Origin Group Job in Lagos for an Operations Manager

Origin Group is a twenty first century group of companies with varying deeply vested interests in key economic sector in Nigeria and China.

Origin Group operates in sectors such as agriculture, engineering & construction, trade advisory & trade outsourcing, manufacturing, import and export among others. We are an indigenous company with a fast track record owning significant market share with a growing clientele profile; our services are tailored towards client’s satisfaction with quality control assurance.

Origin Group is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Operations Manager (Origin Automobile Works-OAW)

Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • Origin Automobile Works, a subsidiary of Origin Tech Group; specialises in assembly, sales, after sales and training of automobiles in the Agro and Agro allied industries in Nigeria.

Main Responsibilities

  • Plans and direct the activities of OAW to achieve stated goals and standards for financial and business performance
  • Coordinate overall operations and profitability of the company
  • Relates with external bodies on behalf of the company
  • Manages group investment in the company to ensure targets margins are met
  • Supports the SBU head in securing necessary funding for projects
  • Reviews and reports regularly to the Director, Group subsidiaries on the performance of products, achieved business goals, and future development plans of OAW
  • Investigates mechanical failures or unexpected maintenance problems, and liaises with suppliers to handle supply chain issues
  • Takes responsibility for individual projects, manages associated budgets, production schedules and resources, and supervises quality control
  • Guides and monitors compliance with relevant company policies, procedures and regulatory provisions.
  • Discusses the approved business strategies and budgets with the management team and maps put plans for each unit that would ensure the achievement of business targets
  • Reviews quotations from vendors and selects appropriate vendors for prompt delivery of services
  • Works with other professionals within and outside the engineering field to implement operating procedures, resolves malfunctions, and provides technical information.
  • Monitor the progress and effectiveness of quality management during the assembly process to make recommendations for improvements where necessary
  • Ensures compliance with all regulations, policies, work procedures, safety rules, work instructions and client’s requirements in the production process


  • Proven expertise in heavy duty equipment leasing/sales
  • Possession of a degree in engineering or business related discipline
  • Innovative and a creative thinker
  • Commercial awareness
  • Customer relationship management
  • An entrepreneurial spirit
  • Interpersonal/communication skills
  • Minimum of 6 years relevant industry experience in transportation & logistics management with emphasis in automobiles
  • MBA/professional qualification is an added advantage
  • Project Management skills
  • Problem solving

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to: [email protected]

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