Business ยป Storage & Handling

Logistics Manager

Description

A logistics manager devises a strategy and manages the operations that will ensure grain is transported from one location to another effectively, at minimal cost. This often requires a thorough knowledge of transport networks and continual management of due-date schedules across the wider supply chain.

Employment Levels
Requirements
START
Bachelor of Business (Logistics and Supply Chain Management)
Compulsory
Bachelor of Engineering
Compulsory
Bachelor of Agribusiness
Compulsory
Logistics Specialist
Master of Supply Chain Management
Recommended
Logistics Manager

Activities

  • Develop and manage a logistics plan encompassing road, rail and shipping
  • Develop and apply least cost supply chain strategies
  • Apply knowledge of the road transport network and associated laws and legislation
  • Manage the delivery/receivable schedule to satisfy sales and purchase contracts

Locations

  • Receival sites
  • Other agricultural companies across the value chain, for example, farm machinery companies, seed companies, fertiliser companies
  • City and Country
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