McCain Foods Manager Control Tower in Johannesburg, South Africa

Manager Control Tower

Company McCain Foods (South Africa) Pty Ltd

Grow with Us! Farmers understand the recipe for healthy growth: good soil conditions, lots of nutrients, room to grow and a little loving care. We use only farm-fresh ingredients in all of our quality food products and it is our unwavering commitment to quality, freshness and innovation that has allowed us to grow into a global leader in providing quality food products to our customers. McCain Foods understands the recipe for healthy growth within our organization: great working conditions, a rewarding environment, room to grow and a little loving care. McCain Foods – Grow with Us!

Job Description McCain Foods (SA) Pty LtdJOB DESCRIPTION JOB TITLE: External Tower ManagerOPERATION/WORKSITE: BedfordviewDEPARTMENT: ISC EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: School :Tertiary Degree or DiplomaCertificates :JOB TITLE: 0Diploma/Degree :Commercial or Supply Chain EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: JOB TITLE: 3 PERSON SPECIFICATIONS: JOB TITLE: 4 PURPOSE OF JOB: JOB TITLE: 5 KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS: JOB TITLE: 6Tower Strategy Formulation and ImplementationFormulate short- and long-term (3-year) Tower strategies to deliver sustainable, profitable service by Tower service provider Prioritise services and initiatives by service within the Tower on the basis of demand.Determine the tone and direction the Tower team takes in its approach to working with the Tower and relevant stakeholders.Work collaboratively with cross functional teams and ensure alignment with supply chain initiatives and operational efficiencies. Drive the achievement of targeted commercial strategy.Evaluate and monitor best practice proactively implementing where required.Perform rigorous service/Tower analysis and drive priorities accordingly.Manage key stakeholders at a strategic level and develop relationships that enable the achievement of Tower plans. 25%2.External Tower Manager025%3Tower Planning and Execution Lead the Tower management planning process to create supplier-specific priorities and plans. Lead Tower performance reviews. Understand key drivers of profit and loss and actively support the achievement of financial targets including driving profitable service options at the Tower or supplier level, maximising profitability, and identifying business opportunities. Identify business risks to achieving the sales targets. Estimate ROI for key Tower initiatives and evaluate plans post-execution. Participate in setting new service pricing to extract maximum value for McCain and suppliers. Recommend pricing corrections. Understand how supplier spending is allocated. Recommend improvements to create greater value.25%4 Staff Management and DevelopmentLead the team towards meeting the strategy and targets through regular communication and utilisation of the full organisational talent management tool set.Monitor staff performance and provide regular feedback.Manage staff activities, ensuring service levels are met and protocols are adhered to.Coach and support staff where necessary to achieve objectives.Manage staff leave and general time management issues in line with organisational deliverables and standards.Manage and deliver on succession plans to enable the development of a future generation of leaders and specialists and ensure optimal turnover and retention levels are maintained. Conduct regular meetings and ensure that records are kept and shared across the team and that action plans agreed to within team meetings are delivered upon.25%

Function Supply Chain

Country South Africa

State/Province/Region Gauteng

City/Town Johannesburg

External Application Closing Date 20-Jan-2018