Our Client, an Investor who wants to start a chain of supermarkets in one territory and expand nationally, seeks to recruit the following person;
Title (Position): Head, Operations
Reference No: HOO 2017
BA, B.Sc, MSc, MBA etc. in Business management, Business Administration, Accounting, Materials Management, Warehouse Management, Logistics, Sales, Engineering, Marketing Management Membership of professional associations would be an advantage
To own, end-to-end in store processes, in the supermarket operations ensuring full alignment across functions as well as data and process integrity and reliability. To manage the human and material resources in the company in order to deliver the required products to customers in line with service standards advertised to customers. To ensure the optimisation of overall service delivery process in a manner that guarantees the supermarkets business sustainable existence as a going concern. To coordinate all supply chain activities towards ensuring the achievement of overall company goals – sales targets, market share, contribution to margin, cost control, profit etc.
Candidates must have at least 10 years previous experience, in the operations of a large retail supermarket or hypermarket At least five years of which should be as an operations manager. Previous experience in the retail operations and retail sales of a member of the TESCO supermarket chain will be a big advantage.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Purchasing and In-bound logistics
Inventory Analysis and Warehousing
Cost Control and Cost Management
Process Design and Process improvement
Achievement of Performance Targets: Profitability, Revenue Growth rate, Sales per square foot etc.
Not more than 45 years of age medically fit with lots of stamina as the job demands the ability to work 24 hours a day and 7 days a week, if need be. Excellent spoken and written English language is mandatory. Ability to understand English spoken with a foreign accent is necessary.
Skills & Attributes:
Punctual, Must be Strategic Thinking/planning, Accounting, Audit and Business Analysis skills, Marketing Management and Sales Management Skills, Operations management Skills, Process Design Skills, Flowcharting Skills, Advanced Computer Literacy, Skilled in the use of Microsoft Dynamics, Knowledge of the Balanced Scorecard as a Performance Management Tool, Interpersonal Skills, Communication Skills, Organizational Skills, Managerial and Leadership skills, Protect Management Skills and Tracing/Coaching skills
Excellent Salary and Remuneration package between 8 million to 10 million NGN per annum
Method of Application
Please send a soft copy of (1) your application (2) your CV and (3) your plan of action by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org and copy email@example.com with the job reference and your name in the subject bar of your email. Please call 08080642478 after completing the above if you do not receive an immediate auto-response with further instructions.
Application close on 31st October, 2017.