Logistics Coordinator, Stellenbosch

Thursday, 21 May, 2020
Chantel Mouton     +27 74 584 4866

We are looking for a competent Logistics Coordinator on behalf of our client, a well-established and reputable fruit exporting company, based in Stellenbosch.  In essence, this role ensures the smooth operation of a variety of channels aiming for maximum efficiency in the supply chain process of the exporting of the product.  A great asset for a Logistics Coordinator is their communication and negotiation skills. They are also well-versed in supply management principles and practices. The ideal candidate will have great record-keeping abilities and a customer-oriented approach.

Duties & responsibilities (include but not limited to):

  • Effectively executing role KPI’s, which includes:
    • Logistics Operations
    • Data management and capturing
    • Documentation distribution and collation
    • System maintenance
    • Forecasting
    • Cost Management
    • Weekly Operations Pack
  • Effective communication to all relevant internal and external stakeholders i.e. SCM Clients, Shipping Lines, Market Coordinators, Cost Accountants, etc.

Minimum requirements:

  • BComm in Logistics / Supply Chain Management
  • At least two years of experience as junior Logistics Coordinator or Stock Coordinator
  • Thorough knowledge of:
    • Product/pallet coding structures and cold store stock management processes
    • Company stock management systems such as QX/ LINC. Able to book, allocate stock, issue loading instructions, and confirm MR information in system
    • Export requirements and protocols
    • Shipping lines services/schedules in areas of operational
  • Basic knowledge of the export cost chain and ability to optimize service/cost for clients while maximizing company margins
  • Good communication and influence skills
  • Fluent in both Afrikaans and English
  • Own vehicle with valid drivers’ license
  • Living location in or around the area of Stellenbosch

Salary on offer:

  • Our client offers a negotiable CTC salary package, up to maximum approx. R35 000pm (dependent on candidate experience and qualifications)
  • Plus additional performance bonuses (13th, 14th & 15th cheques)

Applications to be sent to chantel@spencerrogers.co.za.  Please apply with an updated MS Word/PDF CV with suitable profile photo.

(Please note that we experience high volumes of candidates responding to our advertised vacancies. This makes it impossible for us to reply to each applicant individually. Should you not hear from us within a two week period after applying, please consider your application unsuccessful.)