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Caribbean Producers Jamaica Limited
LOGISTICS MANAGER
Category: Management
Description:
Caribbean Producers Jamaica Limited, the leading Food Service Distribution & Manufacturing Company, located in Montego Bay, St. James is actively searching for a candidate to fill the position of Logistics Manager for
our Logistics department.

The Logistics Manager is responsible for the management of all clearance
of inbound shipment. S/he is also responsible for managing the Company’s
local logistics team encompassing all duties and approvals required for the
importation of raw material and goods for sale.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Manage the logistics team to ensure the achievement of cost, productivity,
accuracy and timeliness objectives.
• Coordinate the importation of all products including items requiring import
permits and licenses, ensuring compliance with all current & changing
regulatory requirements.
• Implement service level agreements to match the highest standard of efficiency.
• Manage & maintain the highest level of service delivery.
• Collaborate with other CPJ business units to integrate logistics with business
systems and processes in: operations, manufacturing, customer service and
finance.
• Liaise with Regulatory Agencies including but not limited to:

o MICAF/Veterinary Services Division/Marketing/Plant
Quarantine/FSPID
o Jamaica Customs Agency
o Ministry of Health and Environment
o Coconut Industry Board
o Trade Board
o Bureau of Standards
o Coffee Industry Board
o Ministry of National Security/Canine Division
o Spirits Pool Association

General Responsibilities:

• To implement any activity, process or strategy that will improve the competitive advantage of the company, in consultation with the C-Suite.
• Ensuring the maintenance of the good name and reputation of Caribbean
Producers Jamaica Ltd. in general through the demonstration and practice of
the highest standards of ethical conduct.
• To abide by the disciplinary code of the company.
• Any other duties as may be assigned.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

• Strong management skills and supervisory techniques.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work well with all levels of staff.
• Ability to work flexible hours as the needs of the service dictate.
• Customer focussed and results oriented.
• Should possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
• Proficiency in Word and Excel
• Self-motivated with the proven ability to prioritize and work independently with minimal supervision.
• Presentation skills should include modern presentation methods.
• An understanding of the principles of good customer service.
• Trustworthy, dependable and reputable.
• Well organised and methodical approach to work and the work environment.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only shortlisted
candidates will be contacted.
Qualifications:
Education & Experience:

• Bachelor’s Degree (Business Administration Logistics, or related field preferred).
• 10 years' experience in related field.
• Previous experience in the supervising or managing a team of people.
Deadline: March 09, 2018

Contact Information
Name: N/A
Address: 1 Guinep Way, Montego Freeport, Montego Bay, Jamaica
Email: recruit@cpj.com
Telephone: N/A
Fax: N/A

Ad Post Date: 2018-02-26

 

 

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