Head, Logistics

February 10, 2022

Job Description

Dangote Group

Dangote Group is one of Nigeria’s most diversified business conglomerates with a hard – earned reputation for excellent business practices and products’ quality with its operational headquarters in the bustling metropolis of Lagos, Nigeria in West Africa.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Head, Logistics
Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time
Department: DCP – Logistics
Job Summary

The Head of Logistics is responsible for the effective planning and distribution of cement in Nigeria, end-to-end management of the Customer Truck Empowerment scheme, Cost Optimisation, Management of the S&OP Process and overall responsibility for Health and Safety.

Task and Responsibilities

Lead the development and implementation of a strategy for the function including performance and cost optimization
Prepare and execute people development plans including succession planning
Identify and execute cost improvement areas within the function
Day to day management of the S&OP process
Automation of the S&OP Dashboard
Drive Process improvement of the function
Support Sales and marketing in delivering budget
Drive improvement in depot infrastructure
Support OTD Process automation
Maintain Regional Distribution and Cost Equilibrium in line with budget
Maintain a periodic benchmark of trucks performance against peers
Drive improvement in trucks and depots efficiency improvement


Minimum of related Degree from a recognized Higher Institution.
Membership of a related professional body is a essential.
A minimum of 12-15 years’ experience in similar role within cement manufacturing or FMCG industries
Strong analytical skills.
Proficient with microsoft office suite.
Proficient project management skills
Problem solving skills
Strategic thinking, planning, financial and project management skills
Proven ability to handle multiple priorities and projects of various scale in a fast-paced, time-sensitive environment.
Proven financial and operations management
Strong people, stakeholder and change management skills.


Private Health Insurance.
Paid Time Off.
Training & Development.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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