Steenberg Vineyards

Responsible for ensuring the right products are delivered to the right location on time, to the quality required and in the most cost-effective way. Oversees the distribution and transportation of goods from the respective Wineries to the consumer. Contributes to the creation and implementation of best practice logistics vision, strategy, policies, processes, and procedures to aid and improve operational performance.

Minimum Education
Logistics Diploma

Additional Qualifications
Strong IT systems knowledge and skills including knowledge and understanding of specialist systems such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Bill of Material (BOM) and customer data systems Advanced Excel use.

Minimum Work Experience
At least 5 years prior experience of working in logistics/supply chain/transportation function within the Alcohol or Wine industry in a senior role coupled with a comprehensive knowledge of logistics processes and procedures Expert knowledge of technical regulations related to logistics such as import/export and customs regulations, including security requirements and SAWIS regulations.

Personal Attributes and competencies:

  • Proven management skills with the ability to optimise team performance and development
  • Highly skilled communicator with the ability to form and maintain good relationships internally and externally
  • Strong interpersonal, negotiation and influencing skills
  • Customer focussed
  • Proven analytical, problem solving and organisational skills
  • Strong planning skills with the ability to handle multiple projects through to completion and to manage competing priorities
  • Project management skills
  • Commercial and financial acumen with a full understanding of the impact of failure in terms of business cost, production schedules and customer order fulfilment
  • Excellent attention to detail skills
  • Good time-management and project management skills
  • Customer orientation

Should you wish to be considered for this role, please email your CV and covering letter.

August 7, 2022

Head of Distribution

Responsible for ensuring the right products are delivered to the right location on time, to the quality required and in the most cost-effective way. Oversees the distribution and transportation of goods from the respective Wineries to the consumer. Contributes to the creation and implementation of best practice logistics vision, strategy, policies, processes, and procedures to aid and improve operational performance. Minimum EducationLogistics Diploma Additional QualificationsStrong IT systems knowledge and skills including knowledge and understanding of specialist systems such as Enterprise […]