Logistics Manager

Reference FCLM-0036
Region LP
City Steelpoort
Contract Permanent
Hours Full time
Category Transport
Salary Market Related
Apply By 2020-03-14
Job Posted Date 2020-02-14


Our client is looking for someone to lead the Logistics team in providing safe and totally integrated logistical services and support to Marketing, Production and Finance




  • Manage SHEQ compliance within the Department through effective use of the Toolbox
  • Utilise the Information Management System (IMS) to initiate, investigate and report SHEQ status
  • Adhere to all related SOP's, PTO's and CTO's as per Training Matrix per position, SHEQ and company standards



Manage the Department:

  • Ensure an enabling climate/culture
  • Manage labour stability by minimising labour turnover
  • Labour complement in line with budget
  • Achieve HDSA/Female targets for the Department
  • Manage performance against set targets and competencies
  • Ensure IDP's are linked to performance results and implemented as per plan
  • Conduct career discussions and implement actions with all identified talent (quarterly)
  • Ensure discipline is maintained (absenteeism, lateness, overtime, misconduct, etc.)
  • Coach and counsel people to ensure improved performance levels
  • Conduct recruitment interviews


-    Ensure Customer Satisfaction


Logistics: ¬∑ Ensure the safe and environmentally friendly operation of the Logistics processes¬∑         Manage the Logistics processes

  • Ensure the Quality standards are maintained
  • Liaise with Production and Maintenance to ensure effective and efficient process flow


-    Jointly define annual service level agreements with site maintenance personnel

-    Put systems and controls in place that will ensure that the site is maintained: at specified performance and within prescribed technical & legal requirements, that will permit a safe and environmentally acceptable operation, and to meet the required production-rated capacity at minimum life cycle costs GROWTH

-    Manage Continuous Improvement through Operational Excellence

-    Manage improvement projects, including the SAP and MES Change Management initiatives as appropriate

SHAREHOLDER VALUE: Manage the Logistics budget

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Safety Leadership
  • Innovation
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Strategic Planning, Organising & Control
  • Results Orientation & Implementation
  • Systemic Problem Solving & Decision Making
  • Aligning Performance for Success
  • Building & Maintaining Relationships
  • Change Leadership
  • Financial & Entrepreneurial Insight
  • Acting with Integrity
  • Key customers: Marketing, Production, Admin, HR


Minimum qualifications:

  • B.Eng. /BSc. (Eng.) Degree or National Diploma
  • Master's Degree

How to Apply

Please forward your CV to Should you not be contacted within two weeks, kindly consider your application unsuccessful.