Adexen Recruitment Agency: GM Operations

Posted on :

14 Oct, 2010

Category :

Logistics Jobs in Nigeria

Adexen Recruitment Agency is mandated by a logistic company specialized in multimodal transport (Sea freight, Air Freight, Trucks) for a GM Operations.

Job description

The GM Operations must have a confirmed successful experience of operation management in the logistic/transport industry.

The position is based in Lagos, Nigeria.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for coordination of all Air/Sea freight operation including import & export
  • Planning, Controlling and Tracing the movement of Air, Sea and Trucking shipments
  • Supervise the documentation department and coordinate custom clearance procedures to ensure prompt delivery and ensure that client trade compliance policy is followed strictly
  • Maintain accurate and up to date filing system and ensure closure of file after delivery
  • Supervise the new haulage department
  • Analyze logistics data reports to identify & actualize cost savings and opportunities for all segments
  • Review and analyze expenditure, financial, and operations reports to determine need for increase in fares or tariffs, lead the expansion of existing schedules, or expansion of routes
  • Coordinate general feedback to customers and sales team on the status of the shipments
  • Interacting with suppliers, clients and other related agencies
  • Managing, motivating and encouraging the Operations team towards achieving desired goal and maximum output
  • To guide the sales team in driving successful businesses for Import and Export of shipment

Job Qualifications

  • Must be a qualified Operation Manager with successful experience in similar position
  • Must have broad understanding of transit and 4PL
  • Experience of Africa, especially Nigeria would be much appreciate
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Good command over written and spoken English
  • Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work both independently and as a part of a team
  • Ability to work in multicultural environment and under pressure

What is on offer

Attractive Expatriate Package.

If your experience, personal characteristics and qualifications meet the position specifications and your personal objectives are to seek such a challenge, then we would like to hear from you with details of your current earnings, up to date CV and explanation as to why your achievements to date fit you for consideration.

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