Kabir Abiola
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Transport Officer 300 000
Job Type: Full-Time

Education

From 0 to 2008
Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology,Zaria.
From 0 to 1997
Nigerian Institute of Journalism,Lagos
From 0 to 1993
Federal College of Agriculture,Ibadan
From 0 to 1988
Federal Polytechnic,Ado-Ekiti
No added languages

Experience

Logistics/Inventory Coordinator
Destiny Dredging International Limited
August 2009 - Present Day (7 years 6 months)

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting the Head,Administration/Logistics in the procurement (local/international) of the company’s goods, raw – materials and services.
  • Managing the different aspects of the logistics operations including importation and clearance, transportation, warehousing and distribution.
  • Planning, developing, implementing and administering the store and warehouse arrangement.
  • Facilitating the movement of goods, raw-materials, personnel, tools and equipment in / out of the company.
  • Coordinating the demand planning and products supply process.
  • Maintaining and developing good relationship with current, new and potential third party logistics services providers (3PL).
  • Maintaining the logistics facilities/equipments – trucks, boats, barges, vessels, warehouse/stores, liquid tanks, parking lot, workshop, jetty and yard.
  • Organizing supplies and general Services.

Achievements: Reduction in the logistics costs of the company from 45% in 2009 to 35% in 2010.

Recorded zero logistics losses in the company in 2010.

Manager,Transport
Mozyk Haulage Limited
January 2007 - July 2009 (2 years 7 months)

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinated all the activities (maintenance, procurement/warehousing, marketing, operations, finance and administration) of the organization and ensure that the desired objectives are achieved.
  • Ensured that the company’s trucks are always in good conditions.
  • Assisted the managing director in the formulation and implementation of business plans and strategies.
  • Evaluated the firm’s service strategy with a view of improving on it and ensure that the firm is customer focused.
  • Liaison with Law/traffic management/enforcement agencies.

Achievement: Increased the company’s fleet of truck from 8 in 2007 to 17 in early 2009.

Operations Manager
Fatylum Investment Limited
February 2004 - December 2006 (2 years 11 months)

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinated the day to-day activities of the company.
  • Organized the necessary human and capital resources for the production of the company’s goods and services.
  • Liaison and negotiated with relevant agencies like suppliers, bankers, freight forwarders customs, transportation/logistics providers and shipping.
  • Ensured the availability of trucks and prompt distribution of company’s products to customers.
  • Monitored the system’s performance to be sure it meets organization’s objectives,

Achievement: Appreciable increase in the number of the company’s customers from 171 in 2004 to 238 in 2005.

Transport/Distribution Officer
Aluform International Limited
September 2000 - January 2004 (3 years 5 months)

Responsibilities:

  • Ensured that the company’s fleet of truck is kept in serviceable conditions and at reasonable maintenance cost.
  • Timely allocated trucks, driver and driver’s mates of moving goods and ensured their safety and prompt deliveries.
  • Instituted control, collated data and provided operating reports e.g. log sheet, fuel/ oil report, repair/ maintenance report etc
  • Liaison with law/traffic management agencies.
  • Updated and improved routine planned ,maintenance schedules

Achievement: Recorded zero accident in the company in 2002.

HOD,Marine Engineering/Director of studies
Lagos Institute of Transport Technology
February 1996 - August 2000 (4 years 7 months)

Responsibilities

  • Taught the Marine Engineering Students.
  • Organized/coordinated the practical classes for the student (Marine Engineering & Coxswain)
  • Coordinated all the school activities – lecture, Examinations, Industrial Attachment.

Achievement: Placement of all the 1998 graduates of the school on paid industrial attachment.