Supply Chain Manager

Reference: 9412 MLR
Consultant: Michelle le Roux 

Job Description: 

  • Manage, analyse and report on sales and operations (S&OP) plan.
  • Optimisation and execution of production orders and procurement.
  • Supplier performance evaluation and lead time management.
  • Manage inventories to optimise service levels and order fulfilment.
  • Coordinate import and export documentation and transportation.
  • Accurate order entries and customer expectation management.
  • Ensure a high level customer satisfaction and engagement.
  • Analysis on late lines to achieve consistent on time delivery (OTD).
  • Manage controls and procedures for accurate inventory management.
  • Analyse and manage safety stock, inventory value and days of supply (DOS).
  • Ensure efficient and correct assembly of sprinklers and system components.
  • Provide direction and support to the Nelspruit branch.
  • Monitor, analyse and report on key performance indicators (KPIs).
  • Determine CAPEX requirements, control expenses and analyse deviations.
  • Create training and development plans for personnel based on operational requirements.
  • Analyse cross-organisation activities to ensure holistic optimisation of processes.
  • Provide leadership to develop motivated and high performance teams.
  • Drive and create a culture of operational excellence and continuous improvement.
  • Develop and ensure adherence to health, safety and environmental (HSE) best practices.

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, industrial engineering or related field.
  • 8+ years’ experience in a supply chain environment.
  • 5+ years’ management experience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and SAP.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent leadership to provide direction, inspire and motivate team members.
  • Strong work ethic and able to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills to main strong relationships.
  • Able to understand and analyse complex logistical processes across organisational functions.

How to Apply: 

  • Email your comprehensive CV to exceedhr@exceed.co.za. 
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered in order to avoid duplicity on our system. 
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice. 
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.