Logistics Manager at Adexen

    Lagos State
    Posted 7 months ago

    Industry: Energy / Oil & Gas
    Job Seniority: Senior level
    Job Category: Supply Chain
    Employment Type: Full time


    • Champion the formulation and implementation of strategies and plans for the logistics operations to ensure profitability and drive business growth in line with the company’s objectives.
    • Organize the storage and distribution of products and ensure that the right products are delivered to the right location on time and at a good cost.
    • Co-ordinate all transport operations for all local deliveries in liaison with the Operations Manager and other stakeholders on the transaction.
    • Supervise the allocation of jobs to various sub-contractors based on the transport requirements for each client.
    • Ensure all partners in the supply chain are working effectively and efficiently to ensure smooth operations.
    • Ensure fleet registration, documentation, and updating of drivers’ license
    • Follow up closely with Operations Team to ensure all documents required for loading are available and return of transport documents are filled.
    • Efficiently manage the company’s fleet to attain an uninterrupted supply to meet customers’ demands at all times through the effective management of vendors, drivers, and transport stakeholders.
    • Manage and register any delays or repair needed on trucks immediately they occur to the management.
    • Arrange daily express access into the oil tank farms and ensuring the free passage of company trucks from locations to the.
    • Manage relationships with law and safety enforcement agencies and to ascertain traffic situations and arrange free passage of company trucks and vessels.
    • Ensure trucks are adequately fuelled and approved funds for road expenses disbursed to drivers.
    • Schedule of the company’s fleet to meet clients’ requirements. Trucks required for loading must be positioned at the clients’ warehouse a day prior to loading day
    • Plan routes and load scheduling for drivers for easy loading and drop off.
    • Manage drivers’ concerns and bringing them to the immediate notice of the management.
    • Liaise with warehouse manager daily to program truck arrival, loading, and departure.
    • Monitor drivers and truck locations with a report sent to management every morning.
    • Minimize downtime of the company fleet.

    Desired Skills and Experience

    • Bachelor’s degree in Transportation Management or any other related Discipline.
    • A Master’s degree will be an added advantage.
    • Relevant professional qualifications from a recognized professional body (e.g. Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport (CILT) and Certified Institute of Warehousing & Materials Management (CIWM).
    • Minimum of 10 years post qualification experience, with at least 5 years in a senior management capacity.
    • Proven experience in Supply Chain Management, including, Haulage, Logistics, and Fleet management and customer service operations.
    • Demonstrated experience in Fleet management with In-depth knowledge of global and local transport and logistics best practices
    • A systematic approach to work and ability to manage change.
    • Commercial awareness coupled with IT literacy and the ability to handle electronic data.
    • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well as part of a team, as well as manage people.


    • Warehousing, Logistics
    • Management, Operations
    • Management, Process
    • Improvement, Logistics, Crisis
    • Management, Contract
    • Management, Risk
    • Management, Time
    • Management, Negotiation,
    • Team Management.

    Method of Application

    Note: We thank all applicants however only those selected will be contacted.

    Interested and qualified? Go to Adexen on www.adexen.com to apply

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