At Bazaar, were on a mission to build an operating system for traditional retail in Pakistan, that creates opportunities for retailers, suppliers and workforce across the country. We are continuously working towards cultivating an environment that inspires, empowers and challenges each individual as they take on this road to self-discovery.
We are eager to build the most diverse and creative team - celebrating differences and learning from each other.
About the role:
This role drives excellence in end-to-end transport logistics for Bazaar. You'll be expected to bring in industry best practices within the scope of Transport Ops and fleet management. You'll be ensuring vendor performance overall with special attention to safety and compliance. As a manager you'll be expected to have stellar stakeholder management, lead the teams effectively and utilize data to prioritize project management.
- Monitor daily transportation activities, ensuring adherence to schedules, service standards, and quality targets.
- Address real-time transportation challenges, making quick decisions to resolve issues and maintain delivery timelines.
- Implement preventive maintenance programs to minimize downtime and extend the lifespan of vehicles.
- Manage vehicle onboarding and replacement, based on budget considerations.
- Ensure compliance with all relevant transportation regulations, including safety standards, licensing, permits, and environmental regulations.
- Develop and implement safety training programs for drivers, promoting safe driving practices and reducing accidents. Maintain accurate records of driver certifications, vehicle inspections, and compliance documentation.
- Lead and manage a team of drivers, dispatchers, and administrative staff, fostering a positive and productive work environment. Ensure regular feedbacks, goal setting and employee engagement.
- Monitor and control transportation-related costs, including fuel, repairs, and labor expenses. Identify opportunities for cost savings and efficiency improvements through route optimization and process enhancements.
- Build and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders, including vendors, partners, customers, regulatory agencies, and local authorities.
- Collect and analyze transportation-related data to identify trends, areas for improvement, and opportunities for operational enhancements.
- Prepare regular reports and presentations for senior management, outlining key performance metrics, challenges, and strategic recommendations.
- At least 5 years of experience (Logistics and Operational companies are preferred)
- Relevant bachelor's or master's degree
- Effective communication & management skills
What we offer:
- A power-packed team that develops you to be the best version of yourself
- An opportunity to explore new avenues, break down barriers and execute on own ideas with complete autonomy
- A healthy compensation, insurance, and stock options plan to take care of yourself and your families
At Bazaar, we want to respect and create acceptance for all our colleagues as they are. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer promoting diversity in all its forms (thought, culture, gender and background). Any kind of discrimination is not only condemned but a punishable offense for the company.
We would encourage you to shoot your shot, dream big and apply away, even if your confidence makes you feel otherwise. We acknowledge Imposter Syndrome as a persistent impediment to career growth and we would not want to lose a candidate like you.