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Job Ref:
BEE Position:
Cape Town, South Africa, Africa
Job type:
Full time

Managing Executive

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About this job

Are you a hands-on executive with Supply Chain (3PL) expertise? Do you have a growth-oriented mind-set to drive a business that derives shareholder value? Do you believe in innovation to drive new ways of optimising business processes. Our client is seeking a commercially astute, client centric leader to lead this highly profitable business.


The Group is a leading company with offices based nationally, employing around 600 staff with an annual turnover in excess of R500 million.

  • Direct reporting into the Group CEO
  • Full responsibility for the operations and all aspects of the business, including sales and marketing, finance, operations (supply chain, manufacturing, etc) and human resources.
  • Responsibility will include developing appropriate short, medium and long-term strategies to not only protect market share, but to grow the business through the development of new products, markets.
  • Effective positioning of the company in its market segment to sustain growth, attract new clients and remain relevant to the service needs of the target market
  • Manage costs and drive continuous improvement through the entire operation.
  • Travel will be involved for distribution into Sub Sahara Africa


Skills Required


  • Relevant tertiary qualifications that include BCom or Industrial Engineering
  • MBA will be advantageous

Essential Experience

  • 8-10 years’ experience in an executive management role with extensive operational knowledge and sound commercial acumen.
  • Supply Chain experience essential
  • Innovative thinker and the ability to keep track with latest developments in the industry
  • Ability to build a very strong team
  • Ability to engage with senior executives of companies
  • Sound commercial aptitude

Due to a very high number of applications we are unable to respond to every candidate with feedback. If you do not hear from us within 7 days, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please keep checking our website as new roles will be updated regularly. Pollock & Associates wishes you all the best in your search for a new career opportunity.


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