Operations and Logistics Manager

Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 1277
Date Posted:Jan 7, 2019
Reference:0
Closing Date:Jan 30, 2019
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Any
Functional Area:Logistics
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Long-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:

About FGi Logistics Inc.:

As a leader in heavy equipment, International logistics & shipping, aviation, risk management support, FGi has the human and technical resources, the international footprint, and the depth of know-how and experience to help clients achieve success in any corner of Afghanistan. FGi has 283 employees working on navigate here some of the most complex and exciting projects in Afghanistan. From our Kabul headquarter to the many large cities and small towns around Afghanistan where our employees live and work, we are committed to the vision and core values of our founders to build a better Afghanistan and make a difference in the lives of others.

Job Summary:

We are now seeking an exceptional Operations and Logistics Manager to join our team based in Kabul, Afghanistan. FGi has a requirement for a dynamic experienced self-starting Manager who can lead the FGi afghan shipping counterpart in Afghanistan office with support from the company’s senior management.

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:


Background: Logistics & Freight Forwarding industry experience mandatory

Candidates with good understanding of Afghanistan import and export formalities.

Market, Shipping and Logistics industry knowledge

Time management and planning skills

Must be Afghan Citizen

Duties & Responsibilities:


Support logistics projects or operational day-to-day activities following standard processes and contributing, directly or indirectly, to the effective delivery of cargo assistance to the consignee.

Identify and build productive relationships with agents and local vendors within Afghanistan.

Communicate with Airline and local vendors to achieve profitable deals and mutual satisfaction.

Prepare shipping documents, customs clearance and other formalities of export and import shipments for airfreight and transit shipments.

Responsible for plans, coordinates and managers developing the concept of support and managing large-scale logistical operations in Afghanistan.

Develops and coordinates solicitations and makes sourcing recommendations for logistical subcontractors for projects in Afghanistan.

Produce Daily and Weekly reports to HQ and Senior Management.

Locates / proposes potential business deals by contacting potential partners; discovering and exploring opportunities.

Arranging business meetings with current and prospective clients.

Continually inspires teams to generate new ideas and evolve existing programs.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul

Qualifications:


Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration

At least 3 years' experience operating within Shipping, Logistics and Supply Chain Management in Afghanistan.

At least 2 years’ experience in handling import and export shipments

Leadership and a capacity to handle operational challenges.

Good understanding of our business, operational environment and its clients as well as the company mandate

Ability to multi-task and prioritize work schedules

Demonstrated experience in managing/performing logistical operations

Strong computer and email communication skills

Job Keywords:

Operations and Logistics Manager
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