We are currently recruiting for a dynamic, energetic and strong individual who can run the daily operations in the Dispatch Department. The position oversees the professional growth and development of the department. 

Duties:

  • Supervising.
  • Coordinating.
  • Providing leadership to the dispatch and collections department.  
  • Maintain an awareness of the daily operational needs of the department.
  • Shifting priorities as necessary.
  • Ensure that the department functions efficiently and effectively. 

Requirements

  • Grade 12 / Matric essential
  • Qualification in warehouse/logistics (beneficial but not essential)
  • Minimum of 5 – 8 years’ experience in a warehouse dispatch and/or collections field.
  • At least 2-3 years supervisory experience, or proof of consistent career advancement to qualify for advancement to a Supervisor.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of routing/logistics to meet the daily goals set by management and the expectations of the customer.
  • Computer literate (Word, Excel, Outlook, SAP – beneficial)

Skills

  • Lead by example with the ability to initiate and maintain a positive working relationship with all employees
  • Ability to motivate employees to meet departmental goals and ensure employee productivity.
  • Ability to analyze any internal performance related issues and proactively work to resolve them.
  • Leadership and decision-making skills.
  • Adaptable and supportive of change.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Coaching skills necessary to motivate and develop team members.
  • Strong problem solving and organisational skills.
  • Excellent command of the English language
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent Mathematical and literacy skills

Remuneration

  • Market Related
Job Category: Logistics
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Johannesburg

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