    • Ensure effective forward planning through direct and regular interaction with cross-functional planning and operations teams.
    • Build effective relations with key retailers and wholesalers, specifically their receiving managers and controllers to facilitate TAT
    • Monitor exception and utilization reports on a daily basis and follow up on non-conformances or inefficiencies to ensure fleet optimization.
    • Ensure vehicle maintenance programs adhere to company policy and manufacturer specifications.
    • Direct investigations to verify and resolve customer complaints.
    • Conduct investigations in cooperation with government agencies to determine causes of transportation accidents and to improve safety procedures.
    • Analyze regional transport costs and other financial information in order to implement plans, budgets and interventions that increase profits and improve services.
    • Negotiate and authorize contracts with equipment and materials suppliers, and monitor contract fulfilment.
    • Participate in daily management meetings to ensure alignment across operations.

    Risk Management

    • Ensure the conformance criteria for vehicle performance and maintenance are adhered to.
    • Ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations governing vehicle safety, environmental controls on fuel emissions, driver hours, customs requirements, and food, livestock and hazardous goods transportation.
    • Investigate and report all Injuries on Duty (IOD’s).

    Cost Management

    • Manage and monitor the operating and maintenance costs associated with the fleet and ensure they are in line with accepted benchmarks.

    Team Management

    • Monitor team performance and provide regular performance feedback.
    • Coach and support the team where necessary to achieve objectives.
    • Lead the team towards meeting the strategy and targets through regular communication and utilization of the full

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    Outbound Manager

    As the Outbound Manager, you will be responsible for managing and coordinating all outbound and transport stock in the hub warehouse, as well as the management and control of capital and operating costs and assets within the scope of responsibility.

    Minimum Requirements:

    • Diploma or degree in Warehouse/Logistics Management.
    • Valid Code EB drivers’ licence.
    • 5 to 8 years’ experience in a warehouse environment


    Strategy Execution

    • Work closely with the Logistics Manager and the transport management team to ensure the delivery of an integrated supply chain benefit and strategic target achievement.


    Operations Management

    • Manage warehouse operational requirements by deploying warehouse operational and administrative employees and following up on work results.
    • Continuously consider cost reducing strategies over all activities of the warehouse.

    Warehouse Administration Management

    • Audit daily labour and billing reports.
    • Warehouse Maintenance Management
    • Oversee the planned and unplanned maintenance of warehouse equipment.

    Customers Service Level Management

    • Resolve issues encountered around damaged or short stock.
    • Risk Management
    • Ensure ISO compliance throughout the warehouse, including health and safety and food safety.

    Team Management

    • Monitor team performance and provide regular performance feedback.

    Method of Application

    Use the link(s) below to apply on company website.


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