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Distribution Coordinator

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Yalelo is looking for a hardworking, proactive, and organized individual to fill the position of Distribution Coordinator.

Are you an A-player, highly motivated, energetic, and hard-working individual, with a passion for supply chain management? Then you are what we are looking for to fill this role.

To be successful in this role, you should be able to receive, store and dispatch inventory. You should also be able to work with colleagues to accomplish tasks in a timely manner. Our ideal candidate should combine excellent communication skills and a strategic mindset.

The Right-Fit candidate will:

  • Carry out and implement delivery management strategies to meet client needs and maintains standard operating procedures to ensure the safety and security of company assets and human capital
  • Improve the Impact of transportation delivery on the overall supply chain and logistics frameworks
  • Be self-motivated with a high degree of integrity & be able to perform job duties with minimal supervision on a timely basis
  • Ensure coordination within the distribution team through distribution plans and work shift management
  • Work with Distribution Optimization engineer to achieve best-in-class distribution
  • Have past job performance that reflects dependability, maturity, initiative & the ability to exercise sound judgment
  • Be responsible for the unloading of outbound shipments, orderly stacking of products, and the picking of outbound shipments in accordance with the highest possible levels of quality
  • Be able to work as a team to achieve prescribed objectives
  • Anticipate, communicate, and resolve internal and external issues that could affect the warehouse optimization
  • Have knowledge of Yalelo’s procedures, processes, policies, and quality standards
  • Ensure that deadlines are met daily and improve truck turnaround time
  • Be responsible for managing time efficiently and effectively to coordinate workload and maintain operational intensity
  • Have basic mathematical knowledge Have the ability to manage priorities
  • Be detail orientated
  • Have good organizational skills

The Essentials:

  • Diploma in Transport and Logistics or equivalent
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management experience
  • 2 years of relevant work experience preferably working in FMCG industry
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills with a problem-solving attitude

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Application deadline
21 Nov 15:00
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Yalelo is a pioneer of aquaculture in Zambia, bringing together local resources and world-leading practices. The company implements a scalable solution to ease the pressure on Zambia’s wild-capture fisheries sector. Founded in 2011, Yalelo is now a leading fisheries firm in Zambia and among the largest aquaculture firms in Africa. This company breeds and grows its tilapia on the shores of Lake Kariba and sells nation-wide. Yalelo’s pristine water locally produced non-GMO fish feed and a robust cold-chain result in product quality and affordability that are transforming customer experience.