Head of Transport

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  • Post Date: November 2, 2020
  • Apply Before: December 2, 2020
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Job Overview

Adexen was mandated by an international company to recruit an experienced Head of Transport for its operations. The position is based in Tema, Ghana.

 

Responsibilities

  • 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

Qualifications

  • 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

 

Only applications through Adexen website will be considered for this job vacancy.

How To Apply

Interested applicants should:

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