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Creation Date: 2013/04/20 05:48:52
Expiry Date: 2013/06/19
Ref. JB2260516

Logistics and Transport Manager

Job Description

Purpose of the job

Plan and manage the logistic and transport services for primary distribution, in line with the distribution and safety policies, to realize the logistic and transport planning and to optimize the overall productivity of the fleet.

Key Account abilities

1. Policies, Procedures and work instructions
Develop, implement and evaluate logistics and transport policies, procedures and work instructions, in order to ensure quality and consistency of all logistics and transport services.

2. Planning
Make the detailed planning for primary transport services, based on the distribution planning, in order to ensure the required availability of vans and trucks.

3. Transport services
Manage the logistic and transport services for primary distribution and ensure the required truck and driver availability, to realize the logistic and transport planning at lowest cost.

4. Temporary storage
Organize, co-ordinate and manage the availability of stores for temporary storage of equipment, goods and products, according to requirements of Operations and Sales.

5. Safety
Implement and evaluate the safety policies, procedures, and instructions for logistics and transport in order to provide a safe working environment and safe behavior by employees.

6. Administration and reporting
Develop and maintain administrative systems for distribution record keeping and management reporting.

7. HR Management
Ensure and manage an effective distribution organization with the required number and quality of people, and effective people management in line with the company HR policies, in order to enable realization of the departmental goals.

8. Finance and budgeting
Carry out the budgeting, financial monitoring and reporting according to the company financial policies in order to ensure proper financial management for the Logistics and Transport department.


• Educational level:
• Specific diploma/education: relevant bachelor degree
• Minimal experience:7 years in similar job
• Languages: English, Arabic
• Other requirements : planner, team leader, good communication skills

Job Details

  • Job Location: Saudi Arabia
  • Job Role: Logistics and Transportation
  • Joining Date: 2013-06-01
  • Employment Status: Full time
  • Employment Type: Employee
  • Manages Others: Yes
  • Number of Vacancies: 1

Preferred Candidate

  • Career Level: Management
  • Years of Experience: Min: 7
  • Residence Location: Saudi Arabia
  • Gender: Male