DSV Vacancies South Africa – Project Manager

Website Global Transport and Logistics

Job Description:

The role involves managing of a project team on a regional level to meet strategic business objects.  To be responsible to the planning, executing and ongoing evaluation of projects according to pre-determined timelines and budgets. Managing a project team and reporting to the project sponsor / client.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Client Relationship Management: To develop and maintain sound client relationships based on competence, respect and trust, and to leverage this in support of:
  • Implementations: Implement and/or support initiatives & monitor tangible and intangible benefits of changes.
  • Analysis and recommendations: 1) Data (analysis, comparison, sense checking), 2) Processes (supporting business objectives, complete, accurate, relevant, error proofed, common exceptions covered, measurable), 3) Facilities (best practices, flow, flexibility, compliance);
  • Risk Management: Apply sound risk management principles to all aspects of project activities to ensure all risk factors are avoided, mitigated and/or managed in the best interests of DSV business, clients and staff. Objective of this is also to reduce the time and cost of change / implementations.
  • Group Facilitation: Leading & influencing a diverse group through planning and/or problem-solving activities as required,
  • Procurement: Support supplier selection and management aligned with sound ethical business practice and DSV Policy;
  • Financial: Provide input to and/or develop budget, and measure performance against same.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to travel around Gauteng, South Africa & International.
  • Excellent written & verbal communications skills.
  • Project management skills – overall management of base and assets, people, and end to end projects
  • Strong interpersonal skills & able to work in a collaborative & team-based environment.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Matric (essential)
  • Project management experience
  • Tertiary qualification – advantageous.
  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in Logistics & Projects

Job Details:

Company: Global Transport and Logistics

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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