Applications are invited from interested and suitably qualified candidates for Peoplefinder Career Placements Recruitment 2023/2024.
Peoplefinder Career Placements is a reputable firm in South Africa.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Optimisation Engineer
Our client in the retail industry requires the service of an analytical Optimisation Engineer who has thorough knowledge of Supply Chain/ Logistics or Warehousing.
Duties & Responsibilities
Key performance areas:
- Plan, facilitate and execute continuous improvement events.
- Identify opportunities for process improvement, waste removal and cost reduction.
- Managing the overall planning, control, stability and delivery of projects to ensure the project is delivered safely, on time, on scope and on budget.
- Engage and obtain feedback from key stakeholders and manage stakeholder relationships across the business.
- Lead long term projects to drive productivity, continuous improvement initiatives and operational excellence.
- Working closely with the operations and supply chain team to recognize opportunities and implement and sustain improvements.
Desired Experience & Qualification
The successful candidate must have:
- Matric with a degree in B.Eng. Engineering / B.Com degree in Logistics or Supply Chain
- Knowledge of Lean and Six Sigma Methodology and associated tools will be advantageous
- Excellent computer literacy
- Proficient in MS Suite including advanced skills in Microsoft Excel
- Experience in FMCG / Retail / Supply Chain / Distribution Centre Environment would be advantageous
- Experience using statistical analysis and leading continuous improvement events
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a demonstrated ability to extensively analyse business processes and workflows
- Experience with Project teams will be advantageous
- Must be detail orientated
Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.
If you do send an email to the recruiter directly: please state the position you are applying for
Package & Remuneration
Salary to be discussed during interview stage.
How to Apply
Interested applicants should kindly visit the company website to get more details and submit the application(s).