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Vacancy for Intercity Logistics Manager at Poise and Etiquette

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Poise and Etiquette – Our Transportation and Logistics client, a leader in its industry is seeking an experienced candidate to fill the position below:

Job Title: Intercity Logistics Manager

Location: Lagos

Job Description
What you will be doing:

  • Planning routes and load scheduling for multi-drop deliveries.
  • Booking in deliveries and liaising with customers.
  • Allocating and recording resources and movements on the transport planning system.
  • Ensuring all partners in the supply chain are working effectively and efficiently to ensure smooth operations.
  • Communicating effectively with clients and responding to their requirements.
  • Booking sub-contractors and ensuring they deliver within agreed terms.

Transport management:

  • Directing all transportation activities.
  • Developing transportation relationships.
  • Monitoring transport costs.
  • Negotiating and bargaining transportation prices.
  • Dealing with the effects of congestion.
  • Confronting climate change issues by implementing transport strategies and monitoring an organization’s carbon footprint.

Requirements
About You:

  • Minimum of a B.Sc in related field
  • Tact, diplomacy and calmness, especially when dealing with tired drivers and disgruntled customers.
  • An analytic mind and good numeracy skills.
  • Excellent geographical knowledge.
  • Good people management and coordination skills.
  • Excellent financial acumen.
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills.
  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience working in similar capacity in a transportation logistics company.
  • Ability to appraise and familiar with modern IT packages, software’s and electronic communication methods; can express problems to the IT team.
  • Experience coordinating Bike delivery riders.
  • Extensive knowledge of the transportation industry.
  • Good intuition to make crucial judgment calls

Deadline: 6th March, 2019.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume to: recruiter@poiseandetiquette.com with the position applied for as the subject of the email.

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