Mauritius-based Meridian Group operates across Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe. We are looking to recruit a junior logistic assistant with experience in Logistic to assist in Logistic department for its Mauritius based team. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Checking sales release requests that quantity is available, location is declared correctly, and warehouse is correct.

  • Inserting / updating Tracking VESSEL ETA / ETB for CRM.

  • Chasing suppliers for tracking reports and Invoices.

  • Preparing the paper releases.

  • Preparing Proformas and In bond / Ex bond invoices.

  • Ongoing training on CRM regarding Allocation / Releases in the event of emergency.

  • Training to populate reports through Qliksense for monitoring stock balances per location for review to reduce costs.

  • Maintaining schedules with comparisons of Port Rates for the various reports.

CANDIDATE PROFILE:

  • Diploma in International trade or Freight Forwarding.

  • 2 to 3 years’ experience in the Logistics Field preferably not Sub Saharan Africa.

  • Good working knowledge of excel and IT literate.

  • Preferably have an understanding of Accounting.

  • Be a good communicator and be able to work under their own initiative. 

  • Great attitude with can do element.

  • Ability to cope under tight pressure/deadline.

  • Honesty/integrity/highly ethical.

  • Professional behaviour.

  • Logistic expertise will be advantageous.

  • Critical /out of the box thinking.

  • Good communication skills – English preferred and French.