31 Mar OPERATIONS/SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER (LOGISTICS, WAREHOUSE, PRODUCTION, PROCUREMENT) (Brackenfell, Cape Town)
R50,000 - R70,000 PM Neg
Company which imports, assembles and manufactures line items for the building industry/building materials and roofing products, seeks a battle-hardened Operations Manager to hands on manage Logistics, Warehouse, Production and Procurement Manager.
Although it is a production environment, a small part of the job is production, the main part of the business is importing, assembling and processing materials, storing them and then distributing them to the large warehouse and retail groups Nationally. This is a HO function, so we are looking for someone quite strategic, but also someone who can roll up their sleeves and get the work done. A big part of your function will be implementing, managing and enforcing systems and managing about 20 direct reports. You will be directly responsible for making risk assessments and managing shrinkage and waste.
Minimum of a Degree/NDip in Operations, Industrial Engineering or Supply Chain
10 years of hands-on experience as an Operations Manager for a National Concern and a good understanding of workflow or business practices.
Experience in complex negotiations, contracts management, finance and cost management.
You need to have an expert understanding of procurement Processes and Supply Chain, Forecasting and Planning.
You will need to build good bonds with vendors (hardware and retail chains).
You will need good computer skills and exposure to working on a ERP.
English and Afrikaans and own car.
If Operations is your passion and perfection is your mantra, this challenge is for you.
If you are thick-skinned, have a good work ethic and a good attitude
Email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org