Receiving Manager - Fruit Industry - Robertson

Friday, 24 December, 2021
Lee-Zanne Flaatten     0824188747

Job purpose: Plan, organize, or manage the work of subordinate staff to ensure that the work is accomplished in a manner consistent with organizational requirements.                                                


  • Determining, implementing, storage and distribution strategies, policies and plans.
  • Monitoring and reviewing storage and inventory systems to meet supply requirements and control stock levels.
  • Planning and directing daily operations.
  • Organizing stock in a manner that is efficient and saves energy
  • Daily stocktake of fruit in coldstore. Report any stock problems to System manager. Keep record of sign off copies from the stock takes.
  • Ensure efficient loading of bins to maximise the load mass of the transport. This is to minimize transport costs per load.
  • Liaise with production regarding the filling of orders.
  • Take responsibility for coldstore damages and facility protection.
  • Ensure that high Health & Safety practises is followed in work areas.
  • Follow correct cold chain and cooling procedures as set out by Company
  • Perform any other reasonable duties as requested by Management.
  • Ensure bins are placed correctly into loads according to destinations etc.
  • Ensure that trucks loading is clean according to standards before loading takes place
  • Impose discipline in area of responsibility                                      


  • Ability the work under pressure
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel (MS Office) will be a prerequisite
  • Previous experience in similar role
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Meticulous and detail orientated
  • Systematic organised with high work ethics
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Fluent English & Afrikaans written and verbal communication skills

Applications close on 6 January 2022. Please note that only shortlisted candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  If you have not heard from us within four weeks after the closing date, please accept that your application was unfortunately unsuccessful.