Logistics Manager at Adexen

Logistics Manager at Adexen

Job Features

Job FieldLogistics
Job TypeFull-Time
EducationBA/BSc/HND MBA/MSc/MA
LocationLagos State
Experience10 years

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

Responsibilities

  • 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.

Skills:

  • 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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