Logistics Section Head

Wadi Group Cairo

364
Applicants for
1 open position
11
Viewed
6
In Consideration
4
Not Selected
Experience Needed:
5 to 7 years
Career Level:
Manager
Job Type:
Full Time
Salary:
Confidential
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree
Vacancies:
1 open position
Job Categories:
About the Job
  • Determine appropriate equipment and staffing levels to load, unload, move, or store materials.
  • Manage activities related to strategic or tactical purchasing, material requirements planning, controlling inventory, warehousing, or receiving.
  • Select transportation routes to maximize economy by combining shipments or consolidating warehousing and distribution.
  • Define performance metrics for measurement, comparison, or evaluation of supply chain factors, such as product cost or quality.
  • Develop procedures for coordination of supply chain management with other functional areas, such as sales, marketing, finance, production, or quality assurance.
  • Implement new or improved supply chain processes to improve efficiency or performance.
  • Confer with supply chain planners to forecast demand or create supply plans that ensure availability of materials or products.
  • Analyze inventories to determine how to increase inventory turns, reduce waste, or optimize customer service.
  • Negotiate prices and terms with suppliers, vendors, or freight forwarders.
  • Analyze information about supplier performance or procurement program
  • success.
  • Meet with suppliers to discuss performance metrics, to provide performance feedback, or to discuss production forecasts or changes.
  • Design or implement supply chains that support business strategies adapted to
  • changing market conditions, new business opportunities, or cost reduction strategies.
  • Monitor suppliers' activities to assess performance in meeting quality or delivery requirements.
  • Monitor forecasts and quotas to identify changes and predict effects on supply chain activities.
  • Participate in the coordination of engineering changes, product line extensions, or new product launches to ensure orderly and timely transitions in material or production flow.
  • Design or implement plant warehousing strategies for production materials or finished products.
  • Identify or qualify new suppliers in collaboration with other departments, such as procurement, engineering, or quality assurance.
  • Design, implement, or oversee product take back or reverse logistics programs to ensure products are recycled, reused, or responsibly disposed.
  • Develop or implement procedures or systems to evaluate or select suppliers.
  • Document physical supply chain processes, such as workflows, cycle times, position responsibilities, or system flows.
  • Forecast material costs or develop standard cost lists.
  • Diagram supply chain models to help facilitate discussions with customers.
  • Evaluate and select information or other technology solutions to improve tracking and reporting of materials or products distribution, storage, or inventory.
  • Identify opportunities to reuse or recycle materials to minimize consumption of new materials, minimize waste, or to convert wastes to by-products.
  • Design or implement supply chains that support environmental policies.
  • Review or update supply chain practices in accordance with new or changing environmental policies, standards, regulations, or laws.
  • Locate or select biodegradable, non-toxic, or other environmentally friendly raw materials for manufacturing processes.
  • Appraise vendor manufacturing capabilities through on-site observations or other measurements.
  • Conduct or oversee the conduct of life cycle analyses to determine the environmental impacts of products, processes, or systems.
Job Requirements
  • Bsc. Degree of Engineering or a relevant degree.
  • Substantial general work experience together with comprehensive job related experience in own area of expertise to fully competent level. (5-7 years)
About this Company

Wadi Group and its affiliated companies are the fruitful outcome of a long success story started in Egypt in 1984. The group’s earlier startups have taken place years ago, namely in Lebanon, 1957, then Syria, 1973, followed by KSA, 1975 and Jordan, 1977.

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