Contract Manager (Logistics / Supply Chain / Contract management) – Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa

Southern Africa
Posted 2 months ago

Reference No. CMDS

Contract Manager (Logistics / Supply Chain / Contract management) – Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa

Reference Number: CMDS

Job Description:

An opportunity with a large logistics company has arisen for a high caliber Contract Manager to manage logistical requirements for our client in the Kwazulu-Natal region.


  • Effective management of operational processes and contracts/service
  • Develop and maintain procedures which relate to day-to-day operational requirements
  • Ensure proper routing of deliveries and scheduling of vehicles to achieve delivery targets as per customer requirements.
  • Fleet management
  • Staff management
  • Ensure adherence to procedures pertaining to Loading and offloading procedures (as per client requirements)
  • Ensure adherence to safety and security standards
  • Identify, implement, and maintain site/ depot specific requirements as per legislation, policy and customer requirements
  • Undertake effective client relationship management
  • Audit the quality of service provided through personal interaction with the customer on an ongoing basis and timeous corrective action is taken when required
  • Monitoring and measuring Management of financial and administration requirements
  • Monitor and Manage costs
  • Undertake accurate and timeous forecasting
  • Screen all suppliers by comparing costs, quality products and BEE
  • Authorize and submit cash book payments so that the costs are correctly allocated
  • Report weekly on projects contract revenue, kilometers and profits
  • Monitor and reconcile
  • Report on performance of the contract monthly
  • Manage and control all assets that are acquired and disposed of according to the relevant procedure and ensure accurate recording Management of safety, health, environment and quality
  • Manage housekeeping, safety and quality by ensuring that all housekeeping audits are conducted regularly and that corrective action is taken if required. This includes

    • Condition of the vehicle
    • Appearance of drivers
    • Appearance of offices


  • Experience in a Mining environment would be an advantage
  • A tertiary degree in Road Transport or Logistics
  • 1-2 years’ experience as a Contract Manager


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Dylan Smuts

Recruitment Excutive

Banking and Finance


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