Supply Chain Manager

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Job ID: 340923000010962081  |  Industry: Construction  |  Posted Date: 20-02-2020

Our client, which is a well-known building contracting company is seeking to hire a Logistics and Distribution Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible to organise the storage and distribution of goods and ensuring the right products are being delivered to the right location on time at a good cost. The candidate should have an understanding of the supply chain in order to coordinate effectively and liaise with suppliers of raw materials, manufacturers, retailers and consumers.



  • Strategically plan and manage logistics, warehouse, transportation and customer services
  • Direct, optimise and coordinate full order cycle
  • Liaise and negotiate with suppliers, manufacturers, retailers and consumers
  • Keep track of quality, quantity, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs and efficiency
  • Arrange warehouse, catalogue goods, plan routes and process shipments
  • Resolve any arising problems or complaints
  • Supervise, coach and train warehouse workforce
  • Meet cost, productivity, accuracy and timeliness targets
  • Maintain metrics and analyse data to assess performance and implement improvements

Experience Required

  • Prior experience of working and succeeding in an environment of high SKU turnover, portfolio complexity and multi-location production and distribution network 
  • Manufacturing or FMCG and Supply Chain experience
  • Experience / knowledge of supply chain planning and distribution operations
  • Complex program management experience
  • People management and team development experience
  • Experience of working in Middle East or other developing markets  
  • Experience of working with relevant IT solutions including SAP
  • 15+ years of experience


  • Graduate or equivalent with background in Engineering, Operations Management
  • MBA/Post graduate in related field to Supply Chain and Operations

If you feel you are a right fit for the role, please apply with a detailed resume and a covering letter, indicating why you believe you meet the requirements of the role


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