Operations Manager

at Key Recruitment
Published July 17, 2022
Location Durban, South Africa
Category Management  
Job Type Full-Time  



Job Description

Highly reputable vehicle rental company known for delivering exceptional service seeks to employ an Operations Manager with sound knowledge of bulk chemical transport. Based in KZN


For the position you would be required to have:


Minimum of Matric/ Grade12

Tertiary qualification in logistics/transport management advantageous

Minimum of 4 years’ experience in a supervisory/ management role in the transport industry

Knowledge/ experience of chemical tanker transport

Understand compatibility between previous product and next product to be loaded: avoid contamination

Responsibilities would include you to:


Manage the operations office, operations controller team and driver team

Manage and improve operational management systems, processes and best practices

Manage client relations and serve as primary day-to-day contact for external clients

Plan the shipment of liquid bulk commodities from customer to end user

Manage operational compliance within SQAS framework

Manage KPI’s for operations

Examine financial data and use it to improve profitability and meet KPI's

Develop strong customer relations and ensure the efficient internal operations are supporting a very high level of customer service

Be familiar with typical transport KPI’s and levers for improvement

Ensure asset to load compliance for every load

Plan fleet daily, today for tomorrow

Optimise fuel consumption and revenue/km

Manage tanker wash bay and ensure 100% compliance

Fleet compliance


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