Vacancies: Chief Executive Officer (Courier Services), Chief Executive Officer (Logistics)
Our client is a dynamic local, conglomerate based in Lagos, with interests in diversified businesses across several service and manufacturing industries. In line with her desire to ensure that key positions across all its subsidiaries are filled by best-in-class talents with the requisite skills and experience, vacancies exist for leaders to drive the business growth strategy.
Position: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) – Courier Services
(Job Code: CE/CS066)
This Courier and Delivery Services business is currently the 4th largest player in the Courier and express delivery market in Nigeria. With a bouquet of well-tailored solutions and a team of dedicated and experienced professionals, the Company is committed to partnering with clients to achieving their objectives through their vast experience and capabilities. It has 47 offices across Nigeria and over 600 employees.
Although a member of a diversified group, the Company’s operations are entirely independent. Recent expansion strategies into the African regional Market has thrown open some strategic positions that need to be filled.
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Chief Executive Officer will be responsible for the management of the company’s operations and will be expected to demonstrate excellent administrative, strategic, and operational and business management skills.
The CEO will work collaboratively with the Board in leading the transformation of the company, to ensure it is capable of delivering on its long term vision. Specifically, s/he will ensure that our Client’s fiscal, operations, sales, marketing, human resource, technology, and corporate strategies are effectively implemented across all segments of the company.
The jobholder shall propose, implement/ administer the fiscal policies and procedures; provide direction in the preparation and execution of the company’s annual budget. S/He shall provide support to the Board and shall perform such other functions as the Board may direct towards the development and achievement of the Group’s strategic goals and objectives
Qualifications and Experience
Position: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) – Logistics
(Job Code: CE/LS067)
Our client, a member of a Local consortium of businesses, is active in Logistics Support Services. The Company is structured -into two divisions
Supply Chain Management: Company has a strong presence in warehousing, 3PL, Warehouse/ Inventory Management, inventory financing, vendor-managed inventory, Warehouse facility Management.
Retail Distribution: Currently a leading retail distribution channel for large FMCG companies in Nigeria, it’s also a leading initiator of Direct to Retail (DTR) strategies for carefully selected partners.
The Company has also undertaken sizeable bespoke logistics solution endeavors with notable international corporate brands. The Company’s goal is to become the prime, end-to-end logistics and distribution services company in Nigeria, offering a wide range of expertise in goods transportation, warehousing, warehouse management, and retail-level distribution services.
Our client aims to help customers re-engineer and re-invent their supply chain activities; and plays significantly in thriving sectors such as financial services, manufacturing, telecommunications, government agencies, and oil & gas/ utilities. To deliver on its promise to stakeholders, our client is looking for the right candidate to lead the team into this dispensation
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the lead executive reporting to the Board, will be charged with the responsibility of driving the articulation of all goals and objectives set by the Board of Directors for the business.
The COO will also be responsible for the continuous growth and development of the business; planning, organizing, coordinating, directing and controlling the functions of the Company. The individual must be able to deliver a revenue transformation agenda by developing and meeting specific financial targets developed through the budget implementation process.
The COO will be a dynamic and experienced professional with a strong track record of business development and operational activities within a leadership position in the Supply Cham Management Industry. The individual-will have broad business knowledge and ability to develop and implement strategies in a complex environment with multiple stakeholders, and also balance wider consequences.
Qualifications and Experience
All applications must be submitted on or before 10th February, 2017. To apply, please take the following steps:
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