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Supply Chain Director
Industrial Manufacturing
Johannesburg

Company Background:

Listed multi-billion Rand industrial manufacturing organisation

Position Summary:

The position reports to the Chief Operating Officer and has a total staff responsibility for a team of 30 people. The Supply Chain Director's key focus is on:

  • Designing, implementing and maintaining group supply chain strategy and tactical plans to align with Organisational goals and targets
  • Managing a procurement/logistics budget in excess of R2 billion

Key Attributes Sought:

 

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Logistics/Supply Chain) degree coupled with a Business qualification
  • At least five years management experience in the supply chain/logistics field in an industrial manufacturing environment with a turnover of about R100 million and employing in the region of 70 people
  • Intimate knowledge of all aspects of supply chain management, methodologies and processes
  • Experience of pulling together contracts and participating in tough negotiations with key suppliers
  • Well developed budgeting and financial control skills