Logistics Planner

Full-time
Logistics Planner
TWK Agri
Piet Retief, Mpumalanga
Permanent

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Posted 01 October 2021 – Closing Date 17 October 2021

Job Details

Job Description

TWK Agri has the following vacancy available: Logistics Planner at Piet Retief, Mpumalanga.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Responsible for co-ordinating and planning of transport/logistics services
  • Ensuring that all deliveries are done in the most cost-effective way and achieving the highest possible level of customer service
  • Communicate estimated time of deliveries timeously to customers
  • Compile daily report on orders processed
  • Check orders delivered with no feedback and follow up with transporters
  • Ensure outstanding feedback on loads completed
  • Resolve customer queries regarding in-transit damaged goods
  • Report missing rates and complete rate request forms accurately
  • Accountable to ensure returns are scheduled and processed correctly
  • Responsible for follow up and resolution of incorrect dates on sales orders
  • Manage planning, flexibility to do cross pollination planning
  • Work effectively in a team to enhance team performance
  • Provide and receive constructive feedback to and from transporters and customers, reporting to OPS lead
  • Participate in planning sessions
  • Build strong relationships with transporters
  • Communicate positively in OPS centre to align vehicles
  • Willing to work overtime when required

Qualifications and Skills

  • Matric / Grade 12
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in transport/logistics
  • Experience and qualifications in logistics or related industry
  • Computer literate
  • Driver’s license
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Strong communication skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Team player