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Durban South, KZN, South Africa
January 31, 2018

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Abraham Reinhard Meyer

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Cell 062-***-****


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Dear Employer

With the enclosed resume, I would like to express my sincere interest in the position you have available at your Company. As a skilled and successful logistics specialist with comprehensive experience coordinating operations, I possess a wide range of knowledge and experience that will allow me to contribute towards the success of your company.

My experience includes successfully developing and deploying strategic processes, overseeing logistical coordination, project management, report generation, leading staff, training and initiatives to maximize productivity, efficiency, and overall performance through my experience, I have become adept in ensuring adherence to organizational goals and requirements while facilitating streamlined logistical operations. Coordinating all aspects of overall operations, while demonstrating superior organization, time management, and leadership skills. Successfully spearheading projects, from planning throughout all phases to overall execution while containing costs, achieving optimal client satisfaction, and maximizing bottom-line profits. Organizing staff training to stimulate top performance and ensure compliance to regulations and guidelines. My proven ability to optimize operational and team success, and with my talent in providing and exceptional level of customer satisfaction, will contribute immensely to the success of your Company. Thank you for your consideration, I look forward to speaking with you soon. Sincerely

Abraham Reinhard Meyer

Abraham Reinhard Meyer

4 Arum Road

Bluff, Durban 4052

phone: 031 - 4670244

cell: 062*******

PERSONAL Date of Birth: January 27, 1974

Place of Birth: Durban, Kwazulu Natal

Citizenship: RSA

I D no: 740**********

Cell 062-***-****

Tel 031-***-****

OBJECTIVE Position in Logistics, Management, Operations. Transport EMPLOYMENT First Company, SANDF, Old Fort Road Durban 4001 Feb 1995- 07 June 1996

Transport Clerk, Driver


Fleet Maintenance


Second Company: Railit Total Transportation, 49 Teakwood Road Jacobs Durban 4026

10 June 1996 – April 2006

Last position held: Floor Manager

Dispatching/Receiving of deliveries

Route planning

Receiving of inbound freight via road

Reports – Key reports- AAA high value reports, Floor stock lists, Undelivered waybill lists, Cartage

Fleet maintenance

Customer service

Third Company: Cargo Work Gillits Road Westmead Pinetown 3610 April 2006 – 25 May 2007

Operations Manager

Customer Service

Route planning

Fleet Maintenance – COF, Services, Repairs of entire fleet and admin

Dispatching/Receiving of deliveries

Container and delivery reports

Collections – Arranging collection from various customers Fourth Company, Railit Total Transportation, Imvubu Park Close Effingham 4000

26 May 2007 – 12 September 2017

Contact: Reenesh Naidoo 031-*******083-***-**** Branch Manager Airfreight

Customer Service

Route planning

Dispatch/Receiving’s deliveries

Collections from customers

Receiving’s/Dispatching via road and air containers

Same Day deliveries/collections

Accepting/Debriefing drivers/ quality checks

Fleet Maintenance –Service/repairs

Meetings weekly with all operational staff and drivers

Financial feedback on key financial aspects of the Department monthly

HR – Leave, employment, discipline, admin

Reports – feedback daily to higher Management daily – cage reports high value cargo, floor stock list, container problem reports, late delivery reports, collection reports, undelivered reports -1 day, 3 days and 5 days, multiple trip reports, returns reports, unscanned reports – pods not scanned onto the system, OTIF – time definite reports, driver demerit system reports, same day express reports, vehicles off the road report, vehicle accident reports, delivery customer service management reports, fridge line reports, time definite reports, container header reports, processed not adhoced reports, adhoced not processed reports, undelivered but scanned reports – pods on the system not accepted and cartage reports.

Data capturing

Truck/small vehicle hire for vehicles off the road

Container costing via road and air freight capturing on system to ensure there is no cartage error for billing purposes.

Oversee and manage special projects for customers through our business infrastructure, extra with the normal day to day operations.

Checking of all ops reports daily to ensure all reports are up to standard and filled daily for audit purposes.

Ensure all files and reports are up to date for audit purposes.

Cost savings initiatives to maximize profits

Reference: Reenesh Naidoo – 083-***-**** / 031-***-**** EDUCATION Dirkie Uys High – Bluff Road Durban 4052 Std 8

Dec 1990


Physical Science




Biblical studies

Lyceum College- Durban Central 4001

Dec 1991

Matric Mathematics

Physical Science




Biblical studies

Prior Learning Centre

Business Management Level 4

Dec 2009

Business Management

Language – Afrikaans and English

Computer Skills - Microsoft Office, Telnet, SLe and SAP About myself: I am well driven in a business environment through my experience and skills, and a team player to achieve goals and targets without supervision, and are always willing to take on new responsibilities and learn new aspects of the business to achieve the goals and strategy of the business. I am always willing to go the extra mile, to achieve goals and am target driven even if it results in long hours of work.

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