Logistics Supervisor - Corporate Headhunters Limited
Corporate Headhunters Limited
Kaduna
2d ago
source : BetaJob

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Logistics Supervisor for our client. She / he will continue to create, implement and maintain continuous improvement and control plan for overall business logistics operations.

Responsibilities

  • Create, implement and maintain continuous improvement and control plan for overall business logistics operations.
  • Responsible for warehouse operational activities including shipping, receiving, warehouse stocking.
  • Perform pricing and cost / service analysis, and own the transport management processes - selection, qualification, business reviews, and performance evaluation.
  • Develop and implement overall logistics plan, in a manner that promotes low transportation and handling cost; high inventory turns.
  • Establish and maintain rapport with third party vendors through genuine and exceptionally responsive interactions.
  • Monitor and ensure resolution of freight payment process issues between third party transporters and the Company, related to rejected freight bills, short payments, rate discrepancies, general aging issues, etc.
  • Manage a team of dedicated officers and oversee all Warehouse Associates, Drivers and Logistic Partner relationships.
  • Ensure shipped merchandise is received and tracked in an efficient manner with minimal costs.
  • Ensure shipments are effectively managed with quality control systems to ensure accuracy at every level of the operation in compliance with standard procedures.
  • Maintain an iterative improvement approach towards inventory management, methods of distribution and other areas of improvement.
  • Resolve customer complaints in a timely and professional manner; taking corrective actions where necessary.
  • Assist in the recruitment of quality drivers into the fleet, maintaining detailed records of vehicle servicing and inspection and scheduling regular vehicle maintenance to ensure operational efficiency.
  • Purchase and maintain vehicles for deliveries.
  • Develop efficient driver schedules to maximize profits; register and license all vehicles under our management.
  • Develop strategies for greater fuel efficiency; maintain detailed records of vehicle servicing and inspection.
  • Ensure strict servicing and maintenance times to minimize downtime and maintain schedules.
  • Qualifications / Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in related area (Logistics, Supply Chain, Operations, Management, etc. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in inventory management, supply chain management, transportation, and distribution centre operations with at least 2 years in a logistics / transportation role.
  • Experience successfully leading a team to achieve results.
  • Previous hands-on experience in negotiations.
  • In-depth experience in freight cost analysis.
  • Ability to plan, execute & manage local and regional logistics projects ensuring continuous improvement to business operations.
  • Strong communication, problem solving and management skills.
  • Ability to engage and influence direct and indirect reports and peers.
  • Be a mentor, coach and a great people leader : build strong relationships and team, hire great people, commit to the growth of individuals on team.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and G-Suite products.
  • Start Up Environment :

  • Thrives in fast paced star-up environment with dynamic business priorities.
  • Unlocking Potential Of Team Members :

  • Extensive experience and passion in coaching / mentoring a team.
  • Detail Orientation :

  • Extensive experience leading a complex organisation and an eye for details and problem solving.
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