Managing Director

at Key Recruitment
Location Durban, South Africa
Date Posted January 30, 2022
Category Administration
Job Type Full-Time



Job Description

Highly reputable vehicle rental company known for delivering exceptional service seeks to employ a Managing Director with thorough knowledge of bulk chemical transport at a senior management level. Based in KZN.


For the position you would be required to have:


Relevant Bachelor’s degree in Business or Logistics Management

Minimum of 5 years’ Senior Management experience in the bulk chemical transport sector

Working knowledge of transport contracts

Pricing of chemical transport

Financial and operational performance reporting

Budgeting and strategy development

Customer service delivery

New business development

Responsibilities would include you to:


Overall responsibility for the efficient operation of all facets of the business ensuring stated performance objectives are met.

Provide guidance and strategic direction for the business to ensure growth in the identified market sectors whilst continually evaluating market opportunities as they develop.

Continual evaluation of accumulative performance through each year against annual business plan to meet or exceed goals.

Maintain an effective commercial presence in the market with existing clients as well as constant contact with new opportunities.

Constant evaluation of the existing fleet composition to ensure it meets the demands of the client base and effective forward planning of new fleet additions to take advantage of legislation and design innovations to improve trip performance over given routes.

Determine pricing policy, costings, establish contracts & rate maintenance with fluctuating fuel costs monthly & annual rate escalation.

Ensure a culture of Quality & Safety is always adhered to by all staff members whilst on duty.

Devise and implement a staff training & development plan.

Ensure all staff are guided by the Company Employee guidelines and ensure the Disciplinary code is always adhered to.

Oversee all statutory compliance responsibilities and ensure they are met.

All performance reporting to the Board


Interested candidates can send their CV