Head of Logistics needed at Myrtle Management Consultants

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Job title : Head of Logistics

Job Location : Lagos

Deadline : December 15, 2023

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Job Description

  • Develop and implement logistics strategies to optimize transportation operations, reduce costs, and improve efficiency.
  • Lead and manage a team of logistics professionals, including supervisors, planners, and coordinators.
  • Oversee the allocation of resources, including vehicles, personnel, and equipment, to meet operational needs.
  • Coordinate the end-to-end supply chain, including procurement, inventory management, and distribution.
  • Implement efficient route planning to minimize delivery times and fuel consumption.
  • Monitor and control logistics expenses, identifying cost-saving opportunities and negotiating contracts with suppliers and carriers.
  • Ensure compliance with transportation regulations, safety standards, and environmental regulations.
  • Establish key performance indicators (KPIs) to monitor and evaluate the performance of the logistics department.
  • Manage relationships with suppliers, carriers, and third-party logistics providers.
  • Implement and leverage logistics and transportation management systems to improve tracking, reporting, and efficiency.
  • Optimize inventory levels to meet customer demands while minimizing carrying costs.
  • Identify and mitigate risks in logistics operations, including contingency planning for unexpected events.
  • Promote sustainable and environmentally friendly practices within the logistics department.


  • 5 years of experience in transportation fleet management, logistics and operations, supply chain management,
  • Strong knowledge of transportation regulations and compliance requirements.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills.
  •  Proficiency in logistics and transportation management software and technology.
  • Exceptional problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills.
  • Analytical and data-driven mindset for process optimization.
  •  Ability to adapt to changing market conditions and industry trends.
  • Knowledge of safety protocols and a commitment to safety in all logistics operations.

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