Caravan Operations and Logistics Manager (Senegal / Logistics / Distribution / Events Management)
Reporting directly to the Head of Events, this critical position will be principally charged with managing the league caravan model.
This role will be responsible for the movement of people, equipment and other materials across the diverse African continent. This position will oversee logistical planning and vendor relationship management year-round, ensuring that players, team staff, equipment and other pertinent materials are delivered to the right location on time and within budget.
Through management of a travel agency, ensure the timely movement of 200+ players, team staff and equipment from one market to another across the continent on a weekly basis
Planning, execution and post-season after action of all logistics required to move the caravan setup every weekend for 3 months across the African continent
Planning and execution of goods and people immigration and customs clearance
Build relationships with government officials in all countries related to the smooth clearance of goods and people across borders
Management, storage, replacement and refurbishment of all caravan inventory
Manage VISA/immigration issues
Expert project management skills, adhering to deadlines
Problem solving skills
Excellent communication, social and analytical skills
Broad knowledge of various African markets
Knowledge of inventory management systems
A minimum of 10 years’ experience in a logistics role
Record of successful distribution and logistics management
Prior experience managing vendors/agencies and budgets required
Some prior experience in crisis management
Educational Background Required:
Bachelor’s degree – supply chain or related
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Lisa Stroud | Senior Associate
CA Global Africa Recruitment
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