Our client is a Nigerian startup IT service provider in the automotive industry, that provides innovative, cutting-edge solutions to a wide range of individual and corporate auto owners, as well as, fleet operators and managers alike.
They are currently recruiting an Operations Manager .
We are looking for a professional Operations Manager to plan, direct and coordinate all organization’s operations. You will be responsible for improving performance, productivity, efficiency and profitability, and will preside over revenue and sales growth, expense, cost and margin control, monthly, quarterly and annual financial goal management.
Develop and implement budgets.
Direct company operations.
Establish performance goals and barometers.
Develop, implement, and revise company policies as needed.
Execute business strategies.
Direct and participate in acquisition and growth activities to support overall business objectives and plans.
Establish and monitor performance-reporting system.
Monitor department performance against performance goals to ensure that progress is being made.
Oversee human resources department.
Manage business relationships with key suppliers.
Ensure products and services meet standards of quality and cost effectiveness.
Perform quality control and order fulfillment duties.
Manage internal systems and business processes.
Develop new processes and programs.
Determining, implementing and monitoring purchasing, storage and distribution strategies, policies and plans
Monitoring and reviewing storage and inventory systems to meet supply requirements and control stock levels
Operating recording systems to track all movements of supplies and finished goods, and ensuring re-ordering and re-stocking at optimal times
Oversee warehouse operations.
Order testing, maintenance, repairs, or replacements for machines.
Oversee the transportation of goods from production site to consumer and client.
Develop and implement a logistics process.
Inform the chief executive officer, and ultimately the board of directors, of all program issues and accomplishments.
Assist the CEO in planning, organizing, and implementing public and private fund-raising initiatives.
Minimum of a Masters degree.
At least 5 years relevant work experience .
Understanding and passion to work for a startup
Strong attention to detail
Excellent Communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to Engage and Motivate Others
Critical thinking and problem solving skills
Proven work experience as operations manager with oversight experience
Adequate knowledge of organisational effectiveness and operations management
Familiarity with business and financial principles and practices
Working knowledge of budgets, forecasting and metrics
Basic IT skills (databases, MS Office etc)
ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED