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Head, Inventory Management. Dangote Cement Plc
Dangote Group, Nigeria

1 Year
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Career Level
Bachelor's Degree
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Feb 7, 2024
Last Date
Mar 7, 2024

Job Description

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Head of Inventory Management to oversee and manage all aspects of inventory control for Dangote Cement Plc. This role is critical to ensuring the efficient and effective management of inventory levels, optimizing supply chain processes, and minimizing costs while meeting customer demand.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement inventory management strategies and policies to optimize inventory levels, lead times, and costs.
  • Establish and maintain effective inventory control systems, including the use of technology and data analytics.
  • Monitor and analyze inventory performance, including turnover rates, stock levels, and obsolete or excess inventory.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to forecast demand, set inventory targets, and ensure appropriate stock levels are maintained.
  • Manage inventory replenishment, including purchasing, order fulfillment, and supplier management.
  • Implement inventory accuracy programs and conduct regular physical inventory audits to ensure data integrity.
  • Identify and resolve inventory discrepancies and variances, investigating root causes and implementing corrective actions.
  • Lead and develop a team of inventory management professionals, providing guidance, training, and performance management.
  • Stay informed about industry trends and best practices in inventory management, and drive continuous improvement initiatives.


Education and Work Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience in inventory management or related roles.
  • Proven experience in effectively managing and optimizing inventory across large-scale operations.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Deep knowledge of inventory management principles, techniques, and best practices.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to analyze complex data and make strategic decisions.
  • Excellent understanding of supply chain operations, including demand forecasting, procurement, and order fulfillment.
  • Experience with inventory control systems and technology, preferably including SAP or other ERP systems.
  • Strong leadership skills, with the ability to effectively manage and motivate a team to achieve objectives.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Detail-oriented with a strong focus on accuracy and data integrity.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, managing multiple priorities and deadlines.
  • High level of integrity and ethical standards.


  • Private Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training amp; Development

Job Specification

Job Rewards and Benefits

Dangote Group

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