Logistics Manager" in Lagos, Nigeria

at Icons Builder Concept

Industry
Logistics / Transportation
Specialization
Logistics and Supply Chain
Minimum Qualification
HND
Required Experience
1 - 3 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Gender
Male or Female

Job Description

Transport management:

  • Directing all transportation activities.
  • Developing transportation relationships.
  • Monitoring transport costs.
  • Negotiating and bargaining transportation prices.
  • Dealing with the effects of congestion.
  • Confronting climate change issues by implementing transport strategies and monitoring an organisation’s carbon footprint.

Skills and qualities

  • Ability to appraise and use IT packages and electronic communication methods.
  • Tact, diplomacy and calmness, especially when dealing with tired drivers and disgruntled customers.
  • An analytic mind and good numeracy skills.
  • Excellent geographical knowledge.
  • Good people management and coordination skills.
  • Excellent financial acumen.
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of the transportation industry.
  • Good intuition to make crucial judgment calls.

Responsibilities

Work activities Logistics:

  • Planning routes and load scheduling for multi-drop deliveries.
  • Booking in deliveries and liaising with customers.
  • Allocating and recording resources and movements on the transport planning system.
  • Ensuring all partners in the supply chain are working effectively and efficiently to ensure smooth operations.
  • Communicating effectively with clients and responding to their requirements.
  • Booking sub-contractors and ensuring they deliver within agreed terms.

Requirements

QUALIFICATION

Open to non-graduates and graduates of any discipline.

 Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport you need to have a specific combination of qualifications and experience.

Other relevant degree subjects
  • Economics
  • Environmental
  • Geography
  • Information technology
  • Marketing
  • Psychology
  • Social science
  • Sociology
Tips for applications

Gain relevant industry knowledge; positions are rarely granted to those without this.

 

METHOD OF APPLICATION

All interested Applicant should forward their CV to the HR via email iconsbuilderconcept(at)gmail.(com) or forward your detail to number below

NOTE:

This advert is for Lagos residency only.

 

 

 

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