Dangote Industries Zambia Ltd
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Head of Operations

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Job Description


  • Direct the activities of Fleet Officers in relation to transport operations within the company on duties like dispatching and tracking/monitoring of Dangote truck.
  • Align Department resources (manpower and asset) strategy with business strategy across different business activities (Supply Chain activities).
  • Develop and implement plans that will lead to efficient and effectives transport operations.
  • Maintain open dialogue with other units’ managers so as to organize activities that will enhance company’s general performance.
  • Take charge of investigations that look into customer Complaints with regards to product delivery and other transportation associated issues
  • Make recommendation for the acquisition of new fleet equipment. Or the replacement of old ones
  • Monitor the general activities of fleet Officers in the transportation department to make sure that their activities are within the guidelines, safety measures, company and government orders, and Company policies
  • Develop important Key performance indicators .that measure and show the effectiveness of transport Operations and Fleet Officers.
  • Drive the implementation of company policies and procedure for fleet management and mobilize drivers accordingly:
  • Develop drivers payroll input items; including payment schedules for overtime hours and deductibles, for approval’ by the Head of Transport,
  • Communicants and forward information regarding transport Operations to the Head of Transport. Prepare and submit monthly reported fleet activities to the Head of Transport
  • In-depth knowledge of current/ prevailing traffic laws and regulations. Working knowledge of software applications (e.g., vehicle tracking and scheduling application).
  • In-depth knowledge of authentic vehicle parts and accessories.
  • Good project management and organizational skills
  • Good understanding of trends, challenges, opportunities, regulations, and legislations relating to the cement manufacturing industry.
  • Sound knowledge of DIL’s product and service offerings. Working knowledge of inventory management terminologies, methodologies, and approach
  • Knowledge of Vehicle licensing procedures. Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency in the use of applicable MS Office support tools


  • Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in any discipline
  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in Transport Operations & fleet management.
  • Affiliated to Chartered Institute of Logistics and transport (CILT)


  • Medical Insurance Cover
  • In-House Pension Scheme
  • Quarterly Production Bonus
  • Life Assurance

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