A leading logistics company situated in Gauteng is urgently seeking the expertise of an experienced General Manager to join their team of professionals.
- Planning and Organizing:
- Responsible for the short-, medium- and long-term planning for the business units under the incumbents control including operations, finance, administration, marketing, SHERQ. IT requirements and profitability.
- Establish reliable forecasts for the BU’s monthly and over 1, 3 and 5 years.
- Business Development:
- Responsible for developing, establishing, securing, and maintaining business opportunities for the BU’s, in consultation with Business Development.
- Explore opportunities and the validity of new business options related to the business units. Initiate proposals, coordinating and developing these into real opportunities.
- Customer Service:
- Liaise and participate with the clients of the various business units in so doing building and maintaining good client relationships.
- Ensure that the respective business units’ pricing is competitive within the market whilst remaining profitable and keeping/securing business.
- Ensure sound planning, avoiding surprises resulting in less profitability.
- Ensure that staff are adequately trained to affect the highest operational standards.
- Ensure that available equipment is in good order, relevant to the type of work being done, and follow a sound replacement program.
- Industrial Relations
- Operational Administration
- BCom in Logistics or National Diploma in Materials Handling, Logistics, Industrial Engineering
- Minimum of 10 years’ experience in a broad spectrum of management, preferably in a Logistics or Supply Chain Environment
If you meet the above requirements and want to make a career-changing move, apply today by either filling in the online application form or by emailing your CV to email@example.com
Please note that correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates for this position.
Please consider your application unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 3 days