Transport Operations Assistant

Short Job Description: 

A boutique trading company based in Cape Town is looking for an enthusiastic logistics/supply chain graduate or a candidate with 2-3 years experience in shipping/logistics/freight forwarding, preferably in the mining/commodities sector. The successful candidate will be based in Claremont, Cape Town.

Job posting date: 
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Job Type: 
Graduate placement
Required skills: 
Other - Manufacturing, Logistics, Supply Chain
Required Qualification: 
Remuneration in ZAR: 
Remuneration term: 
Full Job Description: 

Role Responsibilities
• Updating and forwarding load out transport reports to various suppliers
• Allocation of truck batches on stock reports to supplier transport invoices
• Signing off on transport invoices.
• Participate in daily logistic planning meetings
• Support Logistics team with shipping instructions to warehouses for packing containers
• Support logistics team for shipment sampling
• Capturing daily movements of stock in required system
• Other transport and logistics activities that may be required
• Build relationships with suppliers
• Collaborate with logistics team members to ensure team objectives are met

What we would love to see:
• Ideally a candidate with 2-3 years experience in shipping/logistics/freight forwarding OR a
logistics/supply chain/transport Graduate with a desire to start a career in these areas in a fast
paced mining and commodities sector
• Experienced candidates must have a logistics/supply chain/transport degree and show post
qualification experience in these areas
• Someone who is a quick learner, takes initiative, works hard, can work in a changing, flexible
environment that is highly pressured and entrepreneurial
• A candidate who is passionate about logistics and wants to grow their career through the
opportunities we offer
• An enthusiastic individual who is excited to join a fast paced family size company and a team of
hard working and dedicated people

South Africa
Which province(s) does this job apply to: 
Western Cape
Cape Town

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