Supply Chain Manager

Full time in Business
  • Post Date : July 31, 2022
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Job Description

Manage 3PL, supply chain, and distribution operations in Baghdad. Operations includes warehousing, inventory tracking & management, receipt of airfreight shipments, cash collections, and drop-shipments. Candidate must have extensive experience in the ERP systems, 3rd Party Logistics, last-mile deliveries, cash-collection, and logistics technology.


Main Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Manage 3PL operations across a number of geographies.
  • Build and maintain client relationships to provide them with warehousing and distribution services. Clients are typically international companies operating in Iraq and wish to store and deliver items from international origins to end-customers in Iraq.
  • Integrate logistics technology for day-to-day operations.
  • Manage client expectations, resolve issues, and provide updates to client personnel on ongoing project shipments.
  • Oversee the management of warehousing services with visibility across the whole distribution chain.
  • Develop business and build new customer relationships to onboard them as new 3PL clients.
  • Optimize solutions to minimize costs.
  • Manage HSE elements across the distribution chain including warehousing, loading/unloading, and transport of various goods.
  • Coordinate with the international shipping team for the receipt and re-dispatch of shipments.
  • Manage project costing and profitability.
  • Manage relationships with vendors and service providers related to 3PL logistics.


Qualifications, Skills & Experience:

  • Previous experience in managing teams.
  • Extensive technical knowledge in 3rd Party Logistics and last-mile delivery.
  • Previous experience with logistics operations with an international player or as part of a logistics department for an regional or international firm.
  • Previous logistics experience preferrable in Iraq.
  • An advantage to have previous knowledge in logistics, local transportation, storage and port regulations
  • Native or near-native in English and Arabic (written, spoken and comprehension)
  • Exposure or knowledge of logistics technologies.
  • Ready to work in Baghdad, Iraq.