Oil & Gas Operations and Logistics Manager Job Vacancy in Lubumbashi, DRC

Position Title: Operations and Logistics Manager – Oil & Gas (Lubumbashi, DRC)

Outrival HR Solutions & Consultancies is a leading HR Consulting Firm in Kenya, serving East African Firms.

Our aim is to deliver great value to all our clients by making the Human Resources Processes manageable and productive.

One of our clients based in Lubumbashi, DRC is looking for an Operations and Logistics Manager.

The Manager will be responsible for the overall organizing and monitoring storage and distribution of Petroleum products.

The goal is to manage the entire order cycle so as to enhance business development and ensure sustainability and customer satisfaction. The incumbent will be based in LUBUMBASHI.


  • Strategically plan and manage logistics, warehouse, transportation and customer service.
  • Ensure that distribution, logistics and operations of petroleum products is well managed;
  • Prepare product demand forecast based on historical sales to determine product order quantities.
  • Monitors processes involved in the supply chain by liaising with relevant parties.
  • Keep track of quality, quantity, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs and efficiency
  • Supervise Business Development Team, through planning and implementing sales, customer relations, and sales team development programs.
  • Implement Policies, Procedures and Methodology to improve cost effectiveness and integrity within the supply chain.
  • Identify and evaluate current and new customer potentials, prioritizing opportunities for closure.
  • Monitor the effective and efficient operation of petroleum products network distribution system.
  • Draw and manage transporter’s contracts and all fuel agreements with other oil companies.
  • Monitor stock position and produce daily reports and as when required and
  • Undertake any other duties as may be assigned by superiors

Job Requirements

  • Holder of Degree in Petroleum Engineering, Chemical and Process Engineering or any other related field.
  • Proven 10 years and above working experience in Petroleum Logistics & Distribution, 3 of which must be in a senior Management Role.
  • Record of successful distribution and logistics management
  • Demonstrable ability to lead and manage staff
  • Proficient in standard logistics software
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organisational skills
  • Ability to work independently and handle multiple projects
  • BS in Business Administration, Logistics or Supply Chain
  • Must be consumer oriented and focused on strategic stakeholders;
  • Must demonstrate integrity and professionalism

If you are interested and fit the above qualifications, please but urgently send your CV to jobs@outrivalhr.com