The role plays the functional leadership activities to oversee the day-to-day activities of the depot operations across Nigeria and remains critical for consistent value delivery.
The Head of Depot Operations coordinates the management of the depot spend with adequate stewardship of the float management and cost reduction initiatives, oversees the depot infrastructures consistent improvements, takes responsibility for Depot Health and Safety policies , and responds to stakeholders affairs.
TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Inventory and Depot Management.
Depot Rationalization and Infrastructural improvements.
Mentor and coach the depot coordinators ensuring adequate succession planning are in place and demand same of the coordinators within their respective area of jurisdictions.
Implement warehouse best practices across the region and enforce compliance through the depot coordinators
Minimum of a bachelor's degree in any relevant field of study
12-15 years’ experience in similar role within cement manufacturing industry or the FMCG sector.
Hands on proficicy in the useage of software packages including microsoft office suite
Full knowledge of the S&OP processes.
Knowledge of SAP / APO or Oracle Demand Planning or other software related to demand planning is preferred.
Robust knowledge of warehouse management (Preferably SAP WMS inventory management)
Demonstrated proficiency in in material management and inventory control methodology.
Good understanding of customer management and sales processes
Strong evidence on working with customers with the inherent skills of to focus on customer satisfaction.
Strong people, stakeholder and change management skills
Private Health Insurance
Paid Time Off
Training & Development