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Terminal Port Operations, Deputy Head

Dangote Group · 30+ days ago

Job Summary

As a Deputy Lead, overseeing terminal port activities, you will play a crucial role in ensuring smooth and efficient operations. This includes coordinating departments and teams, maintaining safety and operational standards, and ensuring a streamlined flow of operations.

This role is part of our strategy for developing leaders and planning for succession.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement strategies, policies, and procedures to optimize terminal port operations.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulatory and environmental standards.
  • Coordinate and monitor daily operations, including vessel scheduling, container movements, and cargo handling.
  • Manage and liaise with internal and external stakeholders, including shipping lines, port authorities, and trucking companies.
  • Ensure proper equipment maintenance and repair.
  • Monitor and evaluate performance metrics, and implement improvements as needed.
  • Ensure effective communication and coordination between departments and teams.
  • Manage budgeting and financial activities related to terminal port operations.
  • Identify and implement strategies to enhance productivity, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness.
  • Supervise and mentor staff, and provide training and development opportunities.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and developments, and implement best practices.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Maritime Studies, Logistics, or related field.
  • Minimum of 20 years of relevant experience in terminal port operations.
  • Strong knowledge of port operations, regulations, and best practices.
  • Proven leadership and managerial skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to manage budgets and financial activities.
  • Proficiency in relevant software and systems.
  • Knowledge of safety and environmental regulations.


  • Private Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training & Development

Last updated on Mar 19, 2024

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About the company

Dangote GroupDangote Group is a diversified conglomerate headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria with interests across a range of sectors in Africa.

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