Manager Jobs in Transnet Vacancies 2023 | Apply For Jobs in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape


  • Hiring Organisation: Transnet Careers
  • Vacant Position: Manager
  • Job Location: Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
  • Required Qualification: Relevant Qualification
  • Salary: R 195000.00-465000.00 Yearly
  • Last Date: 31/03/2023

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Job Description:

This advert is open for application by external applicants.

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Operating Division : Transnet NPA

Position Title : Manager – New Business Development

Employee Group : Permanent

Department : Sales & Market

Location : Port Elizabeth

Reporting To : Managing Executive: Central Region

Grade Level : E

Reference Number : 10286991

Position Purpose:

To develop and implement strategies to build a viable and self- sufficient port through the creation of new revenue streams

for Transnet National Ports Authority by creating new business opportunities or expanding upon existing business


Position outputs:

  • Identify new business opportunities, identify of opportunities within new and existing business operations and the expansion

of current revenue streams

  • Collaboration with all relevant stakeholders, potential investors, including industry players and Forums, Government

Departments and Agencies to pro-actively identify and purse the development of new business opportunities

  • Implement and drive New Business initiatives identified throughout the port system
  • Provide logistic solutions in line key segments and commodities to drive new business opportunities for the regional ports
  • Build investor project leads/pipeline for potential Section 56 and non-S56 projects e.g. participation in investment promotion


activities, facilitation of potential investor meetings, record & capture of Unsolicited proposal received by the ports that could

potentially be converted into new business.

  • Evaluate potential business opportunities to determine the impact on port infrastructure and port planning.
  • Liaise with key functions e.g., port planning and development; regional strategy, port engineering, operations, SHEQ to

review Port Development Framework Plan (PDFP)

  • Ensure compliance to applicable legislation, policies and guidelines e.g., National Ports Act, TNPA Lease Management

Manual, Concessions Process Manual and Guidelines for Licences, Agreements and permits and the port rules

  • Conduct feasibility studies and compile business cases with supporting documentation and submissions required in terms

of governance protocols in place.

  • Develop and monitor New Business revenue budgets from key revenue drivers
  • Develop and monitor New Business expenditure budget including specific expenditure requirements to implement new

business projects

  • Implement a reporting system for progress on new business development initiatives
  • Implementation of a regional New Business Development Plan, Regional New Business Development Stakeholder Plan and

new Business Development Records, Documents and Archiving System

  • Development of New Business Development Business Cases and applicable Thought Leadership and market related

Position Papers

  • Market port spare capacity to ensure utilisation in line with ports/regional plans

Qualifications & Experience:M+3 degree: Marketing and Business Strategy Qualification or B Comm or Project Management
8 years proven marketing and business development track record displaying strong strategic and leadership abilities


  • Hands on practical knowledge of business development functions
  • Self – starter
  • Initiative and creative
  • Problem solving skills
  • Communication and negotiation skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Business Acumen
  • Practical understanding of legislation within the port environment
  • Analytical
  • Project Management skills

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