Assistant General Manager, Cargo at The Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO Aviance)

The Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO Aviance), establish in 1979, provides aviation cargo, aircraft handling, passenger facilitation, crew transportation, refuelling and aviation training services from its base at Murtala Muhammed International Airport. NAHCO Aviance serves over35 airlines throughout seven airports across Nigeria, handling approximately 70% of domestic and foreign airlines operating into the country. In 2005, NAHCO Aviance was privatised and listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange in 2006. Air France and Lufthansa both have acquired stakes in the company.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Assistant General Manager, Cargo

Location: Nigeria

Job Objective

  • To become the overall Business Manager and be responsible for overseeing and managing all aspects of the cargo business operations of NAHCO across all stations
  • Ensuring efficient and timely handling, storage, and transportation of cargo, as well as coordinating with various stakeholders to meet customer demands and regulatory requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the financial performance and health of each of the Cargo warehouses under his/her control.
  • Develop and drive business initiatives to grow revenue, reduce cost and increase profitability.
  • Responsible for contract negotiation with clients.
  • Provide leadership and support to the cargo team.
  • Ensure the availability of contingency plans and resources to manage unforeseen events or emergencies.
  • Coordinate with airlines, freight forwarders, and other stakeholders to meet customer requirements and service level agreements.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Logistics, or other relevant fields.
  • A Master’s degree in the relevant area is a clear advantage.
  • Experience in handling business development roles in FMCG and logistics industry is a clear advantage.
  • Applicants must posses a strong knowledge of international air cargo industry practices, regulations, and trends.
  • Strong business acumen and strategic thinking skills is a key requirement.
  • Proven experience in managing cargo operations at a busy international airport or similar environment is desirable.
  • Exceptional interpersonal, presentation and communication skills.
  • Minimum of 10 years working experience with at least 3 years in management position is mandatory

How to Apply
How to Apply Interested and qualified candidates should send their Application Letter with detailed CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email
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Application Deadline 24th October, 2023.