Purpose of the role is :
Manage and execute compliant transport and other supply chain solutions for company products and other products within the business, from their sources to their final destinations.
1. Cost-effective and lowest risk supply chain solutions
Interface with customers directly and manage delivery expectations accordingly.
Arrange loading of products at source sites.
Arrange transport through liaising with contracted and designated transporters.
Arrange for deliveries of products to customer sites.
Ensure support functions are maintained (sales orders, purchase orders, transfer orders, invoicing, recons, TMS, others)
Support the business in ensuring that the supply chain costs are within the budgeted parameters.
Support continuous improvement initiatives within the supply chain teams.
Ensure the HSE aspects and impacts are managed, maintained, and where possible, improved on.
Liaise with own and third party transporters, own and third party warehouses, and other relevant role players on all relevant business aspects.
2. Prevented / mitigated operational delivery risk
Support a safe and conducive work environment in the delivery and execution of operational plans within the supply chain logistics function.
Continuously support and work in improving the supply chain logistics service to the rest of the business.
Ensure compliance to all relevant policies, legislation and underwritten codes of practice.
Support all internal stakeholders in delivering and improving on the operational efficiency of the supply chain execution.
Manage transport related risks.
3. Client and internal stakeholder satisfaction
Deliver on OTIF targets through monitoring and improving on agreed targets. Work on developing and measuring these OTIF values, where needed.
Be willing and able to assist the business outside normal working hours, as dictated by the operational nature of this role.
Deliver a customer-focused service.
Investigate and resolve client issues within agreed time frames.
Maintain relationships with third party service providers.