Logistics Controller

at MPC Recruitment
Location Durban, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Procurement
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Durban



Job Description:


A reputable company within the shipping industry requires a Logistics Controller- Local grains who will be based in Durban.


Key Duties:


  • Update data timeously


  • Processing payment for commodity


  • Release commodity


  • Generate sales invoices


  • Appoint transporters when required


  • Arrange for custom clearance of goods


  • Attend to general logistics matters


  • Provide accounts with cash flow forecast summary of anticipated costs


  • Check commodity invoices and process payment to suppliers.


  • If commodity purchased from a third party confirm receipt from our clients, then process payment to the supplier


  • Clients advised once commodity available to commence execution


  • Raise sales invoice for commodity, in accordance with sales contract terms


  • If cash prior upliftment, liaise with accounts department to ensure funds are received before releasing commodity


  • If delivered contract. Arrange transport via Transport Department and update the clients regularly


  • Assisting the Accounts Dept with any queries that require additional information in order to resolve these quickly


  • Resolve customer queries relating to logistical issues in a timely and professional manner


  • Attending to the necessary admin requirements for any cross-border shipments, such as customs entries


  • Supplier storage invoices are checked and authorized for payment


  • Authorize other local invoices for payment, e.g. brokerage fee, certificate costs etc.


  • Ensure clients and nominated transporters uplift their cargo from the various collection points timeously to minimize storage costs


  • Forward release instructions to co-ops


  • Updates forwarded to clients Disclaimer


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