Haulage / Logistics Manager Job in Nigeria

 Phillips Outsourcing Limited has been in existence for over 16 years. We have a vast experience in the outsourcing business as we currently manage resources for major clients in all sectors of the Nigerian economy. In addition, our prolific manpower cuts across the 36 states in Nigeria. After successfully gaining ground in all the 36 states of the federation, we are gradually spreading our tentacles to other African Nations. We are currently registered to also do business in Ghana. Our framework is developed to fully support the businesses of our clients, ensuring continuous improvement of the outsourced services. This ultimately thrusts our clients to achieve their business objectives.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Haulage / Logistics Manager

Location: Lagos


  • Manage client requests by understanding cargo needs, weight, size, and any special requirements (temperature control, security).
  • Match client needs with the most suitable truck type from our carrier network (box trucks, flatbeds, lowboy trailers, vans, tankers, refrigerated trucks, car carriers, dump trucks).
  • Oversee dispatch and tracking of shipments using dispatch software, ensuring real-time visibility and clear communication with clients and carriers.
  • Negotiate rates and contracts with carriers, maintaining a reliable and cost-effective network.
  • Monitor carrier performance, ensuring adherence to schedules, safety regulations, and proper cargo handling procedures.
  • Manage logistics documentation, including bills of lading, weight tickets, and delivery confirmations.
  • Analyze data and identify areas for improvement in efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and client satisfaction.
  • Prepare reports on key logistics metrics for the CEO.
  • Travel to meet with clients and carriers as needed.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, regulations, and best practices in haulage and logistics.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of new logistics strategies and procedures.


  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in logistics management or a related field.
  • Proven experience in the Nigerian haulage industry is a must.
  • Excellent understanding of domestic transportation regulations and permit requirements in Nigeria.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and dispatch/tracking software (experience with specific software a plus).
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.

Application Closing Date
11th June, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: recruitment@phillipsoutsourcing.net using the job title as the subject of the mail.