Senior Operations Manager
Sun King
Lagos, Nigeria
5d ago
source : Fuzu

Sun King is looking for an operations Manager who will be lead a highly effective team within Sun King’s fastest growing markets.

With over 50,000 products delivered per month though our 50+ retail locations and 3,000+ sales agents in the West African region, you will be responsible for developing efficient and scalable systems to meet our customer needs.

Reporting directly to the Group COO, the West Africa Operations Manager will be overseeing a team responsible for supply chain, last mile distribution, import, export, transportation and reverse logistics of innovative products focused on powering access to brighter lives.

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Sun King is looking for an operations Manager who will be lead a highly effective team within Sun King’s fastest growing markets.

With over 50,000 products delivered per month though our 50+ retail locations and 3,000+ sales agents in the West African region, you will be responsible for developing efficient and scalable systems to meet our customer needs.

Reporting directly to the Group COO, the West Africa Operations Manager will be overseeing a team responsible for supply chain, last mile distribution, import, export, transportation and reverse logistics of innovative products focused on powering access to brighter lives.

You might be a strong candidate if you :

MBA, B. Science / Master’s degree in Manufacturing, Logistics, Supply Chain Management or equivalent.

Work Experience : 10+ years of experience in a supply chain and logistics environment.

Previous experience managing a team at a country level. Last mile distribution experience preferred.

Highly analytical with high degree of competency in ( ERP, Excel / Google Sheets, BI software (Looker, Microsoft BI, Tableau) and other analytical tools.

Knowledge with SAP S4HANA is desirable.

Knowledge of the relevant legislation concerning the region

Knowledge about import / export, transport routes, warehousing and distribution network.

Local Assembly Experience is a plus

Knowledge and prior experience applying for import duty exemptions

Experience in business planning, procurement, warehouse, retail management and fleet management.

Open to traveling 30% of the time

Demonstrates humility

Is passionate about working with rural, off-grid consumers and resolving their issues.

Is driven by the social mission to provide energy to consumers and employment to rural communities.

Should be a value driven individual.

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Must demonstrate previous management experience, with ability to lead professionals and guide their career development.

MBA, B. Science / Master’s degree in Manufacturing, Logistics, Supply Chain Management or equivalent.

Work Experience : 10+ years of experience in a supply chain and logistics environment.

Previous experience managing a team at a country level. Last mile distribution experience preferred.

Highly analytical with high degree of competency in

ERP, Excel / Google Sheets, BI software (Looker, Microsoft BI, Tableau) and other analytical tools. Knowledge with SAP S4HANA is desirable.

Knowledge of the relevant legislation concerning the region

Knowledge about import / export, transport routes, warehousing and distribution network.

Local Assembly Experience is a plus

Knowledge and prior experience applying for import duty exemptions

Experience in business planning, procurement, warehouse, retail management and fleet management.

Open to traveling 30% of the time

Demonstrates humility

Is passionate about working with rural, off-grid consumers and resolving their issues.

Is driven by the social mission to provide energy to consumers and employment to rural communities.

Should be a value driven individual.

Team Management : Lead the development and continuous improvement within the operations team. Provide guidance for team member’s careers.

Drive professional growth within the team, mentoring individuals to develop valuable skill sets.

Drive Operational Efficiency : Meet KPI goals aligned with the short and long term goals of the business. Enhance delivery times, optmize operational costs, and response

Supply chain and inventory planning : Monitor the inventory needs of our West African entities. Coordinate with sales and manufacturing departments to meet business needs and timelines.

Inventory management : Oversee inventory management to ensure optimized inventory levels and safekeeping of stock, lean stock keeping in risk areas out of central warehouse.

Last mile distribution processes management : Design and implement efficient processes for the last mile distribution of our Easy Buy Direct business.

Oversee the process of product removals, completeness of reverse logistics kits.

Operational Risk Management : Identify key operational risks. Implement formal root cause and corrective action programs.

Systems and process design : Coordinate with technology teams to ensure company systems including applications meet operational needs.

Monitoring of trade regulations : Closely monitor any changes on tax / duty within the region and escalate any changes.

Partnership Management : Liaise with customers’ operations teams to ensure delivery needs are met on time.

Standardization across markets : Ensure consistent processes are being implemented throughout the region.

Procurement : Lead an efficient and effective procurement department

Any other business as assigned by your supervisor

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