Adexen Recruitment Agency is mandated by a leading logistics service provider, to fill the vacant position of:
POSITION : Haulage Manager - Expatriate
The Haulage manager is responsible for managing, planning and coordinating transport operations, delivery and organization of services.
He will ensure safety in all transportation matters and audit all company trucks.
The position is based in Lagos. The area covered is nation wide.
The responsibilities for this office shall include but is not limited to the following:
To develop which skilled professional transporters who can always respond to company’s transportation needs
To ensure regular training of distribution staff, Transaporters, Operation Managers and Truck drivers in line with company HSEQ standards every year for them to appreciate and imbibe company’s vision for safety
To ensure and coordinate transporters in organizing quarterly in house training for their drivers to compliment the company’s organized sessions
To select and enlist standard trucks in line with company specifications and de-list sub-standard trucks accordingly
To assess from time to time the adequacy or otherwise of all trucks by ensuring and coordinating regular/ yearly comprehensive audit of all trucks in d company fleet
To formulate data base for truck fleet of the company and generate transport update on monthly basis to the top management
To follow up on all accidents with necessary sanctions given to the defaulting transporter in pursuance of ensuring zero accident rate
To ensure adequate and timely rendition of necessary divisional and departmental reports
To ensure health and safety regulations are adhered to and make recommendations for improvements
To manage large teams of staff
To make sure the operation meets its performance and safety targets, monitoring and reporting performance to senior management;
To minimize disruption and resolving any unscheduled delays, making decisions in difficult situations;
To meet customers, deal with complaints and areas of concern;
Must have been in the haulage business for at least 10 years
Ability to manage a large fleet of trucks
Truck operation and maintenance
Co-ordination of Drivers
Knowledge of routes in Nigeria will be a plus
Candidates must have a B.Sc in an Engineering course.
A Masters degree will be an added advantage
Must have excellent communication & interpersonal skills at all levels and demonstrate a high level of initiative
Must be a good team player and posses excellent leadership skills
Attractive expatriate package