Transport Manager – Frozen/Chilled Food Industry

Our client, a Cold Store facility is looking for the expertise of a Transport Manager for their Johannesburg Branch. Experience working in the Frozen/Chilled Food Industry is essential.To implement the transport operational plan, manage the day-to day transport operations, market the companys brand nationally and ensure the Health & Safety of the Transport Department by investing in own personal development and driving performance excellence.Requirements: NQF Level 6 or 7 qualifications in Supply Chain and/or Distribution Logistics and/or Commerce and or Transport and Road Freight.More than 5 years experience in a high-volume Transport Operation within the Frozen/Chilled Food Industry essential.Own reliable vehicle with valid drivers licenseClear criminal and credit checksPassed medical exams Knowledge: Health and Safety ActNational Road Traffic Act Technical understanding of refrigerated loading specificationsUnderstanding of how to manage a large delivery fleet (50 vehicles)Knowledge about the Food Safety Management Systems Skills: Logistics MarketingStrategy and Operational Planning experienceReporting skillsLarge volume of frozen food delivery skillsFinancial control and reportingBudgeting skillsMS Office (Intermediate)Safety ManagementWorking conditions:Working in Sub-Zero temperaturesWorking long hours and weekends
Johannesburg, GT, ZA