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Logistics Officer – 1

Lafarge Zambia is looking to recruit dynamic, motivated, enthusiastic and qualified individuals in various Departments based at Chilanga and Ndola Plants as follows:


To increase sales and profitability of the Binastore business and position its network to be a category provider and assist in reinforcing the retailer as the full service store of choice by delivering good consumer value through; efficient transport and logistics channel, sound and reputable name in fulfilment of payments to Contractors and Suppliers and offering world class customer care and service across the network.

Design and manage dispatch schedules in order to meet customer requirements.

Continuously identify scope and implement improvements to delivery of product to the customer at the most efficient mode of transport and at optimum cost in order to meet the current and future needs of the customer.

Forecast logistical needs prompted by product demand to ensure the sustainability of inventory.

Ensure that the Truck Turn- around Time (TT) (Gate in and Gate out) is optimised by quick processing of orders and loading of trucks are coordinated.

Maintain service level agreements with transporters and Customer service and monitor performance through agreed standards.

Ensuring the dispatch function of the business operates within the set business processes and control processes.

Manage relationships with key customers where deliveries are going and meet their expectations — cement & other building products.

Ensure that the loading and unloading schedules are communicated to transporters.

Present analysed reports to the business on a daily/weekly basis.

Set—up controls and Standard Operating Procedures to supervise the

Binastore Delivery Driver and delivery processes.


University Degree in Logistics & Transport (CILT), Business,

Engineering or its equivalent

Minimum 3 years’ experience in dispatch and logistics in a manufacturing or related industry

Logistics, Dispatch & Transport Management background preferred

Prior Dispatch, freight & Logistics experience preferred

Proficient with MS Windows, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint

How to apply

Applicants may send their application letters and curriculum vitae to the under listed below:

Only emailed applications will be accepted.

Application deadline
14 Dec 22:00
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