Head of Operations Logistics for a Leading FMCG Company

RTC-1 Employment Services

Dubai, UAE

Posted
Ref: QP275-284

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Head of Operations Logistics up to 40k Aed for a Leading FMCG Company in UAE

• Directs and over sees operations within the organization's logistics department.
• Contribute to the creation and implementation of best practice logistics vision, strategy, policies, processes and procedures to aid and improve operational performance
• Create and implement best practice logistics principles, policies and processes across the organization to improve operational and financial performance
• Translating mid- and short-term strategies into operational reality; aligning communication, accountabilities, resource capabilities, internal processes, and ongoing measurement systems to ensure that strategic priorities yield measurable and sustainable results
• Review impact of logistics changes, such as relocation, routing, shipping modes, product volumes or carriers & make recommendations for logistics processes in potential new facilities and advise of cost implications and efficiency
• Play a lead role in conjunction with the operational team to establish warehouse and material management roadmap which includes developing and implementing industry leading information systems, storage strategies and product handling
• Plan, implement and manage procedures to optimize inventory control & identify storages
• Drive positive financial outcomes by collaborating and providing guidance to the finance team on the creation of annual budget and shorter-term forecasts/variances
• Manage the Sales, Inventory and Operations Planning process, working with Commercial Operations regarding demand estimates

Requirements

• POSITION: Head of Operations Logistics
• SALARY: up to 40,000 AED monthly gross depending on qualifications and years of experience
• HIRING COMPANY: A leading distributor and logistic service provider (retailer and wholesaler)
• LOCATION: Dubai, UAE
• AVAILABILITY: Can join immediately or maximum 1-month
• EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Permanent

CANDIDATE PROFILE:
• Open to ANY nationals
• Male/Female, 45 years old and below

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Industrial Engineering or any relevant courses
• Postgraduate diploma in Logistics Management is an advantage
• Minimum 10 years of experience in logistics, supply chain; at least 3 years should have been head of operations in warehousing or logistics in a similar FMCG environment
• Proven track record of building a successful logistics team and collaborating with key corporate and supply chain resources
• Proven management skills with the ability to optimize team performance and development
• Strong planning skills with the ability to handle multiple projects through to completion and to manage competing priorities
• Excellent analytical, problem solving, planning skills and experience with the latest logistics software
• Highly skilled communicator with the ability to form and maintain good relationships internally and externally
• Proficient of Microsoft Office, especially Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

About the Company

RTC-1 Employment Services is a licensed recruitment firm based in Dubai, UAE. Our team has been in the market since 2004 and we are supporting various industries with their staffing needs across the Middle East and Africa.

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