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Supply Chain Head - Nigeria

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #13503
Job Location Nigeria
Company Type Retail
Job Role Supply Chain Head
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 10
Residence Location Nigeria
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Residents or work permits required.
Degree Bachelor

Job Description

  • Job Status: CVs Submitted - Awaiting Feedback from Client

Our client an International FMCG company with well established operations in Nigeria is looking for an experienced Supply Chan Head to join their team.

Duties and Responsibilities;
* Direct overall supply chain operations to meet the objectives of the business, developing strategic plans to improve productivity and efficiency of operations.
* Monitor forecasts to identify changes or to determine their effect on supply chain activities.
* Implement new or improved supply chain processes.
* Collaborate with other departments and conferring with supply chain planners to forecast demand or create supply plan that ensures the availability of materials and products.
* Participate in the coordination of product line extensions or new product launches to ensure orderly and timely transitions in material or production flow.
* Manage activities related to material requirements planning, inventory control, warehousing, or receiving.
* Plan warehouse and depot activities to improve efficiency in both operations and capacity.
* Manage inbound and outbound transportation activities to ensure timely and cost-effective deliveries.
* Implement applicable logistics cost-saving practices.
* Coordinate and track allocation of goods through logistic pathways.
* Execute logistics plan to deliver products according to sales order and ensure the expected fulfillment rate.
* Maintain targeted buffer stock at each depot.
* Review freight rates and other transportation costs to ensure the logistics costs are within the agreed budget.
* Ensure proper tracking of assets maintenance at depots to minimize repair costs and downtime.

Key Skills
* Technical mastery, knowledge, and experience in:
* Supply chain management.
* Logistics management.
* Leading and managing effective teams.
* Leadership, problem-solving, collaboration, capability building, effective communication and team building.

  • Job Role: Supply Chain Head
  • Industry: Manufacturing / Production
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

10 Years of Experience
* Bachelor from a reputable university.
* Min 5 to 10 years experience in supply chain and logistics at the executive level.

Additional Requirements

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