Logistics Specialist at IHS Towers

For 15 years we have been building and managing telecommunications towers that are the essential backbone of mobile telecommunications in Africa – the leapfrog technology driving economic development, prosperity and self-sufficiency across the continent. Right now, IHS is leading a new telecoms service sector driven by the growth of middle class business and consumer demand for mobile and data. We are the partner of choice for Africa’s and the world’s leading network operators because they demand the widest reach and highest reliability for their customers, and the highest standards of governance and operational excellence for themselves. Our long-term contracts and strong sustainable cash flows mean IHS is a unique, low risk entry point for investment in Africa.

Job Description

  • Providing constant and daily logistics coordination for diesel loading per assigned region(s)
  • Make sure that the delivery is on time and as per allocation file by contacting the Haulage vendors and /or SBC.
  • Sending list of trucks to be loaded promptly to depot (programming)
  • Analyse and monitor accurately SBC allocation montthly and upon every review through the cycle. Align loading with latest review/file.
  • Vendor Management (Maintaining contact with suppliers on the entire request)
  • Maintaining Accurate Daily stock management with depot (Daily tracker)
  • Monthly Stock costing and management report
  • Sending RFQ to vendors for E2E/non-tuckable diesel supplies
  • Batching of waybills to PO for accurate invoicing
  • Zero stock loss
  • Zero outstanding of invoices within 24 hours of receipt
  • Achieve 100% data integrity for all reports.
  • Getting daily depot price across regions
  • Diesel Haulage vendors’ performance tracking and rating. Monthly submission of such rating to line manager.
  • Gathering of major field incidences per supply cycle
  • Ensure all standby trucks request from the region are actioned and made available within the agreed SLA.


  • Logistics/Distribution, Diesel management, Administration specialist.
  • First degree and / equivalent in management sciences or engineering field with at least 3-4 years working experience. Certification in Supply chain, Logistics Management, and related fields is an added advantage.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to IHS Towers on jobs.smartrecruiters.com to apply

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