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SA Logistics PPM

2 weeks ago
Application ends: July 24, 2024
Deadline date:
July 24, 2024

Job Description

SA Logistics PPM

Remuneration:R900000 – R1000000 per month cost-to-company 
Job level:Mid/Senior
Company:Ad Talent Africa

Who we are: a prominent global FMCG company.

Who we’re seeking: an experienced SA logistics PPM to consistently optimise BU South Logistics costs.


Annual plan:

  • Lead the annual planning process for BU South Logistics.
  • Communicate plan details and milestones to the logistics team.
  • Monitor plan implementation and define departmental targets.
  • Collaborate with zone procurement and GPO on cost estimations.
  • Prepare budget calculations and management review presentations.

Monthly actuals reporting/analysis:

  • Ensure accurate reporting aligned with control guidelines.
  • Assist with commodity tracking and risk management inputs.
  • Coordinate monthly reporting with zone logistics team and other departments.
  • Conduct variance analysis and develop gap-closing action plans.
  • Prepare monthly result reviews with BU South Logistics Director.

Monthly full-year forecast outlook (LE):

  • Prepare LE for BU South Logistics, identifying opportunities and risks.
  • Consolidate and report LE to the zone logistics PPM team.
  • Work with BBP to understand any variances and address them.


  • Drive the champions process for price and performance initiatives.
  • Identify project owners and ensure monthly updates.
  • Coordinate reporting with zone logistics and BU South ZBB teams.
  • Conduct strategic studies and financial evaluations for business projects.



  • Relevant three-year university degree, MBA/CIMA/CA(SA) advantageous.


  • Three-plus years finance experience in manufacturing.
  • Proficiency in product costing, financial reporting, and ERP systems.
  • Project management skills and experience working in a process-oriented environment.

Technical competencies:

  • Proficient in MS Office and reporting tools like Cognos, TM1, BI.
  • Knowledge of ERP Systems SAP R/3 Module FI/CO, SAP BW.


Posted on 14 May 08:56, Closing date 13 Jun