Branch Manager Trade Xpress


Distell Group Limited


Pretoria, South Africa

Date Posted

September 25, 2019


Job Type



Applicants are invited to apply for the above mentioned position based at Pretoria West TradeXpress. The person will report to the Distribution Centre Manager – Pretoria West.

Key Performance Areas would include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintain a high level of customer service
  • Ensure the effective management of subordinates
  • Control the general admin functions
  • Reporting to Senior Management
  • Ensure compliance with Quality Control and Risk Management
  • Applying leadership skills to ensure competent and motivated staff.
  • Ensure the cost effective delivery of finished goods
  • Compile and manage Opex and Capex budget
  • Monthly variance reporting on Cost Centre
  • Control losses and write-offs
  • Maintain a high level of customer service regarding timeous delivery and queries
  • Effectively liaise with DAC and Warehouse Department.
  • Perform administration/reporting effectively
  • Manage and direct all employee activities
  • Ensure company health and safety procedures are well maintained

Key Requirements:

  • Grade 12 / Matric
  • Related tertiary Diploma or Degree
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a managerial position within a warehouse and distribution environment
  • Previous Transport / Deliveries management experience will be advantageous
  • Effective management of industrial relations
  • Demonstrate the ability to influence activities outside direct area of control
  • Demonstrate the ability to plan, lead and manage daily activities
  • Ability to meet demanding deadlines
  • Good communication and administrative skills
  • An action & self-driven, motivated person.
  • Ability to work overtime and on weekends
  • Detailed SAP / Micro-soft package knowledge
  • Strong people’s person with relationship building and leadership competencies
  • A team player with the ability to lead and manage people with diverse backgrounds

Applications to be sent to:

If interested and meet all requirements, kindly log onto Distell’s Careers Page: in order to register and apply online.

Reference number: 16122

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