Transport & Logistics Manager at De Tastee Fried Chicken Limited


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De Tastee Group is a leading quick-service restaurant, Outdoor Caterers, Event Hall Managers and Home delivery hospitality outfit. We are on a mission to become the premium brand and first choice in Nigeria’s fast-food business.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Transport & Logistics Manager

Location:  Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Summary

  • A Logistics Manager supervises the movement, distribution and storage of supplies and materials in a company. They are tasked with planning routes, analyzing budgets, and processing shipments.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Define logistics strategy within the organization policies and procedures and ensure effective integration of logistics operations.
  • Advice on logistics management and structures and staffing levels to ensure that they are at all times adequate to meet the requirements of the logistics strategy.
  • General management of transportation matters, such as execution, direction and coordination of all activities.
  • Handle Transport &Logistics Budget matters, planning of routes and schedules.
  • To ensure safety of all vehicles on road by meeting up all legal requirement.
  • Advisory functions on the status of vehicles, vehicle depreciation and disposal
  • Managing the Transport &Logistics team to achieve worthwhile results; harnessing the functionality of the staff (drivers and other Transport &Logistics administrative staff); handling staff matters and ensuring staff improvement and training efficiency.
  • Performance management of LPs and focus on improvement through a structured approach.
  • Manage organizations field fleet arrangements including contingency plans for logistic distributions.
  • Ensuring proper documentation for accounting, reporting and internal control are functioning and maintained.
  • Ensure continuous logistic preparedness and review for improvement or corrections.
  • Responsible for liaising with external or government agency on matters concerning transportation and logistics policies /tariff or rate.
  • Establishment of policies, roles, regulations that will enhance standard and discipline in the fleet management.
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and federal road safety laws & regulations.
  • End to end management of fleet deployment at respective locations.
  • Reporting to Executive Management on the T&L unit and concerns.

Requirements & Skills

  • B.Sc in Business Administration, Transport Management, or other related fields.
  • 8 years progressive relevant experience in logistics and transport operations, with three years in managerial capacity
  • A professional certification in T&L or such related certification is an added advantage.
  • Record of successful distribution and logistics management
  • Solid negotiation & communication skills
  • Competent in MS Excel and MS Word
  • Excellent technical knowledge of light and heavy-duty vehicles
  • Excellent knowledge of transport & logistics documentation requirements and standards
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be a team player, with excellent interpersonal relationship skill.

Application Closing Date
30th October, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Note:  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.