Leadership Profile: Mogamad Rafique Jassiem

| 0 Comments

RafiqueJassiem.jpgThis month SmartProcurement profiles Mogamad Rafique Jassiem from the Oceana Group.

Full name: Mogamad Rafique Jassiem

Position: Executive: Group Procurement

Your organisation's procurement expenditure: Approximately R5-billion p/annum

Who does P & SM report to: The CFO, who is currently also our acting CEO

Private sector or public sector: Private sector

Core business activity of the enterprise: Fishing

Number of people in your P & SM organisation: 4 direct-reports and a total of 66 P & SM staff in the organisation

Management motto: Be the leading converter of fishing rights into value

Personal motto: Be yourself, enjoy the now and always try to strive for balance

Professional body memberships: CIPS

What is your vision for P & SM: To develop commercially astute procurement teams (divisional and central) working in a co-ordinated manner to achieve optimal balance between operational excellence, cost optimisation and risk mitigation

Personal best achievement: Being a husband and father

Most important commodities: Fishing gear, fuel, vessel repairs and maintenance as well as packaging and freight

The person that has had the biggest influence on your life: My Mother

The person that has had the biggest influence on your career: There are too many to merely single out one

Person you would most like to meet: There are so many: Cyril Ramaphosa, Nicky Oppenheimer, Jürgen Klopp and Elon Musk would be those near the top of my list

What do you like most about your job: I mostly enjoy constant interaction with new people, solving new challenges every year and being able to influence and assist in Southern Africa's economic transformation

Is there anything you dislike about your job: No, I am truly blessed to be in such a rewarding role surrounded by good people in a vibrant company. It is also a major bonus that I work in one of the most beautiful cities in the world

Businessperson who has impressed you the most: Once again, there are too many to merely single out one - in procurement you meet impressive businesspeople all the time

Favourite quote: Dimming someone else's light won't make yours shine any brighter

Your favourite South African organisation: Oceana

Your favourite global organisation: Tesla

Your philosophy about life: Don't carry baggage; it's not needed for the moment that has passed or the moment that is about to come. Rather live akin to a traveller, from moment to moment, enjoying each one as well as the pauses between them

Favourite reading: The Holy Quran

Favourite music: Jazz

Favourite sport: Football

Favourite website: www.google.co.za

Hobbies: Distance running

Car: My wife's mini-van

Married: Yes, for 15 wonderfully blessed years and counting

Children: 2 boys and 2 girls

Twitter handle: With so little time these days, my social network 'footprint' is restricted to Linkedin.com

Facebook: As above

Leave a comment


SmartProcurement Newsletter
X

Please enter your details below to receive the SmartProcurement Newsletter for FREE on a regular basis.

As part of the SmartProcurement Newsletter you will be receiving World Class Procurement News, Tools, Tips, Tactics, Procurement Training updates, Upcoming Events, and the latest Procurement Career Openings.

* Email Address:
* Title:
* First Name:
* Surname:
* Company:
  Position:
* Country:
* Public / Private:

 

 

Career opportunites

Supply Chain Analyst

  • <500 000 Analyst Gauteng Permanent Supply Chain
Salary: R600 000 - R700 000 CTC per ...More

Supply Chain Manager

  • <500 000 Gauteng Permanent Supplier / Business Development Supply Chain
Salary: R600 000 - R700 000 per annum,Location: ...More

Demand Planner

  • <500 000 Gauteng Logistics & Warehousing Permanent Projects / Category Management
Salary: R450 000 - R550 000 per annum,Location: ...More

Demand Planner

  • <500 000 Gauteng Logistics & Warehousing Operations, Planning & Inventory Permanent
Salary: R500 000 - R500 000 per annum,Location: ...More

Warehouse and Distribution Manager

  • <500 000 Logistics & Warehousing Permanent Procurement Management
Salary: R650 000.00 - R850 000.00 CTC pa,Location: ...More

National Supply Chain Manager

  • <500 000 Gauteng Permanent Procurement Management Supply Chain
Salary: R900 000 - R1 000 000 per ...More

Procurement Specialist

  • <500 000 Gauteng Permanent Procurement Management Procurement Officer / Specialist
Salary: R380 000 - R420 000 per annum,Location: ...More

Supply Chain Analyst Lead

  • <500 000 Analyst Gauteng Permanent Supply Chain
Salary: R1 000 000 - R1 100 000 ...More

CIPS Tutor and Coordinator

  • Gauteng Permanent Projects / Category Management Supply Chain
Commerce Edge South Africa,Division: Commerce Edge Academy,Location: Johannesburg, ...More

Warehouse Manager

  • <500 000 Gauteng Industrial Engineer Logistics & Warehousing Permanent
Salary: R480 000 - R600 000 per annum.Location: ...More

Senior Buyer

  • <500 000 Buyer Gauteng Permanent Procurement Consultant
Salary: R600 000 - R650 000 per annum.Location: ...More

Operations Manager

  • <500 000 Gauteng Operations, Planning & Inventory Permanent Supply Chain
Salary: R700 000 - R800 000 CTC per ...More

Warehouse Manager

  • <500 000 Gauteng Logistics & Warehousing Operations, Planning & Inventory Permanent
R400 000 - R480 000 CTC per annum.Location: ...More

Supply Chain Analyst

  • <500 000 Analyst Permanent Supply Chain Western Cape
R400 000 - R500 000 per annum.Location: Cape ...More

Commodity Manager

  • <500 000 Commodities Gauteng Permanent Procurement Consultant
R650 000 - R750 000 per annumLocation: Cape ...More

Logistics Manager

  • <500 000 Gauteng Logistics & Warehousing Operations, Planning & Inventory Permanent
Salary: R 800 000 - R 900 000 ...More

Demand Planner

  • <500 000 Gauteng Operations, Planning & Inventory Permanent Projects / Category Management
Salary: R 600 000 - R 650 000 ...More

Supply Chain Analyst

  • <500 000 Analyst Gauteng Permanent Supply Chain
R600 000 - R700 000 per annum Location: ...More

Commodity Manager

  • <500 000 Commodities Gauteng Permanent Procurement Management
R850 000 - R1 000 000 per annumLocation: ...More

Commodity Manager

  • <500 000 Commodities Permanent Procurement Management Western Cape
R700 000 - R850 000 per annum,Location: Western ...More