EXECUTIVE SEARCH STATUS: Current

POSITION: Head of Logistics

NATURE OF BUSINESS: Listed Retail Group

JOB LOCATION: Cape Town

 

SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY: Assume responsibility for Group logistics which encompasses the management of: fleet operations, Distribution Centre operations and facilities (both export and South African distribution centres), international trade and warehousing. Particular emphasis will be on providing strategic direction in order to optimize total net income for logistics, drive down the cost per crate and enhance operating performance. An additional key responsibility is the management of the e-commerce function for the Group.

 

KEY EXECUTIVE ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:

  • Must have a minimum of ten years’ experience in a logistics environment with at least six years in a senior management role
  • Must have experience in inbound and outbound logistics
  • Must have a proven track record in e-commerce
  • Must have responsibility for a division comprising at least 3 000 staff with financial responsibility for
    at least R40 billion of sales
  • ERP Systems Knowledge is essential

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Post Graduate Commercial Qualification (Master of Commerce/Honours)

     

Send your details in confidence to: megan.frankel@amropwoodburnmann.co.za

 

Note: Should you be interviewed by Amrop Woodburn Mann you will be asked to sign a consent form to permit us to verify your qualifications. Scanned copies of your degrees and diplomas may be asked for and can be sent to us when sending us your educational and career details.