Logistics Account Manager

Our client is a prominent player in the fruit export industry, and they are seeking to appoint an Account Manager to join their team. The ideal candidate will be a goal-driven go-getter with a strong work ethic and a passion for service delivery. This position is based in Strand and will report to the Managing Director.


The planning, contracting and controlling the supply chain activities in the export process of perishable products worldwide.

Main functions:

  • Develop the optimum supply chain
  • Contract service providers that will perform the logistics activities
  • Setup service contracts and procedures
  • Manage the executions of the supply chain
  • Interact with the exporter to ensure a successful execution
  • Perform administration activities to control the process

Minimum requirements:

  • Grade 12
  • A tertiary degree in Logistics will be advantageous
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in fruit export logistics
  • An a above average computer literacy will be required
  • Resilient with the ability to cope under pressure
  • Team player
  • Service orientated
  • Accurate and system driven

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