Outbound Logistics Officer — APPLY

JOB Recruitment Portal – Outbound Logistics Officer needed in…

The Workplace Centre Limited is a World Class Skills Development and HR / ICT Consulting Services organisation that adds significant value to clients and society. They’re currently recruiting to fill the vacant position of Outbound Logistics Officer in Rivers State and Lagos State.


Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for confirming ad processing customer’s order, outbound shipment and timely delivery.
  • Effectively handles returns, diversions and short deliveries of products.
  • Plans and schedules delivery / loading program as well as spot hire trucks, manage haulage fleet, inspect and calibrate third party fleet.
  • Processes union dues for petroleum tank drivers in line with regulations.
  • Responsible for souring for vendors, documentation, forecasting, making requisition, acceptance and evaluating good & services.
  • Manage daily operations of Logistics with a concentration on domestic outbound.
  • Manage logistics and carrier performance coordinators. o Eterna owned and Third-party assets.
  • Maintain working relationships with outbound domestic carriers.
  • Review and respond to internal and external service performance and interact with carriers regarding issues.
  • Participate in 3rd party Logistics management processes, such as selection, qualification and performance evaluation.
  • Maintain metrics and analyze data to assess performance and implement improvements and cost-saving opportunities.
  • Manage, motivate, train, develop and appraise Logistics team to meet total customer service and logistics objectives.
  • Liaise with all service customers and supporting departments with inputs to Outbound Logistics service delivery.
  • Support logistics staff in other locations.
  • Supervise staff as required.
  • Ensure adequate logistics preparedness through contingency planning & continuous reviews.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.



Educational Qualification:

  1. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.
  2. Candidate MUST resides in Port Harcourt and Lagos.



  • 3-5 years professional experience.


Functional / Technical Competencies:

  • Inventory Management
  • Warehousing Management
  • Distribution channel and supply chain
  • Use of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge of the industry
  • Safety Knowledge.



Behavioral Competencies:

  • Organization/Administration
  • Team Building & Collaboration
  • Good Oral & Written Communication
  • Negotiation
  • Business Acumen
  • Decision Making.



Application Closing Date

  • 4th March, 2020.


Method of Application

  • Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: careers@workplacecentre.com using the “Job Title and Preferred Location” as the subject of the email.