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Logistics Manager (SSLM)

Our client is looking for experienced Logistic Manager who will work with our organization that is a team of professionals to ensure that all imports and export are handled efficiently and in compliance with international and domestic regulations. They will also be responsible for managing the import and export process from start to finish, from working with suppliers to negotiating contracts and ensuring timely deliveries. The ideal candidate should have strong organizational, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills, as well as extensive experience in international trade and customs regulations.

Responsibilities

Coordinate import/export shipment activities, including customs clearance and documentation.
Develop and implement policies and procedures related to imports and exports.
Monitor and analyse import/export data to identify compliance issues and take corrective actions.
Maintain and update the import/export compliance database.
Monitor and report on international trade trends and developments.
Liaise with freight forwarders and other third parties to ensure timely and accurate import/export processes and paperwork.
Negotiate contracts with suppliers and customers.
Ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations related to imports and exports.
Develop and maintain relationships with foreign governments, customs authorities, and other relevant organizations.
Prepare and submit required reports to internal and external stakeholders.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, Logistics, Supply Chain Management, or related field
    • 5+ years of experience in import and export operations
    • Familiarity with international trade regulations and customs clearance processes
    • Excellent communication, negotiation, and problem-solving skills
    • Proficiency with MS Office and other computer software related to the field

Skillset

Logistics Management

Partnership Development

Partner Relationship Management

Procurement & Purchasing

Procurement Purchasing Strategic Sourcing Subcontracting Supplier Negotiation Supply Management

Project management

Project Coordination Stakeholder Management

Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP)

Sales & Operation Planning

Trading

Imports

Transport Operations Management

Customer Orientation

Demonstrating positive attitude towards resolution solving customer issues within timelines Understanding customer needs

Planning and organizing

Goal setting, planning and prioritization Taking timely actions to ensure obligations are met.

Relationship Building

Establishing rapport and building trust Growing network and relationships Nurturing long term relationships

 

 

 

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

To apply for this job email your details to sharonsmit@armstrongappointments.com