CTG Global

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Position titleSupply Chain / Logistics / Transport Operations Specialists
Place of performanceGlobally
Apply by31/12/2020
Start date01/01/2021
Durationup to 12 months (@22days/month)
QualificationBachelor's degree in relevant to the role..
Sector experienceMinimum of 5 years of demonstrable relevant Transport experience and/or minimum of 5 years of demonstrable relevant Procurement & Supply Chain experience.
Geographical experienceMinimum of 5 year of experience in Africa (desirable).
LanguageFluency in English is essential.
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Job description

CTG OverviewCTG stands for Committed To Good. With an ethical approach at the heart of all that we do, it is a description that makes us proud. Respect for the fundamental human rights of our staff, and those our staff encounter, is a cornerstone of our values. We strive for gender equality, inclusion and diversity, providing fair and equal opportunities for all. We take a zero tolerance approach to corruption and stay true to local labour laws and all local statutory requirements.
In operation since 2006, today we are honoured to serve clients in 15 fragile and conflict-affected states assisting with disaster relief, peace building, humanitarian aid and development programmes through our specialised recruitment, HR management and operational services.
Overview of position
CTG is looking to build our talent pool / roster for Supply Chain / Logistics / Transport Operations Specialists in connections with a potential project going live in East Africa. This project is related to food & livelihood. Although the role is being actively advertised, this is not a live requirement at the moment.
Role objectives
  • Day to day operational management for all transport & fleet operations.
  • Lead & manage all aspects of the organisation’s transport operations which includes developing & implementing effective asset management systems, equipment maintenance programs & SOP’s across the business to achieve revenue targets & operating budgets.
  • To maximise asset utilisation (including commercial vehicles) & transport time.
  • To take charge of all the company’s local & cross border transportation. This includes contracts, rates, compliance reporting, forecasting, personnel, operational management & product launches.
  • To manage the process of identifying, securing & retaining profitable customers for the organisation's service transport & distribution services.
  • To actively lead both the local distribution & cross border teams in the achievement of its goals & KPIs.
Project reporting
This role reports to the Project Manager.
Key competenciesJob requirement:
- An all round Transport Specialist with strong experience of working in hostile / conflict zones & having experience of managing a 100+ fleet size.
- Excellent knowledge of transport regulations & operational issues relating to the local market
- Strong knowledge of cross border transport is absolutely essential.
- Has a strong understanding of & proven success in delivering a high quality & cost effective transport service.
- Must be a self starter & capable of hitting the ground running from day 1.
- Strong management & leadership skills, must be commercially astute.
- Minimum 10 years in transport operations with 5 years in senior management roles.
Team management
This role does not have any team management responsibility.
Further information
Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply for this role.