Analyst, Marketing & Logistics (External)

Vacancy Number: P40165734

Business Unit: Corporate Centre

Business Section: Operations

Physical Location: Roger Dyason Road, Pretoria West , Gauteng, South Africa

Start Date: 2018-03-27

Application Closing Date: 2018-04-11

E-mail: support@exxaro.com

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Job Intent 

PURPOSE: 

  • To perform detailed market analyses and provide strong input on Market Strategy.
  • To convert relevant market information into usable market intelligence that will assist Exxaro in optimising its market positioning and competitiveness.
  • To provide the following services to the Group Manager Marketing and Logistics and management team: Market analysis and intelligence, strategy & budgeting process, business performance management process.
  • Risk management process, corporate reporting. 

MAJOR CHALLENGES:

  • The individual must be very strong analytically, but must also have a very good ability to liaise with and engage other team members and other functional areas to access information and to deliver on the role as process owner for a few critical business processes; Access to information, skills, cooperation of team members and receipt of on-time information.

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • B Degree (Relevant) ( Essential/Minimum ) 

Experience 

Commercial, marketing, sales, commodity trading and logistics experience within a production environment. ~ 5 years ~ Essential/Minimum ~ Operational 

Requirements 

Certificate of Fitness ( Essential/Minimum ) Psychometric Assessment ( Essential/Minimum ) 

Job Outputs BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT: Interact and align with the Business Optimisation department in driving and leading business optimisation projects and be the leader of such projects where required.

  • Identify functional area improvement ideas with HODs in Marketing and Logistics (M&L)
  • Be an active participant in M&L's D&I drive and lead initiatives where required 

BUSINESS PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT:

  • Lead marketing and logistic departments internal processes regarding business performance reviews.
  • Gather required information and compile reports and presentations accurately and on time (monthly/quarterly/6-monthly). 

BUSINESS PLANNING AND BUDGETING:

  • Lead the functional process to ensure the M&L department compiles a business plan and budget on time and in line with Exxaro requirements. 

CORPORATE REPORTING:

  • Play a leading role in coordinating M&L contributions to the following reports 
  • CEO Report
  • Coal Operations Report
  • Exxaro Integrated Report
  • FD pre-close and results presentations to the market 

MARKET ANALYSIS:

  • Source information required to perform analysis on markets through both publications, conference papers and information from relationships with market analysts
  • Perform market analyses on both the macro market segments as well as country specific markets
  • Compile consolidated market information briefs
  • Propose analysis-based inputs towards the design of market and marketing/logistics strategies

MARKET INTELLIGENCE:

  • Process owner for the M&L Market Intelligence process (Develop, document and maintain marketing and logistic market intelligence process)
  • Maintain repository of market intelligence
  • Convert relevant market information into usable market intelligence that will assist Exxaro with optimising its market positioning and competitiveness. 

RISK MANAGEMENT:

  • Play the leading role in the M&L Risk Management process
  • Ensure integration between the Risk Management and Strategic Processes

SAFE AND HEALTHY WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Adhere to all health/safety practices and promote good housekeeping on an ongoing basis
  • Address all unsafe practices and potential hazardous situations and rectify/report to superior
  • Comply with SHEC/technical requirements 

STRATEGIC PROCESS SUPPORT:

  • Lead functional process to ensure the department reviews and updates marketing and logistic strategy on time and in line with Exxaro requirements.
  • Play a leading role in the optimal packaging of M&L Market and Marketing/Logistics Strategies for presentation to other forums in Exxaro 

Branch 

Corporate Centre 

City 

Pretoria West 

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