Distribution Controller

Boardroom Appointments

cape town

Boardroom Appointments

Distribution Controller

Boardroom Appointments

  • R Undisclosed
  • Permanent Senior position
  • Cape Town, Western Cape
  • Posted 21 Jun 2022 by Boardroom Appointments
  • Expires in 29 days
  • Job 2471654 - Ref JHB004501

About the position

Our client is looking for a Distribution Controller to be responsible for the optimal distribution and collection of product while ensuring the optimal utilization of the vehicle fleet to meet business needs whilst maximizing efficiency and minimizing costs. May participate in the development of the strategies of the business and understands the need for an effective transportation and distribution function to support them.
Education and Minimum Requirements:

  • Matric

  • Tertiary qualification in Supply Chain / Transport Management


Competencies:

  • Planning and Organizing

  • Policy and procedures

  • Action Planning

  • Review and Reporting

  • Data Collection and Analysis

  • Traffic and Vehicle Planning

  • Verbal Communication

  • Work Scheduling

  • Computer Skills

  • Logistics

  • Numerical Skills

  • Production Quality

  • Adaptive Mind-set

  • Negotiation

  • Project Management

  • Workflow Management



Responsibilities

  • Optimal deliveries/collections

  • Managing the distribution of products and collection of incoming raw materials (where applicable)

  • Developing and confirming schedules Coordinating drivers, vehicles, loads and journeys

  • Managing the Debriefing process of returning vehicles with empty containers and failed deliveries. Managing the operation of appropriate IT Planning systems

  • Managing the maintenance of vehicles and forklifts

  • Negotiating and agreeing contracts

  • Manage relationships to Service providers for Forklifts and trucks Compliant logistics operations

  • Preparing paperwork for regulatory bodies (Including licensing of vehicles)

  • Ensuring health and safety standards are met

  • Compliance with company’s policies and vision Enabled logistics operations Liaising with and managing staff and shifts

  • Overseeing distribution staff and fleet and maintenance of vehicles and forklifts Optimisation of fleet and forklift utilization

  • Interact with Staff who are users of Forklifts and Trucks to ensure safe and efficient usage thereof


Please visit our website at [URL Removed]  for more details and to register your C.V.

Desired Skills:

  • • Planning and Organizing
  • • Action Planning
  • • Review and Reporting

Boardroom Appointments

About the agency

A brief history & description of services:•Boardroom Appointments was founded by our current CEO, Ms. Maria Ferreira in 1989•Boardroom Appointments is a Level 1 category B-BBEE 135% contributor•Growing team of Specialist Consultants and Contract Managers have placed professionals throughout all levels and industries•We have a clear understanding of Permanent Recruitment & Temporary Employment Services•Dedicated Site Management take care of and ensure legal compliance regarding Labour / Business process Outsourcing (BPO), Human Resources, Labour Relations, Industrial Relations, Skills & Training, Payroll & Admin, Basic Conditions of Employment Act (BCEA), the Labour Relations Act (LRA) and Bargaining Councils rulings•Our 26 years of experience, bulging databases, address books and incredible national networks enable us to recruit, place and manage all levels of staff including:CEO’s, Managing Directors, CFO’s, COO’s HR Directors, Production Directors, Call Centre Management, Call Centre Agents (Inbound / Outbound), Supervisors, Information Technology specialists, SAP Consultants, Engineers, Project Engineers, Project Managers, Automotive Specialists, Telecommunication Specialists, Locums, Pharmacists, Pharmacist Assistants, Marketing & Sales, Logistics & Distribution and Production Staff including Artisans, Semi-skilled and General Workers.•Our Specialist Consultants cater for each individual clients need;Boardroom Appointments is a strong, well-recognised brand and has formed strategic business partnerships with a multitude of leading blue chip JSE listed companies. We focus on QUALITY and not quantity and strive to find only the best candidates for our clients and save our clients time, effort and energy through a personalised customised service level.Boardroom Appointments provides clients with a range of service offerings.We provide clients with a variety of additional benefits that make our services unlike any other. We have staff transportation facilities, a cross-country network of experience, Contract Managers and a service centre that gives us the ability to handle high volumes of client requests.

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Expires in 28 days

About the position

Our client is looking for a Distribution Controller to be responsible for the optimal distribution and collection of product while ensuring the optimal utilization of the vehicle fleet to meet business needs whilst maximizing efficiency and minimizing costs. May participate in the development of the strategies of the business and understands the need for an effective transportation and distribution function to support them.
Education and Minimum Requirements:

  • Matric

  • Tertiary qualification in Supply Chain / Transport Management


Competencies:

  • Planning and Organizing

  • Policy and procedures

  • Action Planning

  • Review and Reporting

  • Data Collection and Analysis

  • Traffic and Vehicle Planning

  • Verbal Communication

  • Work Scheduling

  • Computer Skills

  • Logistics

  • Numerical Skills

  • Production Quality

  • Adaptive Mind-set

  • Negotiation

  • Project Management

  • Workflow Management



Responsibilities

  • Optimal deliveries/collections

  • Managing the distribution of products and collection of incoming raw materials (where applicable)

  • Developing and confirming schedules Coordinating drivers, vehicles, loads and journeys

  • Managing the Debriefing process of returning vehicles with empty containers and failed deliveries. Managing the operation of appropriate IT Planning systems

  • Managing the maintenance of vehicles and forklifts

  • Negotiating and agreeing contracts

  • Manage relationships to Service providers for Forklifts and trucks Compliant logistics operations

  • Preparing paperwork for regulatory bodies (Including licensing of vehicles)

  • Ensuring health and safety standards are met

  • Compliance with company’s policies and vision Enabled logistics operations Liaising with and managing staff and shifts

  • Overseeing distribution staff and fleet and maintenance of vehicles and forklifts Optimisation of fleet and forklift utilization

  • Interact with Staff who are users of Forklifts and Trucks to ensure safe and efficient usage thereof


Please visit our website at [URL Removed]  for more details and to register your C.V.

Desired Skills:

  • • Planning and Organizing
  • • Action Planning
  • • Review and Reporting





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