Logistics Expeditor (Available Immediately)
Abantu Staffing Solutions
Eastern Cape, South Africa
3d ago
source : findojobs-za

Position Summary : Responsible for the complete availability of material, ensuring minimal cost of transportation and facilitating the efficient movement of material and goods. Responsibilities :

  • Set up a controlled ordering system which will ensure timeous placement of scheduled orders to Local and Overseas Suppliers.
  • Regular weekly / monthly releases to suppliers verify against parts lists / suppliers and cumulative call off versus average monthly consumption.
  • Ensure 100% availability of goods
  • Ensure minimal cost of transportation
  • Balance material availability, inventory turns and freight
  • Ensure data accuracy (stocks, bill of material and planning figures)
  • Avoid obsolete material
  • Weekly excess / slow moving stock audit against agreed parameters.
  • Weekly audit of stock values in comparison with agreed targets.
  • Supplier delivery performance reports must be generated either weekly or monthly.
  • Ensure control system for customs documentation is maintained at all times.
  • Implement and maintain a control system for imported stock as per customs & excise requirements.
  • Co Ordinate the delivery of containers to warehouse.
  • Ensure that the necessary documentation is handed over to warehouse.
  • Assist receiving department with processing queries of supplier documents.
  • Assist Finance department with any queries relating to supplied parts.
  • Ensure SMRR documents are communicated with imported suppliers as well as processed on MFG Pro and shortfall component orders raised.
  • Advice UTI on parts that need to collected on an urgent basis as well as method of transport.
  • Maintain verification and control system with warehouses of purchased components.
  • Implement and maintain weekly control of ECR changes in accordance with BOS - : Run Out / Run In Control and balance out claims.
  • Implement & maintain control of premium freight charges in accordance with BOS and plant requirements.
  • Assist with regular static data audits on MFG PRO in order to maintain an up to date data base at all times.
  • Assist with stock counts as and when required.
  • Develop and implement plans for the reduction of inventory and carry cost in line with agreed objectives without compromising service levels.
  • Responsible for ensuring optimum inventory levels are maintained in accordance with parameters set by the Logistics Manager or Plant Manager.
  • Required Education and Experience :

  • Post Matric qualification in logistics or related field
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in similar role
  • 3 years’ experience in Automotive Environment (Preferable)
  • Experience in Freight Transportation
  • Working Knowledge of Logistics policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of material flow (FIFO, KANBAN, JIT and JTDS) Desired Skills :
  • Planning and organizing skills
  • Advanced computer literacy
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Decision making / problem solving skills
  • Ability to cope with stressful situations If you want to apply for the advertised job, please contact the company at the top of the page.
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