Lo msebenzi uphelelwe. Closing date yawo ibi nge 18 ka January 2022.

Import Manager

Unitrans Recruitment - JHB, Gauteng

Full-Time | Logistics

Overview

An opportunity has arisen for an Import Manager to manage the import operations – air and sea - and maintain relations with all role-players in such a manner that strategic, profit and quality targets are achieved. Please refer to the minimum requirements, duties and responsibilities below for further information.

Responsibilities

a) Financial Control • Assist in Revenue forecasting • Projects are developed and action plans are compiled on a regular basis • Ensure compliance with Audit Report recommendations • Manage for optimal operational costs • Achievement of planned cash flow/profit • Identifying cost-saving opportunities • b) Service Delivery and Manage Service Providers • Regular contact with customers • Liaison between customer and service provider • Attend to special client needs • Manage the performance of the service provider against agreed KPA’s • Ensure understanding/knowledge of operating conditions and facilities of suppliers - Ensure that status reports are received • Produce departmental report for submission to management by the 5th of each month • Provide departmental statistics • Ensure invoicing to customers is timely and error free • Implement corrective action where errors occur c) Marketing and customer relations • Ensure and maintain excellent ongoing relationships with clients, agents, ocean representatives, freight forwarders, custom brokers, local pick-up and delivery companies, trucking companies, and line haul companies • Regular visits/meetings with suppliers and customers • Provide input into marketing strategies of the BU • Strive to achieve a 0% defection rate • Understanding and Analyse current client’s business cycles and propose additional opportunities and value to maximise support • Manage Service Level Agreements/ Standard Operation Procedures for customers

Requirements

• Diploma / NQF level 6 • Up to 5 years’ experience

Lo msebenzi uphelelwe. Closing date yawo ibi nge 18 ka January 2022.