Logistics and Purchasing Coordinator – Cape Town

  • Permanent
  • Ref #407223GNO
  • Posted 1 month ago
  • Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa, Africa
  • Logistics, Procurement
Employer Description

Our client is part of the  Metering Solutions industry.

Job Description

• Directing, optimizing, coordinating, and monitoring the full order cycle by strategically planning and managing logistics, warehouse, and  transportation services for the Company.
• Liaising and negotiating with clearing agents and freight companies;
• Liaise and negotiate with suppliers, manufacturers, retailers, and customers – including all
contract management and price negotiation.
• Liaise and continuously update the Sales Department and any other departments on their requests;
• Keep track of quality, quantity, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs and efficiency (coordinating with sales for forecasting);
• Arrange warehouse, catalogue goods, plan routes and process shipments;
• Meet cost, productivity, accuracy, and timeliness targets.
• Maintain metrics and analyse data to assess performance and implement improvements;
• Resolve any arising problems or complaints and ensure that no escalations take place;
• Comply with laws, regulations, and ISO requirements.

Qualifications

  • Degree/Diploma in Business Administration/ Logistics or Supply Chain.

Skills

  • Minimum of 5 years experience as a Logistics and Purchasing Coordinator.
  • SAP B1/SAP experience
  • Vehicle and valid drivers license
  • Based in Cape Town

Salary / Package

R25k Neg

Benefits

  • Pension paid at 8.4%
  • Medical aid paid at 75%