Elchemie is a specialist recruitment company in the technical and scientific field

 

Shift Manager
Reference No: 3128267434

East London, South Africa
International Petrochemical company, who specializes in waste-management, has a vacancy for a Shift Manager who will be based at the Industrial-scale plant in the Eastern Cape. A qualification in Chemical engineering or Chemistry and a minimum of two years' experience as a Production/Shift Manager or Supervisor in a Chemical or Petrochemical processing factory required.   Requirements: Degree/Diploma in Chemical Engineering, Chemical Processing, Organic Chemistry, or Chemistry and Technology of Oil and Gas  Minimum 2 years experience as a Production Manager/Shift Manager, Team Leader or Supervisor in Process Factory Practical k knowledge of production processes and their optimization and systems improving quality and safety Previous experience in Chemical or petrochemical processing plant will be an advantage Knowledge in Lean Manufacturing will be an advantage Availability to work shifts   Duties: Supervise production process during the shift, in line with safety and production standards Supervision over apparatus and devices Create and update manuals Control and supervise production reports Place orders for production material Liaise with Maintenance department to plan repairs Recommend solutions for process optimization issue permit-to-work for cold work, hot work and confined space entry Cost management of overtime Manage plant according to ISO9001:2008, ISO 14001 and OHAS18001 standards Conduct accident investigations Liaise with laboratory Manage staff ensuring high quality performance and development Provide training and guidance to operators and employees Only Online applications will be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Note: The supply of false/incorrect or incomplete information on your CV is illegal.
Salary: R300000 to R309000
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Sales Executive- Chemicals and Performance Chemicals
Reference No: 2670746353

Cape Town, South Africa
International Petrochemical company and distributor of chemicals in Southern Africa, Middle East  and Africa has a vacancy for a Sales Representative responsible to achieve sales revenue target, perform, monitor and manage all sales activities within South African market. Tertiary qualification in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or relevant and 2 or more years relevant sales experience required. Based in Cape Town. Requirements: BSc Chemical Engineering/Chemistry/Similar tertiary qualification 2-5 years experience in chemical distribution environment selling chemicals and performance chemicals SAP experience will be an advantage Valid drivers license Own car Duties: Price negotiation, Calculation, Approving Price adjustments Maintain current client base- regular visits and tracking (relationship management) Secure new clients - grow business and tracking Issue contract, quotation and invoices, prepare sales contracts Check and close coordination with documentation department and keep customers informed Send vessel nominations and obtain confirmation Coordinate closely with logistics, sales managers, time charter department and business managers Stock control to monitor material releases Sales reporting Manage client complaints, account balances etc. Only Online applications will be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Note: The supply of false/incorrect or incomplete information on your CV is illegal.
Salary: Negotiable
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Sales Executive
Reference No: 594747538

Cape Town, South Africa
Provider of Laboratory, Analytical and Measuring Instruments has a vacancy for a young graduate with relevant sales experience, to serve Western Cape market as an area sales specialist / account manager. To sell and promote company products in defined area. Based in Cape Town region. Required: Four year post matric in Scientific Field Sales experience in consumable and smaller analytical equipment Advanced MS Office Outstanding communication skills Valid drivers license Own car in reasonable condition Chromatography and or Spectroscopy application, consumable and instrument knowledge will be an advantage Track record in customer service/internal sales /external sales in analytical environment will be an advantage Duties: Sales and promotion of consumable and smaller product Visit all customer in a defined area Promote all the product available from the company to all companies in defined area Keep a up to date record of all inquiries and requests from customers Maintain point of contact for all clients related to all sales and support inquiries Refining support and sales processes to satisfy evolving needs of the team Maintain customer contact and follow up regarding all support and sales activities Promote all department products to prospective customers Only Online applications will be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Note: The supply of false/incorrect or incomplete information on your CV is illegal.  
Salary: R200000 to R360000
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Procurement Officer (12 Month Fixed Term Contract)
Reference No: 3668457259

Durban, South Africa
12 Month Fixed Term Contract available for a Procurement Officer in the Supply Chain Department based in KZN. Qualification in Purchasing and Supply Management, with at least 2 years experience within the chemical manufacturing industry required. Requirements: Diploma in Purchasing and Supply Management Minimum 5 years experience in purchasing Minimum 1-2 years experience in chemical manufacturing Experience with ERP Systems ( BaaN, SAP or similar) Duties: Supplier Relationship Management Total Cost Management- reviewing and assessing value propositions Procurement Planning - alignment between purchasing and planning Continuous improvement and projects SHERQ management Only Online applications will be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Note: The supply of false/incorrect or incomplete information on your CV is illegal.
Salary: Negotiable
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Deputy Accounting Manager ( 12 month Fixed Term Contract)
Reference No: 378441596

Durban, South Africa
12 Month Fixed Term Contract available for a Deputy Accounting Manager to be based in KZN. Purpose of the position is to support the Financial Manager and the Financial Controller. At least an Honours Degree in Accounting, 3-5 years experience post articles and 1-2 years in management required. Requirements: Minimum- Hon Degree in Accounting 3-5 years post articles experience 1-2 years management experience SAP experience essential Valid drivers license Strong computer literacy Big four articles will be an advantage CIMA/CA (SA) qualification will be an advantage Must be willing to travel if required Must be willing to work irregular hours if required Previous experience within Chemicals manufacturing industry will be an advantage Duties: Departmental Management- Effectively manage Account Payable, Account Receivable and Fixed Assets Free Cash flow contribution Expenditure and Risk Management Manage Financial reporting and analysis function Assist Financial Manager- and Controller in Tax management Assist Financial Manager- and Controller in Corporate Governance Effective treasury/cash management Lead, direct, manage Accounts receivable and Accounts Payable functions Maintain and improve SHERQ performance Manage and implement continuous improvement and Projects for the department Only Online applications will be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Note: The supply of false/incorrect or incomplete information on your CV is illegal.
Salary: Negotiable
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Planner( 12 Month Fixed Term Contract)
Reference No: 616625403

Durban, South Africa
12 Month Fixed Term Contract available for a Planner, within the Operations Department of a Chemical Manufacturing company. Based in KZN.  A qualification in Supply Chain/Logistics, and advanced knowledge and experience in production, scheduling, demand planning, inventory management and constraint principles required. Requirements: BCom/Similar Supply Chain/Logistics Minimum 5 years in Planning SAP experience essential Drivers License essential Advanced computer Literacy Advanced Knowledge of ERP systems Current legislation knowledge (Incoterms and HTS) Production, scheduling, demand planning, Inventor Management experience advanced Negotiation, conflict management and communication skills advanced Solid financial management principles, strategy implementation, inventory costing methodologies and principles Duties: Lead, direct and manage the Planning Team in accordance with Supply Chain strategy Ensure processes comply with SHERQ and legal requirements Ensure Planning function is aligned with Code of Ethics Determine and manage raw material planning Manage and coordinate direct Purchase for Resale Facilitate Order Status workgroup Ensure customers receive orders on time Analyze and report re demand plan, risks and opportunities Co-ordinate cross functional teams (Finance, supply chain and demand planning) Analyze forecasts and sales orders Manage constraints Set up and control master data control process Manage imported material status, costing and documentation Manage and implement continuous improvements Only Online applications will be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Note: The supply of false/incorrect or incomplete information on your CV is illegal.
Salary: Negotiable
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Customer Service Co-Ordinator
Reference No: 2724605033

Durban, South Africa
Customer Service Co-Ordinator position available in the Supply Chain, Operations Department, within Chemical Manufacturing company for an energetic, self-driven individual, who enjoys working in a fast paced environment. 3- 5 years customer service experience within Chemical industry required. Based in Durban region. Requirements: National Diploma or equivalent in Customer Care Service Management Min 3 years experience in Customer Services Min 2 years experience in the Chemical Industry Knowledge and experience of processes and procedures for order processing Duties: Co-ordination of all orders from order placement to expediting and liaising with sales and/or Supply Chain Manager throughout  Receiving and processing sales orders, following through to delivery and invoicing, ensuring accurate processing, including export orders (incoterms, VAT act etc.) Month-end processing and reconciliation of orders, consignment stocks and tasks to ensure timely submission  Dealing with queries from Customers and Sales Representatives Normal filing/processing of documentation and follow up work Liaising with other support and sales team members Ensuring compliance with all SHERQ requirements and be involved in Continuous Improvement Projects   Only online applications will be accepted. Should you be shortlisted we will make contact with you. Note: It is illegal to have incomplete/misrepresented/false information on your CV.  
Salary: R216000 to R250000
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Technical Sales Representative: Chemicals
Reference No: 2222259426

Johannesburg, South Africa
Provider of Specialised Industrial Cleaning Chemical Products has a vacancy for a Technical Sales Representative based in Johannesburg region, to sell chemicals into the Hospitality and Laundry industries- to exemplify the brand and grow the branch. Facilitate business development through obtaining new clients and maintaining current client relationships. Minimum 2 years previous sales experience required within Hospitality and Laundry industry. Requirements: Chemical/Engineering degree MS Office literate (Word, Excel, Power Point) Valid driver’s license and own car 2-5 years previous experience as a sales representative Experience in Hospitality and Laundry Industry will be an advantage Duties: Secure new clients: cold calling, negotiations, closing deals Work under strict deadlines Meet sales targets Maintain current clients Research regarding customer requirements Relevant administration Technical functions: Lead installations-manage and supervise on sites Technical Assistance to clients Involved in day to day management of Jhb branch Only online applications will be accepted. Should you be shortlisted we will make contact with you. Note: It is illegal to have incomplete/misrepresented/false information on your CV.
Salary: R275000 to R378000
Salary Type: Basic + Commission