Job Title

Depot Manager

Western Cape
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R22000 - R25000 Per Month
Sector: Retail Trade
Posted: 18 January 2024

Job Details

An equipment hire business is looking for a Depot Manager to oversee the general operational management of the Paarl depot, the management of people, and marketing management.

Location: Somerset West, Western Cape, South Africa


  • Manage Day to Day depot functions.
  • Manage depot staff.
  • Ensure effective running of the depot which includes daily services, deliveries and collections.
  • Manage depot budget and profitability of the depot.
  • Work closely with Ops manager in planning and execution of ad hoc tasks
  • Work closely with events team
  • Good record keeping essential.
  • Ensure safe working environment.
  • Keep team motivated.
  • Ongoing marketing to grow the business.


  • Matric
  • We are ideally looking someone with a qualification or background in Management, Logistics, Marketing, or Sanitation.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a managerial position ideally with a good technical background.
  • Valid driver’s licence – minimum Code 8 (EB).
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills working with both employees and clients
  • Ability to work independently
  • Hunger to grow the business and look for new business
  • Sound technical skills
  • Not afraid to get hands dirty…this is not a desk job
  • Must be PC literate and be able to use the Microsoft Office programme (Excel, Word, Outlook) to a proficient level