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  • Posted: Jun 21, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • The Dangote Group is one of the most diversified business conglomerates in Africa with a hard-earned reputation for excellent business practices and products' quality with its operational headquarters in the bustling metropolis of Lagos, Nigeria in West Africa. The Group's activities encompass: Cement - Manufacturing / Importing Sugar - Manufacturing ...
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    Head, Store (Cement Industry)

    Ref ID: Head, Stores-Okpella - 0012
    Location: Okpella, Edo
    Reporting Line: The Plant Director.

    Job Summary

    • Oversee the day-to-day running of stores to ensure access to necessary materials and supplies.

    Key Duties and Responsibilities

    • Oversee all materials receipts, processing, fulfilment, movement pick-up, monitoring and dispatch at the plant.
    • Approve all stock receipts (to) and dispatch (from) assigned plant
    • Plan, direct and evaluate efficiency of all depot inventory planning and control activities
    • Assume responsibility for efficient management of depot resources such as vehicles, equipment, etc.
    • Ensure store is optimally utilised by constantly reviewing layout, space utilisation and material flow to identify improvement areas.
    • Ensure daily records of stores transactions are uploaded onto the system on a regular basis.
    • Organise regular/periodic stock count exercises and ensure discrepancies are resolved on a timely basis.
    • Investigate incidences of damaged/missing stock in the depot and escalate to Plant Director
    • Take adequate steps, including leveraging of existing relationships to ensure timely resolution of depot-related issues and challenges
    • Implement approved HSE policies and procedures for stores safety.
    • Ensure continuous review and assessment of the effectiveness and efficiency of stores management policies, procedures and processes, identify improvement opportunities and make recommendations to the Plant Director
    • Develop periodic performance reports for review and decision making by the Plant Director
    • Perform other tasks as assigned by the Plant Director

    Education and Work Experience:

    • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in any discipline.
    • Minimum of twenty-five (25) years relevant experience.

    Skills and Behaviours:

    • In-depth understanding of the cement manufacturing industry trends, challenges, opportunities, regulations, legislation etc.
    • Sound knowledge and understanding of the organisation’s product and service offerings.
    • Very good knowledge of inventory planning and management principles and techniques
    • Good understanding of the distribution and logistics network in Nigeria and assigned region
    • In-depth knowledge of local and DCP approved HSE policies
    • Sound oral and written communication skills
    • Good organisation and project management skills
    • Good leadership and relationship management skills
    • Strong problem solving skills
    • Ability to take initiative and act proactively
    • Working knowledge of ERP or other planning applications
    • Proven supervisory skills


    • Private Health Insurance
    • Paid Time Off
    • Training and Development

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Dangote on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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