Logistics Development Specialist
Lusaka, Zambia, Full Time 0
Coca-Cola Beverages Zambia works with the world’s most cherished trademark and invests in the most exciting events. Our Office currently has the following opportunity available for a dynamic individual with energy and initiative, keen to impact from the outset.
The primary role of this position is the effective planning, coordination, implementation and evaluation of Supply Chain Way and other change management initiatives, as well as to provide support to operational teams through the identification, development, coordination and/or implementation of improvement initiatives in support of the Business Strategy.
Key Duties & Responsibilities
Leads the WCO change management process
Drives loss and waste analysis
Drives adherence to divisional standards
Facilitates key leader training programs
Coaching and mentoring
Understanding of Supply Chain Way/WCO/Lean principles
Detailed knowledge of Logistics processes
A good understanding of the Change Management process and OD principles
Excellent MS Office skills
Excellent interpersonal skills – clear capabilities and credibility to influence at all levels
Good organisational abilities
Conception thinker and analytical mind
A self-starter with high energy level
Continuous Improvement mindset
Ability to apply problem solving skills at all levels and implement associated systems
Change Agent with a good understanding and experience in people and process change initiatives
Ability to initiate improvement activities
Ability to train and coach others
Skills, Experience & Education
Degree in Logistics Management, Supply Chain or Engineering/Production Management from a reputable institution.
Added advantage: Prior role as Logistics Unit Manager
Minimum 8 years’ experience in a Supply Chain Environment and/or HRD or Training related field including 3 years’ experience in WCO related initiatives.
Some experience in leading process improvement projects
Prior responsibility for a Logistics facility in FCMG advantages (quality, cost, reliability)