Logistics Specialist

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1 month ago

Logistics Specialist

This national manufacturing company is currently looking for a Logistics Specialist for their East London plant, to co-ordinate and plan production requirements based on customer demands and order priorities.

This national manufacturing company is currently looking for a Logistics Specialist for their East London plant, to co-ordinate and plan production requirements based on customer demands and order priorities.
Forecast and control Raw Material requirements and procurement and ensure on time-finished goods deliveries to end customer.
Logistics of all inbound and outbound materials, Receiving and Dispatch.
Manage relationships with customers and key suppliers.


Minimum Qualification and Experience Required:



  • Matric.

  • Degree/Diploma in Supply Chain Management.

  • Receiving and dispatch experience.

  • Logistics of all Inbound and Outbound materials.

  • Complete basic business calculations.

  • Quality (ISO9001/TS16949 knowledge.

  • MS Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook).


Key Performance Areas:


Logistics:



  • Receiving customer demand and verify accuracy

  • Plan Raw material requirements based on demand

  • Ensure on time in full deliveries of raw materials

  • Ensure incoming raw materials quality procedures are followed

  • Assist in production planning

  • Ensure maintenance of required finished good stock levels

  • Ensure on time in full deliveries to customers

  • Co-ordinate and monitor the receiving of goods and raw materials into fixed stock locations, transfers to WIP and dispatch of finished

  • Maintain required inventory and finished good stock levels

  • Prepare raw material test certificates for laboratory

  • Ensure correct stock handling

  • Move, pack and maintain stock in the warehouse

  • Receive stores requisitions and co-ordinate issuing

  • Count stock for a stock take integrity check

  • Conduct Cycle counts


SHEQ:



  • Identify potential hazards and critical safety issues in the workplace

  • Address workplace hazards and risks

  • Work safely and use safety equipment

  • Comply with the requirements of the Logistics Quality Systems

  • Operate according to standard operating procedures and within the parameters of applicable legislation


Finance:



  • Monitoring, control and negotiating of raw material prices together with management

  • Monitoring and control of freight costs

  • Participate in the Audit process

  • Adhere to Financial Policies and Procedures

  • Protect company assets (working capital & fixed assets)

  • Detect and prevent fraud

  • Promote good Corporate Governance


Customer:



  • Interact with internal and external customers


Continuous Improvement:



  • Identify improvement opportunities and make recommendations for improvement.