Transport Manager

Lusaka, Zambia, Full Time

Forlan Logistics Limited is a dynamic and progressive company looking to employ a Transport Manager with the vision, passion and commitment in effective planning, directing, managing, coordinating and supervising programs for acquisition, assignment, utilization, operation and dispatch of fleet vehicles. As a successful hire, you will be tasked with;

Daily vehicle scheduling and weekly routes
Efficient Asset utilization and Route Planning/Management.
Supervision of Vehicle Inspection.
Vehicle Performance monitoring, record keeping and improvement.
Vehicle location tracking.
Managing Drivers performance and educating them on compliance to procedures.
Maintaining constant communication with drivers.
Providing route and operations information and technologies.
Report issues and bottlenecks detected in fleet operations to management proactively.
Monitoring fleet’s performance and expenses.
Primary contact concerning vehicle fleet and operations

Requirements:

Grade 12 Certificate
Minimum Diploma in Logistics, Transport, business or related field.
Transport and Logistics experience a must.
Customer Service skills.
Business management skills.
Clearing & forwarding experience as an added advantage

Skills and Competencies

Knowledge of fleet management, transport methods, costs and benefits.
Effective written and verbal communication skills.
Maintaining strong working relationships with both drivers and clients.
A high level of attention to detail.
Ability to work effectively within a team and independently.
Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook.
Good organization skills.
Analytical thinking skills.

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Deadline for receipt of Applications is 26th February 2022 by 17:00hrs