Our client in the FMCG industry is looking for a Logistics Manager to join their experienced team. Duties and Responsibilities: To manage the overall logistics and resources, both inbound and outbound, ensuring that rural operations are handled seamlessly. Ensure all logistics hub operations are operated in full compliance with all relevant and national legal standards regarding health and safety and the environment. Monitor the quality, quantity, cost, and efficiency of the movement and storage of inventory. Drive the implementation and improvements in operating processes and systems to optimize warehouse and transport efficiencies. Work closely with the rest of the logistics and business to ensure the delivery of integrated supply chain services that meet the business objectives of the company. Ensure stock take and regional branch audit processes are adhered to and managed in a proactive manner. Managing Transport managing system. Adhoc: implement logistics projects. Compile/have input in the rural logistics budget and manage costs to ensure lowest cost storage and distribution and optimal utilization of assets. Management and control of capital and operating costs and immovable assets within the scope of responsibility. Lead the logistics team towards meeting national strategic objectives and targets through regular communication and strategic guidance. Maintain a stable Industrial Relations climate through a constructive relationship with employees and all stakeholders. Retention of good employees, follow disciplinary and performance management processes to company standards. Ensure employees are adequately trained and developed to meet the need of the job. Key Skills Demonstrated people leadership and competency to manage a widely spread staff compliment. Candidate must be willing to travel nationally regularly – this includes long distances by car and time away from home. Job Role: Logistics Manager Industry: Transport / Shipping /Logistics Salary: Negotiable Required Skills 7 Years of Experience Qualifications CPT Based. Solid Logistics experience 5 – 10 yrs. FMCG experience. Manufacturing experience advantageous. Warehouse experience. Inbound and outbound.