AltGen Africa
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    17 November 2023
    38 Wellington Road, Johannesburg, South Africa
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    Solar PV
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    Nicole van der Kolff


    We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Logistics Engineer for our client. You can join a team that is part of a leading Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) in the solar PV industry.

    As a key player in the renewable energy sector, our client is committed to advancing sustainable solutions and pushing the boundaries of innovation. The Logistics Engineer will play a crucial role in optimizing the supply chain processes and ensuring the seamless flow of materials and products throughout the operations.

    As a Logistics Engineer, with a Bachelor’s in Logistics or Supply Chain Management, you are responsible for and should have experience in process improvement in which you continuously assess and identify areas for improvement in the supply chain operations. Data analysis reporting will be a crucial aspect of the role where logistics software will be utilised to analyse data and generate insightful reports.

    You will take charge of quality assurance, compliance management, and inventory management to effectively control the standard of the products as well as the supply of them. As the Logistics Engineer, you will need to be an organised and effective communicator to optimise and facilitate cross-functional coordination to proactively address bottlenecks or challenges in the procurement, production, or warehousing process. You will ensure that you maintain strong relationships with suppliers to synchronise timely delivery with demand and inventory requirements.

    It is crucial to proactively develop and implement contingency plans to mitigate any disruptions in the supply chain workflow since you play the vital role of a mediator between the production process and movement of the equipment either pre- or post-sale. Effectively meeting and exceeding KPIs in this role will ensure customer satisfaction and increase clientele and sales.

    If you are a passionate and results-driven professional with a background in logistics and a keen interest in the solar PV industry, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join us in making a positive impact on the future of renewable energy!

    Education Requirements

    • Bachelor's degree in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or a related field.

    Experience Requirements

    • Proven experience in logistics and supply chain management within a manufacturing environment
    • Familiarity with solar PV industry logistics is a strong advantage
    • Demonstrated expertise in implementing and managing logistics strategies
    • Experience in collaborating with cross-functional teams to drive process improvements
    • Knowledge of international shipping regulations and customs procedures


    As a Logistics Engineer, you will be responsible for developing and implementing logistics strategies to enhance efficiency and reduce costs. This includes optimizing transportation routes, managing inventory levels, and collaborating with suppliers to ensure timely deliveries. You will play a key role in streamlining our supply chain processes, identifying opportunities for improvement, and implementing innovative solutions. Additionally, you will work closely with internal teams to coordinate the flow of materials and products, ensuring that our operations run smoothly and meet the highest standards of quality and efficiency.


    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities
    • Proficient in logistics software and tools
    • Knowledge of ERP systems
    • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy
    • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced and dynamic environment
    • Strong understanding of international shipping regulations

    Who Is AltGen?

    We offer recruitment, consulting and employment services with a focus on recruitment for renewable energy and sustainability jobs across the globe. AltGen is a renewable energy recruitment agency with offices in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Kenya, Mauritius, and the United Kingdom, which focuses on developing careers for individuals in our niche space.

    With an experienced and passionate team with over 100 years of combined experience, AltGen plays an integral role in the renewable energy and sustainability industry. We operate throughout the world and are rapidly expanding.

    Our recruitment agency focuses on jobs in: Solar | Wind | Renewable Energy | Biogas | Biomass | Energy Management | Energy Efficiency | Green Buildings | Green Tech | Photovoltaics | Solar Thermal | Energy Storage | Battery Systems | Off-grid | Hydro | CSP | CPV | IoT | AI | AgriTech | FinTech | Green Hydrogen | Wheeling | Energy Trading | ESG | Sustainability | Carbon Management.

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