Operations Manager - Nigeria - Pharma

Lagos Permanent
  • Pharmacy degree holders - please apply!
  • Operations/Supply Chain experience in the pharmaceuticals industry in Nigeria

About Our Client

Our client is a growing international company of the pharmaceutical industry. As part of its West African growth strategy, we are looking to recruit their Operations Manager in Nigeria.

Job Description

Based in Lagos, you report to the Managing Director and are responsible for overall and transverse day-to-day operations with a focus on supply chain for their Nigerian subsidiary.

In line with this role, you will be expected to fulfill the following assignments:

  • Setting strategic objectives for the Nigerian subsidiary and driving decisions for day to day operational activities,
  • Planning and monitoring an efficient run of the Nigerian business in the scope of its development,
  • Reviewing financial information and adjusting operational budgets aiming for profitability,
  • Managing relationships and agreements with external partners and vendors including NAFDAC and other regulation bodies and local entities,
  • Managing and improving supply chain, procurement, and stock management processes,
  • Overseeing customer support and relationship in the scope of highest satisfaction standards,
  • Supervising, growing, and developing a small and cross-departments team,
  • Ensuring that the company runs with legality and conformity to established regulations,
  • Monitoring and informing HQ on overall performance by gathering, analyzing, and interpreting data and metrics

The Successful Applicant

Holder of a Pharmacist degree, you have a minimum of five years' successful experience at a similar role in Nigeria with a strong suit in supply chain and stock management optimization with international companies of the pharmaceutical or personal care industry, laboratories or distributors. Holding a pharmacist degree, knowing about CTD and NAFDAC relationship is crucial for the role. Besides, you are a result-oriented entrepreneur with strong people-oriented and communication skills who likes to coordinate, federate and lead and are looking for your next challenge with a growing international actor expending its footprint in Nigeria? Then give it a try!

What's on Offer

Attractive local package

Aude Badran
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Phone number
+33 1 41 92 44 88

Job summary

Job function
Logistics, Procurement & Supply Chain
Operational Excellence
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Contract type
Consultant name
Aude Badran
Consultant phone
+33 1 41 92 44 88
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