The role sits within the Central Distribution Team.
Reporting to the Africa Lubes Logistics Manager, the incumbent is responsible for supporting the Lubes logistics supply chain from source at LOBPS to OUs in Vivo Energy to achieve costs optimization / reduction, OTIF and lead time targets. Manage freight forwarders to reduce lead time to OUs, ensure accuracy of documentation and shipping.
Managing Operations and Reporting
Job Knowledge, Skills & Experiences:
Holder of a Business degree in a relevant field coupled with a Professional Certification in Supply Chain management.
Minimum 5 years experience within the Supply Chain function in a multinational setup.
Good understanding of African geography / in country contacts as well as the fuels and lubricants business
Understanding of local import operations (some experience in logistics and supply appreciated)
Proficiency in English and French is preferred
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to influence while working virtually with a team.
Attention to detail with strong analytical skills.
Location is flexible across Africa where Vivo Energy has a an existing entity.
Interested and qualified applicants should apply by sending CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org not later than 15 September, 2023 clearly indicating on the email subject: Africa Lubes Co-ordinator application.
Only applications received on the stated email with the subject within the allocated timeframe will be considered.
At Vivo Energy, we are committed to the continual development of our people. We understand that as a business we can only be as good as the individuals we employ, and for that reason we actively seek out people with the rare combination of skill, experience, responsibility, commitment and ambition that will help make Vivo Energy a respected and successful company and an employer of choice.