Job Title
Logistics Team Leader
Employment Type
Full Time
3 to 5 years
Job Published
04 July 2022
Job Reference No.

Job Description

Reporting to the Logistics Manager, your main responsibilities will be to supervise and coordinate the logistics processes, and account for stock and system accuracy.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

Peak Season Focus:

  • Supervise logistic activities of raw product transport to and from cold stores and depots
  • Ensure constant flow of fruit to production as required per variety
  • Coordinate timeous and constant flow of raw material for production and that administration is accurate and updated and all totals accounted for
  • Control of empty bin movement
  • Ensure proper and sufficient cold storage space


  • Coordinate formal process from delivery of raw material to loading of final product
  • Administer CHEP account
  • Ensure ‘live’ system in correlation with what is in stock
  • Administer forklift maintenance according to plan and budget
  • Liasie with shipping department to confirm loading dates
  • Assist with preparation and accurate loading of containers as per specification 
  • Ensure stock is sorted as per each customer’s batch
  • Coordinate and administer nonconforming area in warehouse
  • Ensure tankfarm totals updated and communicated daily
  • Implement and manage final product movement procedure
  • Supervise GMP’s of logistical areas
  • Coordinate and administrate stock take (daily, weekly and monthly) are accurately done and captured on Syspro
  • Administer forklift maintenance according to plan and budget
  • Employee training and supervision

Our ideal candidate must have:

  • Relevant Degree in Logistics
  • Experience in the fruit industry beneficial
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a FMCG environment