Transport Manger career at Angelic Group

Transport Manger

Country: Nigeria

Published: 2018-05-23 22:21:38

We are looking for a Transportation Manager to plan and coordinate our daily logistics clients shipments.

To succeed in this role, you should have thorough knowledge of supply chain management and an understanding of sea port procedures, including storing goods, dispatching orders and tracking transportation vehicles. You should also be familiar with safety processes and legal regulations in Nigeria.

Ultimately, you will ensure that all shipments are handled quickly, safely and within budget.


  • Plan and supervise our clients shipments from port of origin to clients desired destination
  • Schedule daily and weekly routes
  • Negotiate orders in person, track and coordinate goods 
  • Coordinate with Drivers to ensure timely pick ups and delivery 
  • Monitor and report on transportation costs
  • Ensure shipping documents are properly filed
  • Report maintenance and repair needs for all trucks and equipments 
  • Research and suggest cost-effective methods of running a logistics company
  • Conduct regular safety audits on equipment
  • Organize training sessions for employees (e.g. proper use of machines and handling of hazardous material)
  • Keep organized records of vehicles, schedules and completed and ensure customers data are well captured
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and shipping legislation
  • Stay up-to-date with safety regulations


  • Proven work experience as a Transportation Manager or similar role
  • Solid knowledge of supply chain management
  • Experience preparing and tracking orders
  • Familiarity with logistics software, like Freightview and 3PLink
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to supervise and train staff
  • Problem-solving abilities
  • High school diploma
  • BSc in Supply Chain, Logistics or relevant field is a plus