A manufacturing concern based in Lagos is keen to secure the services of an experienced professional as LOGISTICS SUPERVISOR. Candidate must have a good first degree in relevant course of study and preferably professional certification. He/she must have 3 –5 years’ experience in Logistics, preferably for a manufacturing company in Nigeria.
Duties and Responsibilities
You will be required to manage and monitor the drivers and their Vehicles with a view to ensure that goods are shipped and delivered in a timely manner and that they have sufficient training and security awareness required for handling trucking and Delivery of our products. You must also have sufficient Back Loading Experience in the South Eastern Region as to be able to source for consignments that would require transportation on the return journey. You should be able to support simplification and standardization of processes to accelerate logistics and enhance efficiencies. Identify enhancement opportunities and suggest solutions for improvement to top management. Assist audits of vendor invoices and month-end processing to incorporate finance accruals. Schedule Shipments and Deliveries
Your main responsibility will be to oversee the transportation of products from our facility to the delivery point, you may also be required to arrange product pickups and deliveries and route drivers accordingly. It is up to the Logistics Supervisor to communicate with trucks, sales personnel and customers. They must ensure that all parties are working together to guarantee that shipments are loaded, sent and delivered in a timely manner