Aug 11, 2018

Global Supply Chain Head

  • YES | Your Employment Solutions
  • Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Full time Logistics/Supply Chain Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

Job Vacancy in Ethiopia

Global Supply Chain Head


Essential duties and responsibilities

  • Seasoned Business Manager with 15 + years of experience (Africa experiencerequire) in heading teams for driving overall Supply Chain Operations, Input cost saving, Revenue Generation and Operating Profitability.
  • Extremely cost focused for optimum project cost achievement and Gross Margin management.
  • Expertise in managing key global procurement strategies for complete material management functions & contingency plans; abilities in ensuring that plans are aligned with project as well as the production / project / operational requirements.
  • Effective in ensuring optimum inventory levels to achieve maximum cost savings with minimum holding of stock; maintaining storage areas for smooth flow of operations; expertise in handling incoming & outgoing material activities to ensure accuracy, completeness as well as quality of materials at the sites. 
  • Efficient in setting up and maintaining storage areas as well as managing infrastructure for smooth flow of store operations
  • Expertise in development of a trading unit from ground zero.
  • Extreme efficiency in steering successful completion of various projects and ensuring an optimal utilization of resources
  • Proficient in developing & streamlining systems (also under ERP) with proven ability to enhance operational effectiveness and meet operational goals within the cost, time & quality parameters.
  • Effective communicator & a strong negotiator with analytical, problem solving & team playing skills.
  • Make recommendations to improve productivity, quality, and efficiency of operations.” with the alternative materials / substitutes for valuable fx saving, managing processes for smooth shipping and warehousing. 
  • Responsible for monitoring and managing global inventories, and forecasting sales and production levels to plan for materials needed track delivery performance and response time, as well as handle capacity planning and various logistics projects.
  • Familiarity with safety and procedural best practices in SCM
  • Experience with ERP programs (enterprise level preferred)
  • Ability to lead, train and mentor employees on a personal level
  • Expertise in managing global supply chain management of following sector: FMCG, OIL, ENGINEERING

Interested candidates can send their applications to before August 21, 2018.


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