Logistics Manager

  • Permanent
  • Ref #384029JR
  • Posted 6 days ago
  • Pinetown, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa, Africa
  • Logistics, Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

Manufacturing company in Pinetown.

Job Description

  • Review and improve supply chain practices to ensure compliance with environmental policies, standards, regulations and legislation
  • Manage Warehouse activates and processes to ensure compliance with policies
  • Manage Distribution activates and processes to ensure compliance with policies
  • Monitor material costing and forecast to determine effect on supply chain activities
  • Monitor activities to manage costs and efficiencies
  • Analyze inventories in order to determine how to increase inventory returns and reduce waste
  • Oversee overall function and investigate variances
  • Oversee and ensure effective stock rotation controls adherence
  • Ensuring that monthly stock takes are done timeously and report any stock variances
  • Managing production planning and recording to ensure compliance with policies
  • Managing consignment stock which includes raw material and packaging material
  • Manage the Procurement process to ensure compliance with policies
  • Manage internal sales process to ensure compliance with policies
  • Prepare monthly reports
  • Ensure all activities within the operations are executed in safe manner
  • Adhoc Projects


BComm in Supply Management or equivalent


Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role within a packaging manufacturing environment. Hands-on experience in both inbound and outbound manufacturing environment. At least 4 years at leadership level. Be Computer literate, JDE experience will be an advantage. Customer Relationship management. Ability to work under pressure. Highly driven, tenacious and motivated. Honest with high levels of integrity. Valid driver’s license and own transport .

Salary / Package

R850 000 - R900 000 per annum


Medical Aid, provident fund, performance bonus.