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Supply Chain Coordinator: Africa (ERP / logistics / stock / imports /exports)

My client is a supplier and service provider to the mining sector in Africa. They are currentlyCA Mining Mining Review Africa seeking a Supply Chain Coordinator responsible for ensuring the supply of goods to their Operations in Africa on time, according to specifications and lower costs.


  • Set up the organisation of operational logistics to back up the Regional sales strategy, optimise logistics organisational costs through a transversal action plan, anticipates the logistical needs of the market targeted by the General Manager: Africa
  • Control Supply Chain to all African countries
  • Liaise with EMEA Hub on all push orders
  • Assist EMEA Hub with stock requirements for Africa
  • Liaise with all non-EMEA Hub suppliers regarding agreements, pricing, deliveries etc.
  • Manage the stock level (budget and actual) and optimize the stock level in the African countries
  • Manage all urgent orders for African countries
  • Facilitate all inspections for stock out of South Africa to ensure optimal delivery times
  • Support the minimum stock levels within the availability requirements of the commercial team
  • Responsible of the Supply Chain Dept. Performance, and defines KPIs and balance the cost v. service provided to customers.


  • Grade 12 and Supply Chain / Logistic Management qualification
  • AT least 5 years’ experience in a similar role and experience working with ERP system
  • Good understanding of HG Codes, Imports and Exports
  • Fluency in English
  • Budget planning and forecasting and management reporting
  • Time management, prioritize & multi task
  • Problem solving and “Out of the box” thinking
  • Negotiations and communication skills
  • Knowledge of ERP Systems (accpac / syspro)
  • Integrated supply chain and logistics understanding

Contractual information:

  • Local contract in South Africa
  • Location: Johannesburg
  • CTC salary includes medical aid and provident fund contribution and car allowance
  • Start date: 1 December 2016