Distribution Manager at SendMe Food Technology Limited

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 Distribution Manager

Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Employment Type: Full-time

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manages and improves the Impact of transportation delivery to the overall Distribution and logistics frameworks.
  • Develops methods to improve delivery operations by collaborating with the relevant stakeholders and managing a productive team.
  • Works to emulate emerging trends and technology in delivery operations.
  • Develops distribution strategies to cut costs and improve efficiency and time.
  • Develops Delivery management strategies to meet client needs and maintains standard operating procedures to ensure safety and security of company assets and human capital.
  • Proactively works with order management processes to plan routes and ensure efficient operations with a view to maximise fleet durability and consistently support service and product delivery.
  • Utilises Industry benchmarks and best practices on delivery operations and processes.
  • Manages third-party logistics partners and delivery activities.
  • Review performance of third-party logistics partners, cost and delivery efficiencies.
  • Develops Distribution operations systems by determining product handling and storage requirements; developing, implementing, enforcing, and evaluating policies and procedures; developing processes for receiving product, equipment utilisation, and shipping.
  • Issues shipping instructions and provides routing information to ensure that delivery times and locations are coordinated.
  • Develops and documents standard and emergency operating procedures for receiving, handling, storing, shipping, or salvaging products or materials.
  • Meets Distribution operations financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analysing variances; initiating corrective actions.
  • Ensures completion of all necessary documentation, checking and adjusting of all inventory data collection continuously.
  • Analyses data to assess performance, discover logistical problems and devise plans for improvements.
  • Completes timely and accurate reporting (at intervals specified by management). Report on Reconciliation of actual counts to computer generated reports.
  • Develops and maintains strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders to ensure optimal performance.


  • Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • 3 – 5 years experience as a Distribution Manager required.
  • Professional qualifications such as CSCP, CTIL and others will be an added advantage.
  • Cold storage/food handling experience is required.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and independently.
  • Excellent organisation and verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to organise, analyse, interpret and evaluate data.
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple, high priority projects simultaneously, often with demanding deadlines.
  • computer skills and knowledge of DMS.
  • Ability to operate the necessary safety equipment.

Application Deadline
17th April, 2022.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume / CV and Cover Letter to: info@sendme.ng using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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