Numerous Jobs at Total Nigeria Plc

Recruiting is important for Total, but retaining and training our teams is equally important, particularly through effective human resources policies. We offer varied, highly motivating career paths with numerous opportunities for development and mobility.We strive to ensure the growth and sustainability of our activities while working to promote rapid economic development in the countries where we operate.Managing
new Total projects, creating jobs and training young talent are priorities for us and for the local communities that host our activities. They are crucial to a credible presence and our social license to operate.Hiring local professionals and developing their skills is one of the chief means of guaranteeing the long-term benefits of our activities wherever we operate.Investing in education and training is another key way of supporting local development in host countries.


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INTERNAL AUDITOR (10058580)
Job description
•Participates in the preparation of audit programmes prior to commencement of audit for Audit Manager's review to guide audit field work.
•Participates in Internal Control Review of company's processes and projects
•Reports audit findings/problems through audit memos and draft reports to affected departments and recommends solution to identifies problem after review by Lead Internal Audit and Audit Manager.
•Prepares draft audit reports to be reviewed by the Lead Partners' Audit and Audit Manger, and sent to Top Management and audited entities for information, compliance and monitoring.
•Participates in preparation of quarterly audit recommendation status report to be reviewed by the Audit Manager and presented to the audit committee.
•Prepares executive summaries of audit findings and recommendations, reviewed by Lead Internal Audit and Audit Manager for top management attention
•Conducts special investigations, produces draft reports on findings and recommends solutions, reviewed by Lead Internal Audit and Audit Manager.
•Follows up status of implementation of internal audit recommendations and documents report in TeamMate.
•Participates in annual Company risk assessments reviewed and used in annual audit plan by the audit manager.
•Carryout periodic SOX self assessment test on the Company's controls and carryout documentation in SOCRATE and proposes control remedial actions where necessary.
•Participates in non operated Joint Venture audits with Group Auditors and other JV partners to protect the Company's interest.
•Participates in shareholders audit of NLNG and BrassLNG with Group Auditors and other shareholder auditors to ensure proper internal control.
•Leads the audit of non-operated Unitised fields (e.g. EKANGA, NKANDA) with the participation of other JV auditors
•Participates in year end crude oil fiscalisation exercises with co-venturers in operated and non operated assets and drafts a report reviewed by Lead Internal Audit and Audit manager.
•Carries out regular spot cash counts as assigned by the Audit Manager

Education
•University degree plus professional qualification (ACA, MBA, MSc, etc.)

Experience
•Minimum 8-10 years in Audit and internal audit control functions and basic knowledge of oil and gas industry practice

Skills
•Excellent communication skills
•Excellent interpersonal skills
•Excellent investigative and analytical skills. Location: Not Specified
Experience: 8 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade: Not Specified
COMPLIANCE OFFICER (10057936)
Job description
•The Anti-Bribery Compliance Programme has been put in place in Total to reinforce the commitment of the Total Group to ensure that its local and international anti-corruption obligations are fully met.
•The function of the Compliance Officer in Total Upstream Companies in Nigeria (TUCN) is required to:
•Maintain a general understanding and assist to reinforce the implementation of TUCN's rules on a day-to-day basis throughout the different functions of TUCN.
•The job holder will help to ensure that the company operates in accordance with the group standards in terms of business Ethics and Integrity.
•He or she is responsible to implement, monitor & ensure the effectiveness of the Anti-bribery Compliance Programme of his District / Project and directly reports to the Corporate Compliance Officer, and functionally to the District DMD / Project EGM-PGM.

•The Compliance Officer will amongst other things review the Due Diligence performed jointly by Due Diligence Advisers and Business persons; and escalate Due Diligence results to Chief Compliance Officer if needed.

Education
•Bachelors degree or MSc preferably with a Legal background

Experience
•More than 10 years working experience.
•Experience working in a Control environment in a relevant industry and prior compliance experience will be an advantage.

Skills
•The candidate must have autonomy and authority and should be prone to take initiatives and make decisions.
•Must be persuasive and able to perform under pressure, manage functional / cross function relationships, have visibility and access to District/Project management Location: Not Specified
Experience: 10 year(s)
Course of Study: Law
Required Grade: Not Specified
SENIOR PURCHASING OFFICER (10058577)
Job description
- The Job holder adheres to the H3SE rules
- The job holder handles the Compliance:
- Ensure compliance of the purchasing process with all internal Company rules
- Ensure the application of Total and/or affiliate General Terms and Conditions for purchase of equipments
- Ensure the good administration and filing of all the purchasing documents and ensure that all approvals, justifications, circulation forms etc... are filed in line with the applicable procedures.
- Ensure that all purchasing activities meet audit requirements
- The job holder manages his/her team's activities
- The job holder manages the purchasing entity activities
- To optimize by all means possible by bringing his professional experience to bear, Purchases with emphasis on making Savings for the Company
- Analyses all PRs for adequate material specification, budget authorisations and cost centres to which the purchases are being charged
- Reviews all PRs assigned, select appropriate vendors for Call for Tender or eRFQ/RFQ, receive and analyse quotes from vendors, recommends vendor for purchase order issuance, creates Purchase Order and insures follow-up till delivery point having due respect for Total Group as well as DW TUCN laid down rules and procedures.
- Pay attention to TUCN General Conditions and terms of purchase to ensure the Company is not exposed to legal liabilities.
- Cross-checks all Purchase Orders created by his team, certify them ok by endorsing the signature circulation sheet before getting such passed to the Procurement Manager for approval.
- Follow and ensure follow-up by all members of his team of PR and PO performance including expediting till delivery and Supplier invoice payment. Exceptions must be reported and conveyed to user duets for adjustment that may impact on operational activities.
- Ensure where applicable, to clearly state in purchase orders QA/QC requirements (in the form of Mill/Test Certificates, MSDS, other certificates) for purchased materials/equipment and verifying compliance through proper documentation.
- Enforce the use of e- sourcing tools by every member of his team to meet up with a target of events set for the Division.
- Follow up to ensure adequate and timely resolution suppliers payment anomalies brought to his attention
- Renders weekly report of activities in his Lab Office to the Purchasing Manager
- Perform any other tasks as assigned to him by his hierarchy

Education
•A degree in Engineering, Management or Social Sciences (Preferably Purchasing & Supply).
•Membership of such bodies as the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply or the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply Management of Nigeria is desired though not compulsory.

Experience
•Minimum 8-12 years Oil and Gas Industry experience with excellent knowledge of Purchasing and industry materials.

Skills
•Must also be very analytical with ability to propose innovative and workable alternatives or solutions. Location: Lagos
Experience: 8 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified
ROV SUPERVISOR (10058574)

Job description
? Assist ROV Specialist for the planning and preparation of ROV operations liaising with Client Departments and ROV contractors. Ensures correct level of supervision for non-routine ROV operations;
? Ensure follow up of daily ROV activities, in close coordination with ROV contracted personnel and Company representatives onboard the vessels, offshore installations and drilling rigs;
? Participate in Call for Tender process, technical evaluation and selection of ROV contractors;
? Ensure the implementation by Contractors of the Company HSE policies through the application of the HSE bridging document and other documents as applicable;
? Participate to the organisation and preparation of ROV intervention operations in coordination with project engineers, vessel superintendents, drilling and exploitation entities;
? Ensure application of all procedures related to ROV operations, including testing and reception procedures for new ROV systems and associated tooling and equipment. Participate to the testing of ROV systems, tools and equipment;
? Review ROV performance and propose solution for optimisation of operations. Record statistics and KPIs of ROV and tooling performance. Review existing contracts to propose improvements at the time of renewal;
? Monitor the ROV tools owned or rented by TUCN (inventory, maintenance, renewal, etc.);
? Monitor industry technological innovations with respect to ROV operations or development. Advise ROV specialist of their potential use;
? Supervise contracted ROV personnel and maintain technical supervision of all ROV activities;
? Maintain up to date: video library, and database of TUCN owned or rented ROV tools and equipment (quantities, operational condition, location);
? Provide feedback on ROV operations and prepare Return on Experience (REX) when required;
? Ensure technical compliance with Total's standards

Education
? Degree in Engineering or equivalent.

Experience
? Minimum of 5 years experience in offshore Oil & Gas construction industry as ROV Pilot/Operator
? Minimum of 1-2 years in a supervision position (ROV Supervisor / ROV Team Leader) on a deep offshore oilfield project
? If the candidate holds Master's degree in marine / mechanical / electrical engineering or equivalent, the operational experience is reduced to 3 years (out of which 1-2 years in supervision position). Location: Not Specified
Experience: 5 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified
STRUCTURAL ENGINEER (10058575)
Job description
¿ Carry out preliminary, basic, and detailed structural engineering studies and produce associated deliverables, e.g. MTOs, structural calculations, drawings, etc.
¿ Review structural discipline engineering deliverables to ensure technical quality.
¿ Review designs produced by COMPANY or contractors to ensure compliance with COMPANY structural general specifications and applicable project structural specifications.
¿ Develop and contribute to equipment specifications for procurement purposes.
¿ Review of subcontractor structural deliverables to ensure technical quality.
¿ Read and interpret facility engineering drawings and make necessary modifications or recommendations.
¿ Advise on structural related issues, including suggesting technical solutions to problems, identifying best practices, etc.
¿ Liaise with suppliers and manufacturers of structural and other equipment and materials to ensure technical specifications are understood and met.
¿ Prepare and cross-check relevant procedures, international standards and COMPANY technical specifications for application into design activities.

Education
•University Degree in structural or mechanical engineering

Experience
•5 to 10 years experience in Oil & Gas production facilities.

Skills
•Familiarity with international standards and regulations.
•Team work, commitment to technical accuracy, ability to organise and execute works unassisted.
•Use of MS-Office and AutoCAD with an experience in project specifications could be added advantage Location: Not Specified
Experience: 5 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified
CONTRACTS ENGINEER (10058576)
Job description
•The Job holder ensures Contracts compliance
•He/She works closely with the DUET counterpart to create the contracts dossier, Develop a clear definition of contractual responsibilities and discuss the agenda
•He/She prepares and maintains an up-to-date list of qualified contractors/suppliers/potential tenders/contracts with updated information in order to perform market studies; analyze and assess all possible answers from the market
•He/She participates to the validation of the contracts strategy through:
•Defining target prices, defining criteria for evaluation, establishes CFT commercial documents
•Prepare and send out the dossiers of pre-consultation and Standard or Complex invitations to bid
•Verify the alignment with Ethics, H3SEQ clauses, Company rules, Procedures, Instructions and applicable legislation when issuing all technical contracts and when drafting contractual and commercial terms and conditions
•Take the leading role in recommendations to award through contracts Committee with common recommendation with duet
•Participate in the signing of formal document after approval from authorities and partners and clarification of rights and obligations of both signing parties according to DOA
•Ensures that own contracts are created and managed in UNISUP and CONTIKI, ensure effective use of tools and systems (Ariba, NIPEX, REX+, CONTIKI.) for optimum productivity.
•Prepare files for the settlement of law suits in relation with the juridical, insurance and financial department
•Monitor contractor's performance with Duet, promoting and attending service quality meetings, claims, amendments and contract renewal discussions with contractor and manage and maintain a network with Stakeholders such as NAPIMS, NCD, Department of Petroleum Resources, etc.
•Carries out any other duties that may be assigned to him from time to time

Education
•A degree in Engineering, Management or Social Sciences (preferably Supply Chain)
•Membership of relevant professional bodies in the Supply Chain and in Operational functions will be an added advantage.

Experience
•Up to 3-5 years experience in oil well construction activities of which some should be in contract administration.
•Demonstrable general knowledge and understanding of commercial, legal and insurance issues affecting the company in general.

Skills
•Good command of English language and excellent communication skills Location: Not Specified
Experience: 3 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified
SENIOR CONTRACTS ENGINEER (10058578)
Job description
The Job holder adheres to the H3SEQ rules
- Take the necessary measures to avert immediate threat of danger. Exercising caution as necessary to avoid danger to persons, installations and ensure that effective safety and security procedures for personnel and equipment are being adhered to.
The job holder ensures Contracts compliance
- Ensure that all local contracts personnel under his/her supervision is in line with the company's standardized norms and codes of conduct
The Job holder liaises with other teams and participates to the processes and communication of the contracts entity by performing the following tasks
- Work closely with the DUET counterpart to create the contracts dossier, Develop a clear definition of contractual responsibilities and discuss the agenda including: Validation of contracts strategy, negotiation and analysis of commercial bids, participation in recommendations to award, supervise and train contract engineers and Graduate contracts engineers, define the workload of his/her team, manage his/her team's performance by implementing and monitoring local KPIs, etc.

The job holder executes the following contracts activities
- Prepare and maintain an up-to-date list of qualified contractors/suppliers/potential tenders/contracts with updated information in order to perform market studies; analyze and assess all possible answers from the market
- Participate to the validation of the contracts strategy through arranging and attending Contracts Committee Meetings, pre-qualifying bidders, defining target prices, ensure the preparation and send out the dossiers of pre-consultation and Standard or Complex invitations to bid, etc
- Ensures that own contracts are created and managed in UNISUP and CONTIKI, ensure effective use of tools and systems (Ariba, NIPEX, REX+, CONTIKI.) for optimum productivity.
- Ensure the handover of contracts to the Métier Partner
- Assist the head of contracts in the settlement of claims and lawsuits, in relation with the Juridical, Insurance, Finance and OPS/CA Directors by proposing strategies and actions and participating to the negotiations
- Monitor contractor's performance with Duet, promoting and attending service quality meetings, claims, amendments and contract renewal discussions with contractor and manage and maintain a network with Stakeholders such as NAPIMS, NCD, Department of Petroleum Resources, etc.

Education
•A degree in Engineering, Management or Social Sciences (preferably Supply Chain)
•Membership of relevant professional bodies in the Supply Chain and in Operational functions will be an added advantage.

Experience
•Up to 5-10 years experience in oil well construction activities of which 3 should be in contract administration.
•Demonstrable general knowledge and understanding of commercial, legal and insurance issues affecting the company in general.

Skills
•Good command of English language and excellent communication skills Location: Not Specified
Experience: 5 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified
SENIOR FLUIDS ENGINEER/SUPERINTENDENT (10058585)
Job description
The job holder will:
•Be involved in preparing programmes for fluids, cement and waste management in drilling operations.
•Follow up operation of fluids, cement and waste management.
•Actively participate in service quality meetings and follow up with contractors.
•Barticipate in optimising the activities of service contractors and evaluating their performances.
•Perform operational visits to rig-site for important jobs and compliance follow-up purposes.
•Follow up and ensure correct invoicing, cost and update invoice database.
•Show understanding the relevant Environmental and Regulatory guidelines and apply them in fluids operations.
•Participate in performance improvement studies and activation where necessary.
•Anticipate operational needs and organise supplies, working closely with the service contractors.
•Be involved in setting up operational structures and execution.
•Ensure good and safe service delivery by vendors and correct reporting.
•Participate in setting up operational procedures.
•Perform effective coordination of logistical requirements.

Education
•A degree in the Sciences or Engineering

Experience
•A minimum of 10 years Drilling Fluids & Cementing cogent experience.

Skills
•Good operational skills, with the ability to work under pressure and a positive Team Player
•Have a fair understanding of Contracts management Location: Not Specified
Experience: 10 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified
DRILLING CADET (10058587)
Job description
The job holder will:
•Assist the drilling Supervisor to implement operation programs
•Assist the drilling Supervisor Optimize rig equipment in relation with contractors
•Assist drilling Supervisor in Analyzing drilling data
•Follow operating procedures as directed drilling Supervisor
•Assist the drilling Supervisor in gathering drilling data
•Assist the drilling Supervisor in preparing daily drilling report of operations
•Follow-up drilling costs
•Assist in the production of technical and operational syntheses
•Contribute to the improvement of skills and the know-how

Education
•Higher National Diploma (HND) or its equivalent in relevant discipline

Experience
•Prior experience will be an added advantage but not compulsory

Skills
•Good communications skill is required as this activity is very transverse Location: Not Specified
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified
IT SYSTEMS ENGINEER (10058553) 
Job description
•The holder of the position reports to the Head of IT Infrastructure Administration, Lagos will assist to ensure availability and optimization of the UNIX and Windows systems.
•The job holder will actively participate in studies, testing and validation of recommendations for the evolution of the UNIX and Windows systems in line with actual or anticipated needs.
•He or She will also be responsible for provision of Infrastructure solutions on Network, Storage, License Services, Databases, Backups/Restore, Scalability etc.
•The holder of the position will assist in the anticipation and planning of systems evolution taking into account the customers' needs and new technologies, study existing systems and design improvement procedures and methods.

Education
•B.Sc or M.Sc in Computer Science or Engineering; NYSC certificate

Experience
•Minimum 3-5 years relevant experience

Skills
•Good problem diagnosis/solving and analytical skill,
•Knowledge of computer networking,
•Good reporting and communication skills,
•Methodical and well organized. Knowledge of French Language is an added advantage Location: Not Specified
Experience: 3 year(s)
Course of Study: Computer Science
Required Grade: Not Specified
INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST (10058552) 
Job description
•The holder of the position reports to the Affiliate Information Systems Support Manager, Port-Harcourt is responsible for the development and maintenance of the corporate records referential requirements in liaison with the company Legal division; ensure compliance with company and external requirements for Records and Information Management. He or She will also co-ordinate responses to organizational change, storage change, compliance assessments, legal proceedings, tax audits and regulatory investigations impacting affected Records in cooperation with business Document Controllers.
•The holder of the position is also responsible for development and implementation of record and archive management standards, procedures and guidelines; application of efficient and standardized tools for Records lifecycle management for both electronic and hard copy Records; ensure the proper management of company central archives and electronic data media offsite storage facilities and participate in the definition, implementation, maintenance and overall management of Electronic Document Management Systems (EDMS)

Education
•B.Sc or M.Sc in Information Technology, Computer Science, Library Science, Engineering or equivalent; NYSC certificate

Experience
•Minimum 8 years experience in Information Technology of which at least 3 are in management or decision-making level

Skills
•Must be firm and persuasive,
•Have good communication skills,
•Excellent sense of organisation and integrity,
•Ability to work independently;
•Good diagnostic and analytical skills,
•General understanding of Oil and Gas operations and knowledge of French Language are added advantages. Location: Not Specified
Experience: 8 year(s)
Course of Study: Computer Science
Required Grade: Not Specified
IT SOFTWARE ENGINEER (10058551)
 

Job description
•The holder of the position reports to the Head of Applications & Data Management
•He/She is also responsible for assisting business units in the evaluation of software for IT solutions and facilitates the implementation.
•He/She will assist with the testing of deployment of applications before implementing in a live environment.
•The holder is also responsible for the maintenance, support and training of users on developed applications and validation of user and maintenance documentations for service delivery teams.

Education
•B.Sc or M.Sc in Computer Science, NYSC certificate.

Experience
•Minimum 2-5 years experience in large scale enterprise computing operations preferably in the Oil and Gas sector.
•Experience in software analysis, design, development and implementation in MS SQL, Oracle and Web environment is required

Skills
•Sound technical skills,
•Very good ability to prioritize tasks,
•Ability to work under pressure,
•Good interpersonal,
•Negotiation and communications skills and working knowledge of French would be advantageous though not essential Location: Not Specified
Experience: 2 year(s)
Course of Study: Computer Science
Required Grade: Not Specified
LEGAL COUNSEL - LITIGATION (10058573) 
Job Description:
•The holder of this position reports to the Senior Legal Counsel Litigation and will assist in liaising with external counsel on all litigation matters affecting the company.
•He or she will assist in the review of facts received from client departments and articulate same for the preparation of court processes.
•He or she will also assist in the timely identification and preparation of documentation and witnesses required for the prosecution and defence of matters involving the company and in appropriate cases, testify on behalf of the company.
•The job holder shall also assist in the preparation of various reports and updates on litigation status.
•The job holder will assist in analyzing and assessing identified legal risks and will provide legal advice to any and all departments in the company on wide ranging matters from fiscal issues to labour related matters.
•He or she will carry out any other duties/projects that may be assigned him/her by the Senior Legal Counsel and the Legal Manager or the General Counsel.
•The Legal Counsel Litigation will ensure the protection and defense of the Company's interest (and those of the Group and its affiliates) and promote their interests within E&P activities.

Education
•1st degree in Law, Called to the Nigerian Bar, NYSC certificate

Experience
•At least five (5) years post call industry experience is essential
•Excellent communication skill. Masters Degree in law

Skills
•Working knowledge of French would be advantageous though not essential Location: Not Specified
Experience: 5 year(s)
Course of Study: Law
Required Grade: Not Specified
LEGAL COUNSEL - CONTRACTS (10058572) 


Job Description:
The holder of this position reports to the Legal Manager and will assist to analyse and assess identified legal risks.
The job holder will actively participate in devising, preparing, reviewing and negotiating a wide range of agreements and contracts used in the Exploration & Production industry.
The position is also responsible for the analysis and interpretation of relevant legislation and or draft bills, and interpreting and advising clients on contract provisions.
In addition, he or she will assist the Legal Manager with and advise on pre-litigation phases and liaise with external counsel as appropriate in any litigation/arbitration case and settlement process.
The Legal Counsel is to ensure the protection and defense of the Company's interest (and those of the Group and its affiliates) and promote their interests within E&P activities.

Education
•1st degree in Law, Called to the Nigerian Bar, NYSC certificate

Experience
•At least five (5) years post call industry experience is essential and Masters Degree in law

Skills
•Excellent communication skill
•Working knowledge of French would be advantageous though not essential Location: Not Specified
Experience: 5 year(s)
Course of Study: Law
Required Grade: Not Specified
SENIOR LEGAL COUNSEL (10058571) 

Job Description:
•The holder of the position reports to the Legal Manager and should be able to handle averagely complex to complex legal dossiers without (or with very limited) supervision.
•The position holder is required to aid decision making by the Company's senior management by the identification, analysis and assessment of legal risks and the provision of legal guidance, advice and opinions to relevant departments in order to guide their transactions and dealings with third parties, government institutions and regulators.
•The position is also responsible for the analysis and interpretation of relevant legislation and or draft bills, and interpretation and advise on contract provisions. In addition, he or she will be responsible for advising Company in pre-litigation phases and shall liaise with external counsel as required in any litigation/arbitration and or settlement process.
•The Senior Legal will also be responsible for the supervision of Legal Counsels in the Entity.
•The Senior Legal is to ensure the safety and defense of the Company, the Group and its affiliates and promote their interests within Exploration & Production activities.

Education
•1st degree in Law, Called to the Nigerian Bar, NYSC certificate

Experience
•Minimum 12 years post call; industry experience is essential and Masters Degree in law

Skills
•Excellent communication skills.
•Working knowledge of French would be advantageous though not essential Location: Not Specified
Experience: 12 year(s)
Course of Study: Law
Required Grade: Not Specified
SENIOR SHIPPING ENGINEER (10058579) 
Job Description
The Job holder adheres to the H3SE rules
- Be in constant alignment with H3SE Company rules, Procedures, Instructions and applicable legislation
- Take the necessary measures to avert immediate threat of danger. Exercising caution as necessary to avoid danger to persons and installations or avoid pollution

The job holder manages the Compliance:
- Ensure compliance of the Freight Forwarding processes with all internal Company rules (including OPS/CA guide to conduct) and all applicable laws and regulation (JV rules, Country laws...)
- Ensure that all safety requirements such as certifications, identifications, etc. are fully complied as per company requirements and local government regulations
- Organize, structure and coordinate company referential compliance in Freight Forwarding activities and report gaps
- Ensure the good administration and filing of all the Freight Forwarding documents in line with the applicable procedures

The Job holder participates to the planning, coordination and organization of the Freight forwarding entity
- Consolidate the planning related to shipments and customs clearance of goods
- Coordinate international logistics, specifically for project shipments from material origin across the world to delivery at reception facility in Nigeria under the guidance of the Nigerian Law / regulations and in compliance to the company rule.
- Help supervise and mentor Freight Forwarding officers and Graduate Freight forwarding officers on a day to day basis
- Monitor the freight forwarders to ensure compliance to the statutory requirements for material importations are adhered to
- Assists Transit Manager in the Contract Committees during the CFT

The Job holder liaises with Métier partners and third parties for the Freight Forwarding entity
- Liaise with base logistics, reception and warehousing personnel to ensure efficient operations and cargo deliveries
- Liaise with the banks and government appointed shipment inspection agents on every shipment for appropriate duty payment classification in conformance to the statutory requirement
- Liaise effectively with government agencies e.g NAFDAC, Customs, NPA in the bid to secure relevant permits and approvals for importation activities.
- Ensure appropriate and correct shipping documents are obtained from the suppliers, freight forwarders, airlines, banks and government appointed pre-shipment inspection agents. Optimize the activities of third party service provides and evaluate their performance
- Ensure that all import activities and shipping documentation are transacted and updated

The job holder participates to the Freight Forwarding operations by performing the following activities:
- Check Customs tariff positions and stud/interpret yearly government fiscal policies & amendments
- Ensure KPI reporting and follow up
- Supervise foreign purchases invoice certification reception, Freight Forwarding banking activities, import duties and shipping payments
- To follow and know the market, participate to the follow-up and evaluation of clearing and freight forwarders.
- Proffer advisory role on customs clearing and shipping procedure guidance to service contractors with DDU/ DDP materials.
- Prepare weekly, monthly and annual shipping activity reports in line with company rules
- Participates in shipping contracts, procedures and policy formulation
- Prepare service Level agreements for Freight Forwarders and Clearing Agents
- Negotiate and handle settlements for material damages arising from operations in relations with Insurance
- Ensure adequate record keeping of customs documents, notices, government regulatory documents and documentations of other third parties

Education
•A graduate of any Social Science discipline

Experience
•Minimum of 7-10 years experience in international trade / shipping in similar activities.
•Membership of relevant professional bodies in the Supply Chain and in Operational functions will be an added advantage.
•Good Knowledge of upstream metiers
•Good knowledge in Legal environment, Insurance, Tax

Skills
•Good Negotiation and Team management skills
Location: Lagos
Experience: 7 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified