Head, Haulage Job at StreSert Services

Job Title: Head, Haulage
Company: StreSert Services
Job Type: Full Time
Qualification: BA/BSc/HND
Experience: 7 years
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Job Field: Logistics Transportation and Driving
StreSert Services – Our client is a group of companies
based in Lagos and into the services of freight,
haulage and courier/express services.
The purpose of this job is to oversee the
transportation of products/goods from suppliers to
distributors. The ideal candidate must have strong
organizational skills, effective people skills and the
ability to manage logistics to ensure the methods
used are safe, efficient and reliable; must
have extensive experience in general haulage
services with at least 4 years managerial experience/
competence covering general management,
marketing, and haulage operations.
Duties: – Manage a fleet of trailers and other heavy duty
equipment whilst ensuring zero down time always – Supervise the daily activities of the division within
the group – Manage drivers/operators and ensure compliance
to safety and company policies – Plan and implement preventive and corrective
maintenance – Direct the activities of staff in relation to
transportation operations including dispatching,
routing, and tracking transportation vehicles – Design operational master plan for the Haulage
division – Drive business expansion of the division – Coordinate delivery, repair, procurement, recovery
etc – Ensures the profitability of the Haulage division in
the group – Conduct investigations to determine causes of
transportation accidents and to improve safety
procedures – Direct investigations to verify and resolve customer
complaints – Interview, select, coach, train, manage, and
appraise the performance of drivers – Remain current with latest transportation
technology systems and procedures – Negotiate with carriers, warehouse operators and
insurance company representatives for services
and preferential rates – Prepare management recommendations, such as
proposed fee and tariff increases or schedule
changes – Recommend or authorize capital expenditures for
acquisition of new equipment or property to
increase efficiency and services of transportation
operations – Drive the Business Development of the subsidiary – Ensure actualization of the division’s targets – Design internal appraisal measures to ensure
optimal performance of officers – Drive and promote safe handling of all
consignments – Maintains a safe and organized storage facility for
all shipments in transit (warehousing related) – Design standard flow chart for the Company’s
delivery process – Co-ordinate delivery network across all branches
Education and experience: – Graduate in Business, transportation, Shipping,
Logistics Management or other related disciplines. – Additional certifications in logistics, haulage,
transportation etc will be an added advantage. – Minimum of seven (7) years experience in a related
role and industry, with at least four (4) of those in
managerial level.
Reporting line: – CEO

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