Vacancy for Clearing & Logistics Manager in a Diversified Solution Provider 

Oasis Africa Consulting Limited – Our client, a diversified solution provider with a broad portfolio in Power Generation, Electrical Infrastructures, Industrial Equipment, Elevators & Escalators, Home appliances and HVAC is currently recruiting to fill the position below: 

Job Title: Clearing & Logistics Manager 

Location: Lagos
Job type: Full-time 

Job Descriptions 

  • Responsible for Company’s imports, Raw material, Machinery, Spare Parts, and capital equipment and work within a diversity of regulations and requirements set down by government, financial institutions and private enterprises. 
  • Liaising with port authorities & customs officials, monitoring compliance to regulatory requirements (NAFDAC, SON, Customs, NXP, Banks, Inspection agents etc.) and ensuring proper maintenance of requisite papers & documents. 
  • Responsible for all import function of the company from pre shipment, shipping and clearing from the ports 
  • Ensure submission of customs documents required to facilitate clearing of imported cargo when the required documents are not available, incumbent is to initiate corrective actions 
  • Ensure opening of form m / lc application to import, timely order execution & documentation like pre & post shipment documents. 
  • Administering import procedures and documentations and effectively liaison with Nigerian customs logistics 
  • Managing demurrages, port charges within specified norms. 
  • Managing seamless movement of the consignments to the destination. 
  • Manage customs documentation for clearing and forwarding. 
  • Liaising with the shipping company on all issues with consignment 
  • Coordinating with port authorities for various requirements connected the vessels handling at the ports. 
  • Renewal of relevant licenses for all company imported listed items, should be conversant to the procedures 
  • Regular reporting and updates to key stakeholders across the business on all imported orders/ shipments 
  • To ensure compliance with all procurement policy, customs, importation and financial regulation regarding importation of goods 
  • Provide the business with market insights on new government and regulatory policy as it affects importation. 
  • Any other assignment that may be given from time to time by superior officers 
  • Drive continuous improvement culture and high level of employee engagement at all levels in department. 
  • Provide leadership and guidance in the development of people to provide a strong bench for backfills. Education Requirements 

Qualifications and Experience 

  • HND/B.Sc. in Finance, Business Administration, Economics or a related field. 
  • MBA with relevant professional certification will be an added advantage Technical Requirements Knowledge Requirements 
  • Must have operational knowledge of the ports and government agencies. 
  • Must have knowledge of proper clearing and haulage documentation for imports. 
  • Must have appropriate knowledge of inspection agents, banks, shipping companies and terminals. 
  • Must have the ability to handle customs and shipping companies for imports 
  • Must have knowledge of the customs and excise HS code and explanatory notes. 
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills. Skills Required 
  • Relevant functional skills & expertise 
  • Leadership skills 
  • Self- driven 
  • Need to release energy 
  • Performance focus & strong sense of urgency 
  • Need to work across boundary 
  • Develop capability 
  • Learning agility Other Requirements Work Experience 
  • Minimum of 8 years of cognate experience in a clearing & forwarding company in Nigeria 

Salary and Benefits
Pay/benefits are competitive based on industry standards

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online 

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