A leading Sudanese food manufacturing company looks for qualified candidates to fill the supply chain vacancies as following:

Job Title: Logistics Manager

Reporting to: Sr. Supply Chain Manager

Job Category: Managerial

Department: Supply Chain

Contract Type: Fixed

Job Purpose:

Accountable for Supply Chain Manager to ensure the right products are delivered to the right location on time, to the quality required and in the most cost effective way. Contribute to the creation and implementation of best practice logistics vision, strategy, policies, processes and procedures to aid and improve operational performance.

Main Responsibilities:

Plan, manage and evaluate logistics operations liaising with internal stakeholders, suppliers, logistics providers, transportation companies and customers.
Create and implement best practice logistics principles, policies and processes across the organization to improve operational and financial performance.
Deliver solutions to logistics problems while maintaining high levels of quality and service within budgetary requirements.
Monitor quality, quantity, delivery times, and transport costs.
Negotiate rates and contracts with transportation and logistics providers.
Select carriers/suppliers and monitor service against performance criteria.
Ensure carrier compliance with company policies or procedures for product transit or delivery.
Resolve problems concerning transportation, logistics systems, imports or exports or customer issues.
Review impact of logistics changes, such as routing, shipping modes, product volumes or carriers and report results to others.
Follow up the contractor performance regarding Clearance & Transportation and Aviation on regular basis and evaluate them according to company objectives.

Mission Critical Accountabilities

Clearance and transportation Monthly Report
Periodical Inventory Cycle Count Annual Result.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s: Business Administration, Supply Chain Management

Experience:

 Minimum 10 years previous experience in Supply chain, logistics, warehouse or any relevant role.

Job-related Knowledge:

Knowledge of purchase and procurement plans
Knowledge of local country tendering legislation
Knowledge of logistic and procurement policy, procedures and processes is mandatory.
In-depth understanding of the Sudan market and Company business strategy, goals and competitive environment

Technical Skills (Job Specific)

Experience in developing business processes, SLA’s, KPI’s and business rules
Experience of local and international clearance regulations is mandatory
Experience of handling, storing and reporting on perishable goods is mandatory

Job Category Competencies

Interpersonal Effectiveness: Networking, building and maintaining professional relationships and teams, clearly and effectively communicating with stakeholders
Result Focused: Drive and influence successful organizational outcomes
Customer-Focused: Providing service excellence to internal and/or external clients.
Leadership & People Management: Inspire, engage and develop our people

Competencies linked to Organizational Behavioral Capabilities, Values & Principles

Integrity: We’re professional and honest in working relationships, striving for fairness in the treatment of one another that ultimately affects the business outcomes and builds customers’ trust
Consistency: We’re committed to producing high-quality products and services, his/her team can always rely on him/her
Humanity: Through our work, we believe in giving our best to the people who work or interact with us.
Determination: We remain focused and positive and able to make an extra effort when necessary, without being negatively affected by negative feelings.
Progressiveness: We are committed & focused on and encouraging forward thinking and new ideas, embracing change, and continually enhancing the customer experience.

Deadline: 17 of October 2022

CVs to be sent to: [email protected] mentioning the job title