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Logistics Manager

Job Title: Logistics Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Erbil, Iraq
REF: 1666
Contact Name: Susan Rafat
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

MSELECT is looking to hire a Logistics Manager for an international oil operator in Erbil. Minimum 6 years of related logistics management experience in the oil and gas industry, fluency in English is a must.


  • Oversees warehouse, inventory control, material handling, transportation and freight forwarding.
  • Allocates physical and human resources between operation areas
  • Plans, manages and evaluates logistics operations leasing with internal departments (drilling, operations, production etc), suppliers, logistics providers, transportation companies
  • Develops and maintains up to date logistics procedures on warehouse management, inventory control, transportation
  • Ensures appropriate stock/inventory levels eliminating excessive, obsolete or off spec material
  • Ensures the integrity of inventory accuracy and manages stock movements
  • Develops and maintains transportation system on domestic and international freight that ensures business needs are met
  • Negotiates rates with transportation and logistics providers
  • Recommends optimal transport routes and modes
  • Ensures compliance with import/export customs regulations
  • Resolves any arising problems and challenges relating to logistics

Qualifications and experience:

  • Minimum 6 years of related logistics management experience
  • High professional education degree is required
  • Ability to think strategically, analyze large amount of data and information objectively, and make quick decisions
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, negotiation, and collaborative skills
  • Understanding of general logistics processes / local logistics rules and regulations
  • Fluent English
  • Advanced user of MS Office: Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Outlook, Visio

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.