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Should be currently handling the entire Logistics of a large, geographically dispersed company, preferably in the perishables industry / FMCG industry / courier or transportation industry.
Ability to plan, distribute, and control shipments to various warehouses and customers within the time standards laid down by the company, at the optimum cost.
Should be familiar with modern material handling methods and should have used technology and specialized software to improve productivity and reduce damages during storage and distribution of goods.
Should ensure optimum utilization of all distribution and transport resources. Should also develop alternate and innovative methods of distribution, keeping in mind the company's needs for quick distribution at minimum cost.
Should have good negotiating skills for finalizing transportation rates with transport and shipping companies.
Should be familiar with computerised Logistics operations and should utilize the company's ERP system effectively to improve the Logistics function.
Should be able to develop and help dealers in improving their material handling methods to reduce damages.
Should monitor and control overheads and operating expenses.
Should prepare an Annual budget for the Logistics function for approval by Management.
Should carry out periodic inventory checks as per company norms.
Should provide periodic information to Management regarding Logistics activities and develop standards for evaluating the efficiency of the department.
This is a Senior Management position and there are excellent prospects for career growth and advancement.
Knowledge of importing and forwarding.
Experienced in multi-drop transport management.
Ability to manage a number of projects and initiatives simultaneously.
Excellent of knowledge of Excel and related specialist logistics software.
Proficient with Oracle and ERP systems.
Up to date with all legislation regarding Road Transport Operations, i.e. drivers hours, etc.
Comprehensive understanding of Contract Law and Standard Transport Terms and Conditions.
Planning and Supply Chain management experience.
Extensive knowledge of the freight and transport industries.
Effective time management skills with the ability to prioritize.
Able to use route planning and scheduling software.
Retail logistic experience.
- Job Location:
- Jeddah , Saudi Arabia
- Company Industry:
- FMCG; Retail/Wholesale; Sales
- Company Type:
- Employer (Private Sector)
- Job Role:
- Joining Date:
- Employment Status:
- Full time
- Employment Type:
- Monthly Salary Range:
- Manages Others:
- Number of Vacancies:
- Career Level:
- Mid Career
- Years of Experience:
- Min: 10 Max: 15
- Residence Location:
- Saudi Arabia
- Bachelor's degree / higher diploma
About This Company
Abdul Latif Jameel Electronics and Air-conditioning Co., Ltd. is part of the world renowned ALJ Group, which is one of the largest private sector undertakings in Saudi Arabia with offices in Europe, UK, China, Japan, India, Lebanon, Morocco, Turkey, Syria, Algeria, etc. We are the sole distributors for prestigious brands like Toshiba, Sharp, Dora, White Westinghouse and a host of other renowned international brands like Toyota, Lexus and Daihatsu.
Over the past few years Abdul Latif Jameel Electronics and Air-conditioning Co., Ltd. has gone through an accelerated growth phase. Today, as it plans to enlarge and deepen its’ footprint across the Globe it is looking for young, talented, ambitious and clear-headed professionals to fill up the following position based in Jeddah.