An exciting opportunity has become available for a Production Planning and Logistics Head in Durban.

Purpose of the position
Provide and manage a competent and overall service to the company in relation to inbound and outbound logistics; production planning and management of external stakeholder (suppliers and customers) relationships.

Responsibilities

  • Manage our production planning and logistics department
  • Lead and manage staff and available resources
  • Ensure compliance of the business with relevant regulations in this field
  • Manage and oversee departmental budget
  • Develop, implement, and manage policies and processes of the department
  • Identify and manage risks associated with the role
  • Manage an effective production planning system
  • Purchasing of raw material
  • Manage the supply chain of the business, from raw material inventory to finished goods, including the despatching thereof
  • Provide management expertise to the facility, representing customers and other facilities internally

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree / Diploma in Logistics
  • 3 – 5 Years’ experience in Logistics management role
  • Preferable a person who has worked with OEM customers
  • Experienced in dealing with suppliers and customers at global level
  • Experience in managing staff and available resources
  • Strong understanding of global logistics compliance requirements and shipments
  • Good organisational and leadership skill

Desired Skills:

  • Logistics manager
  • automotive
  • Production

Desired Qualification Level:

  • Diploma

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