Head of Operations (396820)

  • Permanent
  • Ref #396820JR
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa, Africa
  • Logistics
Employer Description

Logistics company in Cape Town

Job Description

Manage the operations strategy by driving business processes to achieve maximum quality, productivity and efficiency, monitor and control National Operations through intelligent planning in line with Company’s Service Level Agreement. To deliver efficient and cost-effective functionality and sustained profitability of the business operation and ensure the smooth and optimum running / use of company infrastructure.

Execute and Manage Operations.

Delivery Management.

Establish and maintain client relationships.

Strategic Human Resource Management.


Manage the company’s risk and compliance.

Health & Safety.



Grade 12/ Matric. Relevant 4 year Qualification in Logistics/ Business Management/ Business Administration or equivalent. Management Course/ Qualification. Management Development Program.


Min 8 years experience within logistics operational management. At least 2 years operational experience with exposure to e-commerce delivery networks, groceries or quick service restaurants. Aligned to solutions crafting, digital delivery platforms and e-commerce fulfilment. Strong understanding of software platforms, systems and continuous improvement. Strong planning and problem solving skills - determine strategies to move the organization forward, set goals, create and implement actions plans, and evaluate the process and results. Analytical Ability – Identifying problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions. Strategic Decision Making - Assess options and actions based on trends and conditions in the environment, and the vision and values of the organization. Strong organisational skills - Set priorities, develop a work schedule, monitor progress towards goals, and track details, data, information and activities.

Salary / Package

R1.5-R1.8 million annual ctc


Medical aid, provident fund, travel allowance, cell allowance