Logistics Manager - Uitenhage

Automotive Supplier is seeking a Logistics Manager to perform the following:
REQUIRIMENTS
• B-Tech or B-Comm with Logistics/Supply Chain or similar
• Excellent Organizational and Leadership Skills with ability to lead and motivate a team
• Outstanding interpersonal skills
• Experience in automotive companies, mainly dealing with Customers
• Persistence and ability to influence others
MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES
• Responsible to input plant strategy, develops the Logistics Plant strategy according to higher- level strategies
• Implements Logistics plant organization structure according to global standards
• Implements and maintains global and regional standards and processes
• Derives Logistics plant targets from the higher level (global / regional) target and defines additional Supply Chain targets for the plant and ensures their achievement and initiates countermeasures
• Introduces sustainable Logistics processes into Process "Make & Deliver" (if required also Logistics planning into Process "Develop & Launch")
• Ensures compliance with global/regional standard processes and regulations
• Implements and ensures that customer requirements are met
• Ensures the implementation of the capacity planning tool in the plant
• Ensures the high quality of Logistics master data and that all interfaces are met; monitors the quality of Logistics master data and initiates countermeasures
• Optimizes Logistics processes and working capital according to BOSLE principles; increases delivery services
• Acts as contact person for customers, suppliers and service providers, transport forwarder on plant level
• Ensures proper securing of loads
• Promotes a respectful work environment maintaining a qualified, motivated and productive workforce and leads by example

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