Logistics Manager Jobs in Nairobi
Logistics Manager Jobs in Nairobi
Job Purpose: The Logistics Manager will oversee and facilitate the supply chain operations of the company.
You will coordinate personnel and processes to achieve the effective distribution of goods.
A great asset for a Logistics Manager is their communication and negotiation skills.
They are also well-versed in supply management principles and practices.
The ideal candidate will have great record-keeping abilities and a customer-oriented approach.
Duties & Responsibilities;
Negotiate transport costs with suppliers and get the best deal
Reduce Overtime by 30% of previous year
Prepare & share accurate delivery schedules as per the route plans and deliver all orders within the stipulated timelines for each channel
Ensure that distribution team workers follow safety rules while on transit/ factory
Participate in man power planning, recruiting, training and evaluating logistics staff
Manage staff leave and ensure all has been covered as per the leave policy
Motor Vehicles management
Participate in preparing MV Management policies
Ensure all vehicles are in a serviceable condition
Attend to traffic issues as and when needed
Manage the MV tracking system
Manage a log of all company vehicles
Inform clients when their orders are being delivered
Ensure all order documentation have been filled correctly
Communicate with the customer service team on the delivery status so they can update clients accordingly
Coordinate with WH team to ensure items are ready for loading at the loading bay on time
Prepare and send daily, weekly, fortnightly, monthly, quarterly reports
Participate in monthly stock takes
Logistics petty cash management
Chair weekly team meetings and reinforce our values
Accountability – Accountable for measurable, high-quality, timely, and cost-effective results.
Takes prompt action to accomplish tasks and meet goals and objectives.
Quality of work – Pays close attention to detail. Strives to achieve accuracy and consistency in all tasks.
Service orientation – Applies effective interpersonal and problem-solving skills when responding to customers.
Proven experience as logistics coordinator
Experience in customer service will be appreciated
Knowledge of traffic laws
Computer-savvy with a working knowledge of logistics software (ERP)
Outstanding organizational and coordination abilities
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
BSc/BA in business administration, supply chain management or relevant field
How to Apply:
If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience, please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Logistics Manager – Manufacturing) to
email@example.com before Saturday 24th July 2021.
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