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Meat Corporation of Namibia (Meatco) is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification

Logistics & Distribution Coordinator

Back to list Date Posted

26 Apr 2019

Deadline

10 May 2019

Days Left before deadline

-46

Description

 

THE MEAT CORPORATION OF NAMIBIA (MEATCO)

 

Meatco, an equal opportunity employer, is a progressive organisation involved in the production, processing, upgrading and marketing of red meat and associated by-products.

 

                                                   Logistics & Distribution Coordinator at Meatco Wholesale

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor Degree in Supply Chain, transportation, Logistics, Business Admin, or related field.
  • Three (3) years' proven work experience in Logistics and distribution.
  •  Mechanical understanding of vehicles and containers.
  • Knowledge of organisational effectiveness and operations management.
  • Experience in Budget development and management.
  • Familiarity with business and financial principles and practices.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Knowledge of ISO/HACCP/GMP and Health and Safety procedures.
  • Should be customer orientated, have the ability to plan ahead and deal with unexpected changes.
  • Excellent managerial and logical reasoning skills.
  • Strong work ethic and ability to work unsupervised.
  • Valid driver's license (Code BE), (Code C or CE) would be an advantage.
  • Must be computer literate on an advance level. (MS-Office)

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Develop and document standard operating procedures.
  • Plan and control inventory and ensure warehouse efficiency.
  • Continuous improvement of operational systems processes and practices.
  • Maintain physical condition of warehouse.
  • Review and analyse budgets, monitor expenditure and daily operations.
  • Examine financial data and improve profitability.
  • Manage vehicle fleet and develop and confirm schedule.
  • Coordinate all shipments, drivers, vehicles and loads.
  • Respond to shipping complaints, lost items, claims and damages.
  • Negotiate third party contracts and rates.
  • Determine needs for expansion of routes and schedules.
  • Safeguard warehouse operations and content.
  • Understand and development of e-commerce.
  • Stock and waste management.
  • Responsible for intervene of employees, training, motivation, performance evaluation, discipline and grievance

 

                                                                Closing date:   10th May 2019

 

Application Letter accompanied by a detailed CV which reflects career outline to date should be forwarded to:

 

Meatco, Namibia, Human Resource Department, P.O Box 2166, Windhoek, or Hand delivered to Meatco, Windhoek Abattoir, Sheffield Street, Northern Industrial Area for Attention: HR Coordinator Windhoek Factory.

 

NO E-MAILED APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

ONLY SHORT-LISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE NOTIFIED

                                                                  NO DOCUMENTS WILL BE RETURNED

Meatco is an equal opportunity employer and persons from previously disadvantaged groups are especially invited to apply