Regional Supply Chain Manager ( Mining / Logistics / Procurement / O&M / Transportation / Warehouse ) – Africa

Western Africa#Southern Africa#Northern Africa#Central Africa
Posted 3 months ago

Reference No. 190 07 22 MNW

Reference Number: 190 07 22 MNW

Job Description:

Our client, an international mining service provider is seeking a Regional Supply Chain Manager to oversee their procurement and warehousing aspects, for their African Regions. The incumbent will be responsible for all activities related to logistics, inventory planning and control. The ideal incumbent will have extensive experience creating world-class supply chain management for companies that operate on a global basis.


  • Support supply chain transformation to an integrated global model including change management in the respective region and the ongoing evolution of the regional supply chain network, services and organization
  • Set performance targets, monitor, and report performance and ensure targets are met
  • Build a world-class supply chain within the region, with focus on supply chain efficiency & effectiveness
  • Maintain a tight link and strong collaboration with the Customer Centres and ensure ongoing improvement of supply chain services provides to them
  • Manage network of internal stakeholders
  • Manage and optimize transportation within the region (inbound and outbound)
  • Replenish and optimize consignment and services stocks inventory within the region.
  • Manage/oversee customs processing and trade compliance
  • Oversee warehouse management (pick, pack, ship, …) and implement continuous improvement in support of "Total Cost to Serve" and "OTIF Delivery"
  • Manage physical returns processing
  • Responsible for regional inventory management (based on targets defined by PSD and TLD divisions)
  • Contractual & Operational management of 3PLs (follow up on KPIs, ensure acceptable performance, review, and improve contractual conditions and manage business relationship with 3PLs)
  • Operational & facilities management of the companies managed Regional DC/Local DC facilities
  • Responsible for order processing and providing promise dates to customers
  • Ensure processing of replenishment and redistribution orders to Local DC, consignment and service stock
  • Provide invoicing and other documentation needed for shipments
  • Oversee expediting and claims management
  • Inbound supply planning (from suppliers and Global DCs in other regions)
  • Call offs
  • Local cc supplier selection in line with sourcing guidelines
  • Establish the Regional supply chain organization (hiring, training, onboarding, coaching, etc.). 
  • Manage the team and increasingly coach regional teams in the delivery of the transportation and supply chain goals and objectives
  • Ensure proper adherence to Safety, Health, Environment & Quality Assurance policies

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Must be a South African Citizen
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in similar field
  • BS in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, or equivalent experience.
  • Strong Supply Chain orientation

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent

If you wish to apply for the position please send your CV to Mitchill Wernich at

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Mitchill Wernich

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CA Mining

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