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Operations Manager - Durban, South Africa

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #6456
Job Location Durban, South Africa
Company Type Wholesale/FMCG
Job Role Operations Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary R30 000.00 CTC

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 3
Residence Location Durban, South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality South African Resident or Permit Holder
Degree Relevant Degree or Diploma

Job Description

25Oct
Durban, South Africa
  • Job Status: CVs Submitted - Awaiting Feedback from Client

Our Client is looking for a strong, dynamic Operations Manager to join their team in KNZ, Durban.


The successful candidate will be responsible for the effective management of
The KZN Depot o warehousing and distribution function
warehousing offices
Stocks replenishment to the KZN supply region
Plan and resource for distribution, warehouse and fleet effectiveness and efficiency
Stock controlling, for zero losses, and 100% availability, in adherence to bonded facility requirements
Forward and reverse logistics between all depots and manufacturing plants
Leverage a range of operations information systems, including the SAP ERP system
Measurement of key performance indicators against operating standards, reacting for improvement
Full compliance against all legal, health & safety, hygiene and security regulations
Set and manage to operations budgets and determine annual capital asset acquisition needs
Manage key financial leverage areas including the Owner Drive Scheme, Road transport and other overheads
Negotiate supply / service / lease contracts, oversee payments and performance to service level agreements
Build Customer Partnership ethos through effective planning, service and communication platforms
Analyse Customer Satisfaction Monitors, applying a cost vs benefit assessment
Recruit, retain and where appropriate, recycle, a diverse workforce, applying key HR imperatives and policies, in line with business strategy
Review human resourcing structures, effecting necessary changes for optimal performance
Proactively coach and develop team members, nurturing the right skills, resources and experience
Manage IR climate in accordance with Union Recognition Agreements and the law


Key Skills
Hands on experience with warehouse management software and databases
Strong leadership attributes and proven ability in staff management
Strong decision making and problem solving skills
Excellent communication skills

  • Job Role: Operations Manager
  • Industry: Transport / Shipping /Logistics
  • Salary: R30 000.00 CTC

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Matric with relevant three year diploma/degree in logistics, supply chain management or business administration
At least 3 years proven operations management experience

Additional Requirements

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