NSQF-Export Logistics Manager - Life Sciences.pdf

Export Logistics Manager - Life Sciences

  • Job DescriptionExport Logistics Manager ensures robust and effective export logistic management to lead in cost optimization and high customer satisfaction with respect to delivery. The role ensures transport of the finished goods to the depots/dealers out of the country as per the agreed plan.
  • CodeLFS/Q0607
  • SectorLife Sciences
  • NSQF LevelLevel 6
  • Notional Hours340
  • Accrediting BodiesLife Sciences Sector Skills Council
  • Certifying BodiesLife Sciences Sector Skills Council
  • Proposed Occupation

    Export Logistics Manager falls under Supply Chain Occupation. The individual is responsible for ensuring robust and effective export logistic management to lead in cost optimization and high customer satisfaction with respect to delivery. The role ensures transport of the finished goods to the depots/dealers out of the country as per the agreed plan. The job requires individual to use the knowledge of supply chain function in life sciences industry. knowledge and understanding of supply chain concepts and application. export duty and taxes and knowledge of required documentation. use of IT in supply chain like Ms. Office. SAP etc. organizational SoPs and coding system for material movement. The individual applies skills like Communication skills. Problem solving. analytical thinking. and plan and organize and decision making. The job role holder has responsibility of own work and learning and full responsibility for other's work and learning

  • International Comparability

    While preparing the NOSs, a detailed secondary desk research was conducted.The European, South African and Australian NOSs were referred to The relevant International NOSs for the job role are listed below for reference: UK NOS • COGLS7 Plan and run projects for life science related work activities • COGLS322 Plan, conduct and manage projects, operations or investigations in life sciences and related industries • COGLS324 Managing budgets in life sciences and related industries • SFHPHARM23 check documentation and materials • COGLS2 Maintain effective and efficient working relationships Switzerland NOS - Australia NOS • Complete and check import/export documentation • Complete receival/despatch documentation • Apply knowledge of freight forwarding documentation and permits • Apply knowledge of the international freight forwarding industry • Manage international special freight transport services including dangerous goods and special cargo • Plan and organise the international forwarding of freight by sea and multimodal transport • Plan and organise the international forwarding of freight by road and rail transport • Apply integrated logistics support processes and procedures • Direct ICT in a supply chain • Use inventory systems to organise stock control • Review contracts, insurance, risk and liability in the international freight forwarding context • Participate effectively in a workplace environment South Africa NOS • Issue, dispatch and receive returned specified scheduled medicines in a distribution centre • Act in accordance with ethical and legal codes of pharmaceutical representation and the laws of the country • Apply ethical and legally compliant behaviour in pharmaceutical and health environments

  • Progression Pathway

    Upward progression:  Logistics and Licensing Head Lateral/ Horizontal progression:  Import Logistics Manager   Supply Chain Manager Coordination Manager   Customs Manager

  • Qualification File NSQF-Export Logistics Manager - Life Sciences.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    LFS/N0614 To manage budget and claims for export Mandatory 70 Level 6
    LFS/N0615 Manage relationships with Freight Forwarders Mandatory 40 Level 6
    LFS/N0616 To manage coordinate and interact with people to optimize export/ import operations Mandatory 50 Level 6
    LFS/N0617 To perform regulatory compliance and exchange of information for export/import management Mandatory 40 Level 6
    LFS/N0613 To provide analytical support for supply chain management Mandatory 60 Level 6
    LFS/N0102 To carry out reporting and documentation Mandatory 40 Common across level 2-6
    LFS/N0618 To manage finished goods or end manufacturing product Mandatory 40 Level 6