Head of Clearing Forwarding
Alistair Group, Tanzania

1 Year
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Career Level
Bachelor's Degree
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Jul 29, 2021
Last Date
Aug 29, 2021

Job Description

Do you want to be responsible for the growth of a highly profitable import amp; export business? Do you have experience running a team in Freight Forwarding and have what it takes to take on the top role?

We are looking for a strong leader (not a manager), someone who solves problems and is comfortable working with and solving problems with clients as well. We are constantly learning and evolving like to work with people with a similar growth mindset.

If this sounds like you, please have a look at the description below, we’d love to hear from you about your experiences and how you brought innovation and growth to a business

Role reports to - MD amp; Directors

  • Lead amp; coordinate a team of 23 people - recruit, performance manage amp; take responsibility for
  • Vet amp; manage subcontractors (clearing agents, air and sea carriers, local distribution road transporters)
  • Develop systems with our internal technology team and improve on or create new processes
  • Providing a single point of contact between the F+C team and the Road Freight team during times of stress in the supply chain

  • Formulate business strategy with others in the executive team
  • Design policies that align with overall strategy
  • Implement efficient processes and standards
  • Coordinate customer service operations and find ways to ensure customer retention
  • Oversee the implementation of technology solutions throughout the organization
  • Evaluate risk and lead quality assurance efforts
  • Oversee expenses and budgeting to help the organization optimize costs and benefits
  • Mentor and motivate teams to achieve productivity and engagement
  • Report on operational performance and suggest improvements


  • Experience with implementing IT systems
  • Excellent organizational and leadership ability
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Analytical mind
  • Knowledge of data analytics and reporting


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

Job Specification

Alistair Group

Information Technology and Services - Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salam, United Republic of, Tanzania