Logistics Manager at Fadac Resources and Services

    Lagos State
    Posted 7 months ago

    Job Responsibilities
    Logistics Management:

    • Oversee and manage logistics, warehouse, transportation and customer services.
    • Direct, optimize and coordinate the full order cycle, overseeing the entire process to ensure a seamless delivery.
    • Liaise and negotiate with suppliers, manufacturers, retailers and consumers.
    • Keep track of quantity, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs and efficiency.
    • Oversee the warehouse, catalogue goods, plan routers and process shipments, ensuring a seamless delivery of any client deliverables.
    • Resolve any problems or complaints, demonstrating exceptional customer service and problem-solving skills.
    • Supervise, coach and train the warehouse workforce in order to encourage progression within the team and ensure implementation of all regulations within the company.
    • Strive to meet cost, productivity, accuracy and timeline targets.
    • Maintain metrics and analyze data in order to assess performance and implementation improvements.

    Customs Brokerage:

    • Responsible for managing all aspects of the Customs Brokerage Department: carry out customs entry and perform good customer service
    • Maintenance of customs clearance process & trucking in time to achieve the growth and the profit objectives of the company
    • Source the best qualified 3rd part customs broker and truckers and proceed to become approved service providers.
    • Maintain and monitor all customs licenses and certificates, ensuring they are kept up to date.
    • Develop and maintain both new and existing customer relationships, promoting the company’s services.
    • Manage and offer advice on custom legislation where necessary.
    • Consult and provide training where necessary in order to encourage progression within your team.
    • Manage and assist with commercial business development, implementing changes where necessary.
    • Allocate and assign qualified representatives to their relevant departments.

    Sea Freight Coordination:

    • Negotiate and book cargo with shipping lines.
    • Complete customs clearances, ensuring full compliance to any relevant regulations.
    • Manage documentation flow. This includes bills of lading, packing lists, commercial invoices and certificates of origin and licences.
    • Ship out of gauge/project cargo.
    • Coordinate the collection/delivery process and manage this until the final destination.
    • Work in a small team, covering all aspects of the forwarding process.
    • The Sea Freight Coordinator will book all movement of modes of freight.

    Shipping Management:

    • The Shipping Manager will use software to track, check, prioritise and route orders.
    • Manage all shipping related documents, keeping them up to date and organised in an effective manner.
    • Manage and coordinate where necessary the direct flow of packages, overseeing the process from preparation to shipment.
    • Inspect all labels, barcodes and other features of completed orders to ensure everything has been completed correctly and that the shipments are ready to be sent.
    • Supervise, train and lead a team of coordinators.
    • Control the budget of the shipping department.
    • Resolve any issues that may arise regarding shipped orders in a timely and effective manner.
    • Ensure all team members understand and comply with all legal regulations and company policies and procedures.
    • Report to management on any activities and issues.
    • Organise the safe shipping of cargo, ensuring a seamless delivery.
    • Oversee and manage the budget of the shipping department.
    • Maintain strong professional relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.

    Job Requirements

    • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree
    • 10  year’s experience in similar position.
    • Record of successful distribution and logistics management
    • Demonstrable ability to lead and manage staff
    • Proficient in standard logistics software
    • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
    • Ability to work independently and handle multiple projects.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Fadac Resources on fadacresources.zohorecruit.com to apply

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