Duma Works Vacancies in Kenya

Duma Works Logistics Manager Vacancies in Kenya

Financial Responsibilities
  • Assist to determine means of improving efficiency and reducing costs where possible,investigate and take corrective action when required.
  • Involved in the planning of manpower and equipment requirements to ensure that the company maintains cost effective resources which are applied optimally.

    Organisation Continuous Improvement

  • Ensure all duties and responsibilities are performed within the requirements and guidance of the company QMS process.
  • Ensure that resources assigned to the Logistics / Operations department are used properly and maintained in their best condition.
    QMS process lead.


  • Minimum Engineering Degree qualification from a recognised institution.
  • Minimum 5 years’experience in a logistics or operations function at managerial level with a medium to large logistical solutions provider
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of logistical operations.
  • Preferred:Working in a senior operations or logistics position in a company that provides the whole Logistical chain, with a mix of movement of sensitive materials and equipment as well as lifting solutions.

    Experience / Competence

  • At least 3 years in a senior position with a reputable employer
  • Experience in Data compilation and set up.
  • Possess good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Effective negotiating skills•Effective decision making and analytical skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office(word, excel, power point)
  • Cross cultural working ability
  • Ability to interact with government agencies, corporate bodies and company personnel at all levels.
  • Preferred: 3 years experience at a senior position with a reputable employer.

    Personal Qualities

  • Personable and approachable person.
  • Ability and eager to learn and to develop.
  • Ability to meet deadline or work under pressure.
  • Independent thinker
  • Proactive person
  • Preferred: A Proactive and resourceful person in problem solving who carries themselves with high dignity and ethical standards

    How to Apply

    Send your Cover Letter and detailed CV to apply@jobs.dumaworks.com marking the subject as “2957”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 2957 Barack Obama, +2547xxxxxxxx. If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through.

    Deadline for receiving applications: Tuesday, 15 August 2017

    Duma Works Senior Project Manager Vacancies in Kenya


  • Manage and coordinate the ‘path-to-deployment’ and ‘path-to-scale’ for multiple innovation projects;coordination of projects activities which include conceptualization, designing, development and configuration, functional and user testing of projects spanning multiple year, driving potential for large scale impact
  • Build and maintain relationships with partner stakeholders including government, implementing partners,industry consultants, social enterprises and academia organizations
  • Work with the design team to design and iteratively improve on the health service delivery workflows incorporated in our products
  • Develop Impact and activity metrics/indicators and monitoring plan for portfolio projects to track and address issues as they arise for successfully transition to full-scale and realize health impact
  • Lead the process of documenting and communicating lessons learned from projects both internally and externally
  • Support the communication team with the development of external communication material including; proposal, reports, presentations and write-ups for various audiences ensuring timely reporting and communication with all stakeholders
  • Develop and execute an efficient internal and external communication strategy to ensure communication with all levels of project stakeholders
  • Prepare and manage work plans and budgets for all projects under various scenarios to facilitate quality project management and decision making in an ambiguous environment
  • Identify all the internal and external resources whether financial or human resources required completing the project successfully and recruiting for junior positions within the project
    Provide coaching and guidance to the team members about every aspect of the project so that the team members can understand their tasks fully and act on them efficiently
  • Assess potential project risk and evaluate the progress of project on regular basis, highlighting, addressing and overcoming triggers to achieve project objectives through early detection
  • Coordinate the research and analysis for ‘scale-potential’ and ‘cost-effectiveness’ of projects in their portfolio or any other research
    Manager junior team members on assigned projects
    Perform other duties as assigned


  • BA/BS degree in public health, project management, public policy, social sciences, computer science, IT or related field
  • 2+ years’ experience in project management
  • Experience working with marginalized communities in any social impact programes
  • Excellent work planning and budget management skills
  • Experience in collaborating multiple internal and external stakeholders and teams
  • Experience with managing expectations and change directly and indirectly
  • Good understanding of data collection, analytics and ability to interpret research for program design and implementation
  • Willingness to travel to project implementation geographies in Africa up to 50% of the time
  • Adaptable, self-motivated, inquisitive and a team player who is interested in being part of a fast-paced, growing and diverse team with a start-up atmosphere
  • Detail oriented with demonstrated ability to multitask and manage timeline pressure focusing on quality
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills in English and Kiswahili

    How to Apply

    Send your Cover Letter and detailed CV to apply@jobs.dumaworks.com marking the subject as “2952”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 2952 Barack Obama, +2547xxxxxxxx.

    If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through.

    Deadline for receiving applications: Friday, 11 August 2017

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