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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Logistics Manager Job at SolarNow Services - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Logistics Manager

Jobs at:
SolarNow Services (U) Ltd

Deadline of this Job:
Open Until Filled

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

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Job details:
Job Level: Manager
Reports to: Operations Manager
Job Summary: Responsible for high actor satisfaction due to optimal communication; and ensuring Standard Operational Procedures compliance by staff.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Co-ordinate the warehousing, distribution, transportation functions of all inventory in the company.
  • Create and maintain proper reporting tools that optimise performance of the logistics department.
  • Create and implement best practice logistics principles, policies and processes across the organisation to improve operational and financial performance.
  • Direct, optimize and coordinate full order cycle
  • Liaise and negotiate with local suppliers
  • Keep track of quality, quantity, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs and efficiency
  • Arrange and plan out warehouse, catalog goods, and plan delivery routes
  • Resolve any arising problems or complaints from clients both internally and externally.
  • Supervise, coach and train the logistics team
  • Meet cost, productivity, accuracy and timeliness targets
  • Maintain metrics and analyze data to assess performance and implement improvements
  • Comply with laws, regulations and OHS&E requirements
  • Continuously look for improvements to operations
  • Working proactively with various departments to realize efficiencies and manage expectations
Minimum Job Requirements

  • Education: Bachelors in Transport and Logistics or Supply Chain. And any relevant courses. Professional Courses in Logistics and Supply Chain Management are an added advantage.
  • Demonstrated Experience with; At least 5 years of proven working experience as a logistics manager.
SPECIAL SKILLS.

  • Demonstrable ability to lead and manage team
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and handle multiple projects
  • Having strong communication skills with keen attention to detail
  • High levels if Intergrity
  • Interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Good personal presentation
  • Ability to make tough decisions even when under pressure
  • Good commercial and business understanding
  • Mature Personality
Job application procedure
Interested candidates can send their motivation letter and CV to recruitmentug@solarnow.eu and copy solarnow@greatugandajobs.com
NOTE: WOMEN ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. CANDIDATES WITHOUT PASSION AND ENERGY NEED NOT TO BOTHER APPLYING.