Planning, Buying And Logistics Manager in Lagos, Nigeria

at RadioShack Corporation

Consumer Electronics
Logistics and Supply Chain
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
10 - 15 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

  • Reports to the Sourcing & Merchandise Manager
  • Direct Reports: Logistics Manager
  • Ideal candidates must be able to strategise for the category team
  • Determine how customer insights apply to the business, analyzing historical data, and conducting competitive analysis
  • Ensures business needs are being met by evaluating the ongoing effectiveness of current plans, programs and initiatives, consulting with business partners managers, co-workers, or other key shareholders. soliciting, evaluating and applying suggestions for improving efficiency and cost effectiveness
  • Maintaining relationships responsibilities with the banks, ports and clearing agencies.
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects for the merchandise categories by identifying customer and operational needs: developing and communicating business plans and priorities and demonstrating adaptability and supporting continuous learning.
  • Manage the end of a product lifecycle to ensure Zero liability.
  • Participate in key sourcing projects involving manufacturing, distribution, retail and consumer brands
  • Manage product transitions to minimize liabilities
  • Co-ordinates the execution and maintenance of inventory plans by reviewing open-to-by developments updates, and recommendations
  • Providing recommendations to guide merchandise flow and replenishing decision at the store level; reconciling differences of opinion related to sales and margin target, markdown or inventory strategy between key stakeholders, and partnering with merchandise operations to execute flow plans.
  • Executes cost savings initiatives.


  • Strong analytical skills
  • Possess initiative and passion to drive world class procurement initiatives
  • Experienced in multi-task work environment
  • Must be proficient in MS office suites
  • Knowledge of consumer electronics
  • Candidates must possess a minimum of a bachelor’ degrees at 2nd class upper.
  • A masters degree in a related field or MBA is advantageous
  • Minimum of 10 years work experience
  • Minimum of 5 years procurement experience in negotiating contracts and managing strategic supplier alliances
  • Diverse experience and knowledge in various aspect of supply chain preferred (3-5years)
  • Ideal candidate should be a procurement manager in a similar industry.

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