Altron TMT Careers – Logistics Manager

  • Full Time
  • Midrand

Website Altron

Job Description:

  • Control costs related to the generation of production plans, procurement, storage, handling and administration of stock
  • Determine, implement and monitor purchasing, storage and distribution strategies, policies and plans
  • Develop, direct and manage the logistics function
  • Liaise with other departments and customers concerning their specific requirements
  • Monitor and review storage and inventory systems to meet supply requirements and control stock levels
  • Negotiate contracts with suppliers to meet quality, cost and delivery requirements
  • Operate recording systems to track all movements of supplies and finished goods, and ensuring re-ordering and re-stocking at optimal times
  • Oversee the recording of purchase, storage and distribution transaction
  • Prepare and implement plans to maintain required stock levels at minimum cost

Job Responsibilities:

  • Meet expectations of external and internal customers
  • Regular liaison & negotiations with suppliers, vendors and custom clearance service providers
  • Manage faulty items process and ensure warranties and guarantees are in place and used
    Staff Leadership and Management
  • Manage the effective achievement of the logistics’ team’s objectives through effective leadership and by setting of individual objectives, managing performance, developing and motivating team to maximise performance.
  • Build and manage a high performing team by providing leadership, role clarity, training and career development.
  • Ensure open communication channels with staff and implement change management interventions where necessary.
  • Provide definition of roles, responsibilities, individual goals and performance objectives for the team.
  • Set KPIs and provide regular performance feedback through a well-defined and implemented performance review program within the business unit.
  • Encourage knowledge transfer through development and implementation of a knowledge transfer plan and drive continuous improvement philosophy through the knowledge transfer plan.
  • Identify, understand and manage personal development requirements as well as among team members
  • Promote an ‘Altron centric’ and ‘partnership approach’ to develop strong relationships with other working groups and ensure adherence to Group governance.
  • Ensure that appropriate governance systems are in place and in line with future requirements, i.e. policies, procedures
  • Lead and guide improvement projects that will increase profits or protect against risks in the function.
  • Manage stock quality and ISO requirements with regards ordering of parts (new and existing)
  • Establish and maintain the highest ethical standards in operations practices.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics or business related degree.
  • 6 years proven experience in Logistics Management  and Imports
  • Sound exposure in following fields: stock keeping and financial systems
  • Supplier and contract experience

Job Details:

Company: Altron

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Midrand

Application Deadline: N/A

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