National IT Manager – Warehousing


An international freight forwarder and logistics service provider is looking for an National IT Manager – Warehousing to be based in Edenvale, to Provide continuity of the IT solutions and IT organisation in the region and support the growth of Business Unit Warehouse Solutions

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Define and deploy the information plan (applications, infrastructure, organization, and partners) for the region in alignment with the business plans and with the overarching IT strategies 
  • Manage the relationship with the stakeholders in the business
  • Implement Service Level Agreements and organise key user positions at business side
  • Support business development in customer engagements
  • Manage the IT organisation of the region and ensure its continuity, with the right (internal) competencies and partner relationships (also manage audits)
  • Create an attractive workplace and working climate for IT professionals
  • Safeguard the availability of the IT services and solutions, both in running business as well as in new projects
  • Ensure that IT solutions are up-to-date and secure according to the IT policies of 
  • Manage the IT costs of the region
  • Create budgets which are in line with the business plans and IT policies and provide transparency on the actual costs

Desired Experience & Qualification


  • Excellent communication skills, from board room to IT experts and warehouse employees
  • Be a professional and assertive consulting partner for the stakeholders in the business
  • Excellent skills as to English (speaking and writing)
  • Wide knowledge of the business of warehouse solutions and its typical processes and characteristics.
  • Wide knowledge of business applications in supply chain management or logistics
  • Implementation experience as to IT projects, both in business applications as well as in systems and networks
  • Implementation with warehouse automation and robotization is an addition

Package & Remuneration

R80 000

Job Category: IT Logistics
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Johannesburg

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