Logistics Supervisor


Uitenhage Port Elizabeth, ZA

Division: BENTELER Automotive 
Functional Area: Logistics 
Career Level: Professional 
Contract Type: Permanent/Full-time 
Weekly Working Hours: 40,00 
Required Languages: English 
Requisition ID: 22795 



At BENTELER, we make it possible. From promoting individual talents to international career prospects, or from generous opportunities for designing your career to personal development opportunities—at BENTELER, we always have answers to your questions about the future, based entirely on your personal needs. Diverse options that makes sure you can be anything and everything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


Your opportunity

  • Supports Materials and Production Planner.
  • Ensures sustainable implementation and the continuous optimization and improvements of all processes in the responsible area
  • Implements operational SC targets and initiates countermeasures in case of deviations.
  • Implements the machine capacity planning tool for the production lines and ensures the accurate usage; initiates promptly countermeasures in case of production capacity issues.
  • Ensures in the responsible area if the SC related data are administered correctly in SAP; monitors the SAP parameters, quality of SC master data and ensures faultless MRP and initiates countermeasures in case of mistakes.
  • Transfers local operational SC processes into SAP and ensures that all interfaces are met.
  • Implements and ensures that customer requirements are met.
  • Reduces working capital according to BOSLE principles; increases delivery services.
  • Conducts SAP reports to track material and produced parts.
  • Conducts inventory cross checks.
  • Promotes a respectful work environment and recruits, develops and retains (functionally and disciplinarily reporting) human resources to maintain a qualified, motivated and productive workforce.
  • Leads by example and lives up to Benteler’s mission, values and global leadership principles. Uses standard HR tools e.g. the appraisal process to provide regular feedback and agree upon tasks and goals with respective employees.

Your personality

Diploma/ Degree in Logistics.

• SAP experience.

• Supervisory experience.

• Good communication skills and analytical skills.

• Customer relation with track record.

• 5 years production planning experience in a complex automotive environment.



Your contact

Pamela Ndyalivane 

BENTELER Human Resources



Your new employer

The BENTELER Group always has the answer. That’s because in each of our divisions and at every one of our sites, you can benefit from the size and diversity of an international corporation with around 25,000 colleagues in nearly 27 countries.

The same is true in our BENTELER Automotive division. This is where intelligent solutions for the automotive world are born—and where we, as a partner, provide answers on central topics like safety, the environment, and efficiency to nearly every major automotive manufacturer. Whether it's the body, the chassis, or the engine, we’re constantly setting new standards with the products, materials, and technologies we develop and produce. Inventiveness that makes sure you can be and become anything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


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