Import and Export Manager

Full time
Addis Ababa
Posted 3 months ago

Job Summary

The import and export Manager will have an overall roles of directing the existing import and export portfolios and developing new export and import products within our target.

Key Responsibilities

  • Establish and maintain effective import export strategies to meet organizational objectives and upturn the current import export portfolio;
  • Construct and maintain positive business relationships with current & potential customers;
  • Track potential buyers particularly for export products like coffee, pulses, oilseed and spices;
  • Organizes sourcing of products in close consultation with the responsible management team;
  • Review customer orders & negotiate price and terms of payment with buyers and suppliers;
  • Manage all import and export logistics including negotiating with logistics service providers;
  • Examine sales contracts inspection, documentation, customs and transportation for both import and export products;
  • Monitors and evaluates effective implementation of company import & export policies and procedures;
  • Strong ability to build import and export functional team and team-up with other business units,
  • Encourages and promote operation in a continuous improvement environment;
  • Responsible for annual and strategic planning of the functional unit;
  • Perform any other related tasks assigned by his/her immediate supervisor

Job Requirements

Qualifications: BA/MA in Supply Management, Business Administration or related fields

Experience: 4+ years of proved work experience.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Ability to plan and execute tasks with minimal supervision
  • Better understanding of cross-cultural working practices
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skill
  • Knowledge of import/export processes and requirements
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadline
Import and Export Manager

Job Features

Job CategoryLogistic & Transport, Procurement & Supplies

Apply Online