KINDLY NOTE: ONLY TMS Lead consultant/ Implementation specialist
/ TMS Functional Leads with PLATO or FLO or Freightware or other TMS system implementation experience in the Transport Planning, Logistics and Transport optimisation space qualify for this role

Your role: Functional Specialist (Transport management System)

Your purpose:

  • Technical project Manage and implement various Transport Optinaistaion software systems (PLATO, Flo ro Freightware) projects at gain share (mostly) clients.
  • Responsible for the design, implementation and support of Logistics Control Tower solutions across Southern Africa
  • Management of various external & internal projects
  • Coordination of development teams
  • Business analysis incl. defining requirements, businesses processes and system enablement
  • Chair weekly & monthly progress meetings with clients.
  • Ensure adequate traction/ progress and acceptance at the client.
  • Make visible to client improvements and opportunities as a result of our service offering.
  • Provide a link between the Contract plan and the customer operational execution in a manner that facilitates improved adherence to plan and improved customer relationships
  • Identification of Continuous Improvement opportunities and assisting with implementation of initiatives

Your KPA’s

  • TMS technical implementation
  • process automation: identify, coordinate and implement technology for process automation
  • project management: project implementation of new sites and managing the changeover process
  • invoicing and po requests from site
  • site management responsibilities:highlight compliance issues,timeous resolution of site issues


  • B.Eng ( Industrial Enigneering) or Bachelors Comm Degree Supply Chain, Transport Economics, Computer Science or Maths . Honours or Masters would be advantageous
  • At least 5 years supply chain and Transport continuos improvement and PLATO Transport planning systems implementation
  • TMS functional lead experience is essential backed by solid operational experience
  • You must have a background in both consulting or continuos improvement together with strong TMS planning,
  • Experience impelementing large supply chain systems is an advantage
  • Plato would be preferred however any other TMS software will suffice.
  • Broad industry sector experience is preferred.
  • Very responsive in nature with high levels of urgency

Focused on acquiring the top talent in the industry, salary parameters are guides.


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Desired Skills:

  • Plato
  • TMS
  • Route planning
  • Transport planning
  • implementation
  • technical lead
  • Roadshow
  • Freightware

Desired Work Experience:

  • 5 to 10 years

Desired Qualification Level:

  • Degree

About The Employer:

A Supply chain consulting and technology business , the company is software agnostic and growing at a steady rate. With a significant number of Logistics Achievers awards amongst the team, the Group provides design, implementation and support services in the areas of supply chain modelling, supply chain planning, supply chain execution and enterprise visibility. Operating across almost every industry sector, in 14 countries, this SA grown business is a proud testament to talent and hard work.

Employer & Job Benefits:

  • Travel reimbursement
  • Laptop
  • performance bonus
  • CTC package
  • Excellent performance bonus

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