The New Nigeria Commodity Marketing Company (NNCMC) Limited was established to close the existing gap between farm products and markets. It is designed to promote market orientation and enhance farmers profit, generating wealth and accelerating production. The company facilitates external trade in the non-oil sector and help in the resuscitation of ailing local industries through the provision of needed raw materials. It is expected that within a very short time the impact of the company would be felt by the farmer, the consuming public and the nation's economy. We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: General Manager (Operations)Location: KanoReports To: Managing DirectorEmployment Type: Full TimeGrade Level: Executive ManagementStart Date: As Soon as PossibleJob DescriptionThe General Manager (Operations) is to oversee the company's procurement and supply chain systemsHe or She is expected to contribute towards the achievement of the company's overall strategic and operational objectivesDutiesIn specific terms, the General Manager (Operations) is saddled with the following responsibilities:Work closely with the Project Implementation Manager (PIM) to oversee the company's procurement and supply chain operations, inventory management, and warehousingEnsure the security and safety of all procured commodities including ensuring that appropriate insurance covers are in place at all times,Oversee the recruitment and appointment of local Buying Agents (LBAs) and State Implementation Managers (SIMS)In conjunction with key relevant parties, determine and recommend NNCMC purchase prices of commodities and identify key procurement markets for the various commoditiesPerform periodic quality control checks and prepare periodic report on quality and conditions of all commodities in stock;Identify/segregate warehouses, silos and other storage facilities according to products;Carry out any other duty that may be assigned from time to time by the MD.