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Supply Chain Lead
March 14, 1984

About Candidate

I have accumulated 13 years of Health & Safety, Mining, Supply Chain and Logistics Management experience in BPH Billiton (Acquired later by South 32). My experience is predominantly in the mining sector however my skills can be utilised across multiple sectors or industries. I have managed departments within H&S of up to 30 direct reports and management level direct reports within the Supply Chain and Logistics portfolio. I joined BPH Billiton (Acquired later by South 32) as a Graduate Trainee and was consistently promoted through the ranks of the organisation to a senior management level.

My success to date are:

  • Zero Harm Journey, reduced the lost time injury frequency rate <0.4 on the mining site in my portfolio
  • Exceeded the sourcing and logistics KPI but efficiently outperforming the supply chain forecast by more than 600, 000 tonnes of coal to our client and delivering R39 million more towards the revenue in the year
  •  Demand and Supply management overlooking 300 Trucks, 12 sites and strategic clients (Eskom, Exxaro, Glencore etc.
  • Delivered circa R7 million in cost saving through effective cost reduction in the logistics management and expenditure within a year

Location

Education

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BSc Microbiology 2007
University of KwaZulu Natal

Bachelor of Science with psychology

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Diploma in Mining Engineering 2010
University of Witwatersrand

Health, Safety and Environmental Commercial Coal Beneficiation Marketing Mine Planning

Work & Experience

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Health and Safety Graduate Trainee 02/01/2008 - 01/04/2011
BHP Billiton

Gain business understanding Duties • Rotated across different business unit for wider business understanding • Delivered and participated on different projects in the different department

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Safety Officer 01/05/2011 - 02/06/2011
BHP Billiton

Appointed to perform the main health and safety duties in the workplace. Responsible for ensuring that there is a safe working environment for employees and other relevant parties Duties: • Drive compliance and governance to Group H&S standards and policies • Conduct H&S Audits to company standards and policies • Create, plan and deliver proactive H&S content to reduce Loss Time Incident and High Potential Incidents thereby increasing productivity across the business • Partnering, collaborating with operations on H&S issues and solutioning • Investigating, reporting and resolving incidents and fatalities within the business • Providing executives with proactive identification of risks and hazards within the business together with mitigating strategies

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HSE Specialist/Lead (Underground, Surface , Plant and Project) 02/07/2011 - 01/31/2017
BHP Billiton/ South32

Prevent workplace accidents/ incidents and promotes health and safety awareness and education to fellow employees. They are responsible for making sure that employees follow health and safety laws and creating policies for a safer work environment. They must take measures to identify potential workplace hazards and improve existing conditions. Implement corrective and preventative controls to better control and mitigate accidents/ incidents in the workplace. Duties: • Implementation of H&S best practice’s across the business • Analysis and improvement of safety systems, projects and plans • Reporting on safety compliance at management level • Drive compliance and governance to Group H&S standards and policies • Conduct H&S Audits to company standards and policies • Create, plan and deliver proactive H&S content to reduce Loss Time Incident and High Potential Incidents thereby increasing productivity across the business • Partnering, collaborating with operations on H&S issues and solutioning • Investigating, reporting and resolving incidents and fatalities within the business • Providing executives with proactive identification of risks and hazards within the business together with mitigating strategies • Project Management responsibility of underground coal optimisation

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Supply Chain Specialist 02/01/2017 - 05/31/2017
South32

Manages the transportation and storage of product between the supplier and the customer. Manage operational inventory , final product and placement and oversee the day-to-day supply chain logistics across the organization Duties: • Managing Supply Chain processes across all South 32 operations • Responsible for audit and verification of coal quality precertification processes • Responsible to ensure delivery to plan against targets • Responsible to ensure volume tracking systems are fully operational prior to coal movement • Responsible for ensuring processes and systems are implemented for managing volume and quality(Authority to load, Coal Quality Management Procedures) • Supports domestic and 3rd party planner in processing purchase orders for trucking activities • Coordinates with operations (Planning and execution teams) to ensure site readiness to receive buy-in coal and local coal sales to 3rd party • Coordinates reconciliation and sign off on volume and quality of daily delivered consignments under coal contracts • Ensure compliance and adherence to South32 H&S standards in respect to Contractor management process • Control, monitor and mitigate material risk identified in baseline risk assessments

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Supply Chain lead 06/01/2017 - 09/30/2021
South32

Oversee and manage every stage of the production flow, from purchasing /transporting raw materials to the delivery of the final product. Ensure the right amount of product is made at the right time, at the right quality , at the right place. Managing multiple customers and operational stakeholders together with vendor vetting and procurement. Duties: • Responsible for ensuring processes and systems are in place and implemented for managing volume and quality (Authority to load, material business risks, safety risks) • Ensures strategies are in place to manage risk related to volume delivery in the month +3 execution window in line with the forecasting process and timelines • Advise on operational tactics to optimize domestic contracts • Manages adherence to vendor vetting and service procurement processes and invoicing • Responsible for development of audit and verification of quality precertification processes and delivery tracking systems • Coordinate and report on the execution of the monthly plan (Inter-mine and external movements/sales) • Oversees Monthly contract performance reviews with 3rd parties • Oversees trucking inter-mine and to external rail/ Third Parties • Ensures optimized delivery schedule in the month +3 execution window is in place • Ensure contract due diligence processes is in place and drive adherence • Drive delivery of Eskom , Inter- Mine and contractual delivery/off-take of Coal • Ensures oversight (Roving and supervision) of trucking activities is maintained • Responsible for communicating the Month +1 daily tonnage and quality forecast • Coordinates reconciliation of volume and quality of daily delivered consignments to contracts and sign off • Manages optimisation and quality checks and reporting on sales • Ensures customer complaints investigations and quality non-conformances are conducted • Ensure compliance and adherence to South32 Health and Safety standards • Drive contractor management process • Control, monitor and mitigate material risk • Manage activities of direct reports and contractor representatives • Coaching and development of direct reports

Awards

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Health and Safety Graduate of the Year 2008/2009
High Performer