MD Transport Services - Lagos, Nigeria


Role: MD Transport Services

Location: Lagos, Nigeria

CTC: US$ 96 K per annum

Type: Permanent

 

A leading logistics and supply chain company located in Nigeria are looking for a MD for their Transport Services division based in Lagos, Nigeria.

As the highest-ranking officer in the organisation, the MD provides strategic leadership and direction to the organisation and champions the organisation's services to the public. The role is responsible for ensuring that the business is profitable and involves a sharp focus on creating, winning and delivering a fit for purpose organization through visionary leadership, improvement in customer experience and building capabilities aimed at sustaining business growth. Essentially, the MD provides overall direction for the group within the guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body.

He or she is the first level of authority in the organisation and will be responsible for the overall success of the business. Control and oversee all strategic aspects, business operations, people and ventures of the company with a goal to drive the company’s development and guide it towards long-term success. A strategist and inspiring leader, able to steer the company to the most profitable direction while also implementing its vision, mission and long-term goals.

Requirement:

  • A relevant postgraduate business qualification (MBA or equivalent tertiary qualification)
  • Minimum of 15 - 20 years’ experience with the last eight years in a strategic management role
  • Advanced knowledge of the transport and logistics sector
  • Consistent achievement in the area of strategic planning, implementation and control at senior executive level

 

Contact: Lizelle Bekker - lizelle@peopleshop.co.za by quoting the job title in your subject line