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Road Transport Manager- Lusaka - Lusaka, Zambia

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Job Details

Job ID: #14554
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type Oil and Gas
Job Role Road Transport Manager- Lusaka
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable depending on candidate

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Years of Experience 3
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian
Degree Diploma

Job Description

  • Job Status: Closed

Our client is looking for a Road Transport Manager to join their team

Planning routes and load scheduling for multi-drop deliveries.
Booking in deliveries and liaising with customers.
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 organisation’s carbon footprint
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

Key Skills
Ability to appraise and use IT packages and electronic communication methods.
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.
Extensive knowledge of the transportation industry.
Good intuition to make crucial judgment calls.

  • Job Role: Road Transport Manager- Lusaka
  • Industry: Transport / Shipping /Logistics
  • Salary: Negotiable depending on candidate

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Transport and Logistics Diploma or similar
3-5 years experience working as a Road Transport Manager or similar

Additional Requirements


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