Adexen Recruitment Agency Transport and Logistics Manager

Adexen Recruitment Agency Transport and Logistics Manager

Job Introduction

  • Adexen has been mandated by a multinational Logistics & Supply Chain company to recruit a Transport and Logistics Manager for its operations in Nigeria. The position is based in Lagos, Nigeria.


  • Co-ordinate all transport operations for both local and international deliveries in liaison with the Operations Manager


  • Ensures the receipt, collation, and registration of all orders.
    Negotiates transport costs to align with market trends.

  • Performs the suppliers’ evaluation quarterly.

  • Ensures that due diligence is performed on all Carrier providers

  • Ensures that all Carrier providers are duly registered prior engagement.

  • Regularly update the list of Carrier providers' contact information on the Link Partners Application.

  • Follow-up to ensure prompt delivery of shipment after clearance.

  • Ensures that all QHSE requirements are met by Carrier providers.

  • Follow-up and monitor to ensure that Carrier providers respect the Business Code of Conduct.

  • Ensure to Pre-alert transporters on possible loading.

  • Supervise the allocation of jobs to various sub-contractors based on the orders received for the day.

  • Approve job orders.

  • Follow up and monitor to ensure all planned loading is achieved.

  • Follow up closely with Operations Team to ensure all documents required for loading are available.

  • Follow closely on the return of transport documents.

  • Source for new Carrier providers and liaise with the safety and legal department for proper validation of documents.


  • Plan routes and load scheduling for multi-drop deliveries.

  • Book deliveries and liaise with customers.

  • Allocating and recording resources and movements on the transport planning system.

  • Ensure all partners in the supply chain are
    working effectively and efficiently to ensure smooth operations.

  • Communicate effectively with clients and responding to their requirements.

  • Book sub-contractors and ensuring they deliver within agreed terms.

    Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent certificate or technical certificate in transport management or relevant discipline.

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in transport and logistics operations.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Knowledge of supply chain core processes and logistics business

  • Customer service

  • Knowledge of basic finance fundamentals

  • Good supervisory and people management skills

  • Organizing and planning skills

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
    Negotiation skills

  • Good communication and influencing skills

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Adexen Recruitment Agency Transport and Logistics Manager ​

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