Nimbus Resource Solutions Vacancy for a General Manager – Fleet Operations

Nimbus Resource Solutions is a specialist resourcing and
recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) company based in Dubai placing
Contract, Permanent and Executive Search resources across Europe, Middle
East and Africa. We work with clients across Satellite/Telecoms,
Information Technology,
Security Integration and Logistics markets.

passion lies in sourcing only the best talent, we do this through using
a rigorous recruitment process. We are trusted advisers to our clients,
our ability to source the best talent has a significant impact on
business performance as well as enhancing individual careers. We operate
a platinum level of service.

Job Title:  General Manager – Fleet Operations


My client is seeking an outstanding General Manager for its Fleet
Operations of 200+ vehicles. Owning the P&L for the Fleet Operation
the ideal candidate will direct, administer and coordinate all the
activities of the transport function. This position will report to the
The individual will be able to demonstrate his/her proven track
record of consistently leading operations and will play a large
leadership role, contributing to the strategic planning of the company.

Major Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Owns the P&L and operates the transport Fleet
  • Provides operational best practices for managing cost, reliability,
    environmental and business process initiatives while ensuring
    organisational compliance to Company policies and procedures and local
  • Identify and recommend vehicle specifications for all classes of vehicles used by the company
  • Provide supports, advice, and make recommendations to Management on
    the procurement of new vehicles with approved vendors in accordance with
    established specifications and policy
  • Conducts life cycle analysis of each vehicle class as input for
    corporate bench marking and development of technical specifications
  • Provide leadership, development and mentoring to the Transportation Section staff
  • Supervise and advise on the development and management of fleet
    databases by compiling and reporting fleet related information on
    vehicle inventory levels, trends, usage, fuel/maintenance/repair
    expenses, overall analysis of vehicle expenses, and identifying
    opportunities for increasing service delivery quality and efficiency
  • Minimum of 8 years’ vehicle fleet management experience, with at
    least 5 years at a managerial level, and preferably within industries
    related to Supply Chain, Logistics, shipping or similar
  • Bachelor’s degree/Masters Degree
  • Action-oriented, entrepreneurial, flexible, and innovative approach to operational management
  • An extensive track record in Sales within Logistics/Supply Chain business
  • Solutions orientated
  • Experience working in the African market, preferably in Nigeria
  • Possess extensive relationship network in the industry
  • Independent and self-motivated
  • Excellent communication, persuasion and presentation skills
  • Qualifications relating to Transport Management
  • Excellent understanding and experience of all aspects of the
    industry, including trucks and mass transport safety standards and
    specifications, acquisitions and lease agreement negotiations, legal,
    financing, quality management, vehicle technology, maintenance and
    trends, and tools for management and analysis.
  • Excellent planning, interpretive, constructive thinking skills and requires strong influencing and negotiation skills

Excellent remuneration and Ex pat benefits

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