Kenya Red Cross Head of Operations Jobs

Kenya Red Cross Head of Operations Jobs


Our client is a well established petroleum company in the Kenyan market. They wish to recruit a General Manager to lead their vibrant team in realizing the Company's Mission and Vision.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Shall be responsible for managing and coordinating all company activities leading the divisional heads of different product groups and dealing with existing clients and developing new clients.
  • With the support of executive management he/she will be responsible for managing all areas of operations to ensure revenues, profits and return on investment are maximized; risk is managed and costs controlled, consistent with the budget and business plans.
  • Ensure a positive cash-flow in order to meet financial requirements, evaluating and reporting operational, sales and financial performance to the Executive Management team.
  • Shall be responsible for ensuring that operational, sales and marketing objectives set out by the Executive Management team are achieved.
  • Conceptualize, develop and implement strategies and marketing plans outside the current scope of products, services and geographical markets.
  • Responsible for implementation and proper compliance to procedures and systems established by the Executive Management team.
  • Lead and foster a conducive corporate culture that promotes strong ethical practices, good governance and employee satisfaction.

    Person Profile:

    Academic Qualifications:

  • Masters degree in related field.
    Professional qualifications shall be an added advantage.


  • At least 10 years’ experience with at least 4 years at senior management level overseeing multidisciplinary functions in a busy commercial environment.
  • Experience in
    the petroleum and gas industry will be a great advantage.
  • Prior experience in managing a functional level in an established organization / busy environment.
  • Proven track record in managing projects.
    Significant experience in oil sector or commodity markets.
  • Well-grounded understanding of corporate governance.
  • Proven track record of development and implementation of turnaround strategies.

    Key Competencies:

  • Ability to manage people, operations and financial resources;
  • Proven ability to think strategically and design long term plans;
  • Ability to drive and manage change;
  • Excellent interpersonal, management and communication skills; and
  • Excellent organizational, analytical and coordination skills

    How to apply

  • Email a copy of your up-to-date CV and a cover letter to
  • Ensure you indicate your current or last salary in your cover letter.
  • NOTE: DO NOT apply using the apply online button.
  • Send your application to the email address provided above ONLYClosing Date: 26th September 2018

    Professional Qualifications

  • Professional qualifications shall be an added advantage.

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kenya Red Cross Head of Operations Jobs

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