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  • Posted: Nov 2, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Adexen is a global Human Ressources Company providing business services in Europe and AfricaWe support companies in all industries in the fields of HR, Legal, Finance, Sales & Marketing, Engineering and Supply chain. We know how important people are to business. We also think that "People are the future of Africa"? We understand what is need...
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    Head of Transport


    • Manage the day-to-day transportation operations of the company; supervise employees, delegating tasks accordingly, monitoring performance, and conducting regular follow-ups with business objectives
    • Responsible for direction of the transport department, including operations, maintenance, safety/compliance, equipment, and personnel
    • Responsible for purchasing new trucks, trailers and other necessary equipment and systems
    • Optimise and reduce operational expenses while maximizing equipment utilization
    • Determine staffing levels, job descriptions and assist in the recruitment of drivers and support staff
    • Participate in the strategic direction of the transport department.
    • Ensure profitability by controlling costs and enhancing trip performance
    • Full responsibility for fleet maintenance and the mechanical workshops
    • Ensure truck availability
    • Liaise with Sales and Finance departments to ensure the right rate is appropriately charged on services rendered by company transport.
    • Coordinate and inspect the complete documentation
    • Review and report logistics/fleet performance
    • Implement good working relationship with Regulatory Agencies to ensure smooth operation of the fleet


    • B.Sc./M.Sc. in Engineering, Transportation or any relevant discipline for the role
    • Minimum of 15 years experience in supply chain, transportation, or logistics
    • Minimum 5 years experience in a senior role within an international group or a leading logistics & transportation company
    • Knowledge: industry trends, supply chain processes, best practices, and compliance requirements
    • Organizational and Planning skills
    • Problem Solving and Analytical skills
    • Extensive knowledge of route planning and Driver management
    • Communication and Commercial skills

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Adexen on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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