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Office Administrator / Facilities Manager Job in Kenya

Our Client is a Professional Services firm currently recruiting an Office Administrator.

Job Purpose: Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the job holder will be assisting in managing the administration function of the firm and affiliates.
Key Responsibilities:-
  • Effective and efficient management of procurement function - responsible for all purchases in order to ensure that they are in line with the firm’s policies and procedures while ensuring that the firm gets value for money;
  • Preparing periodic expense reports (monthly / quarterly) of supplies (stationery, kitchen supplies, fuel etc) ;
  • Overseeing general repair and maintenance works for the office;
  • Management of the firm’s supplies and its inventory;
  • Facilitation of assets and supplies purchasing, invoice processing and payments follow ups;
  • Management of the firm’s premises and installation security;
  • Supervising and coordination of administration and procurement activities; procurement, logistics, asset management, security, premises management and operation Support;
  • Management of Licenses and Administration/Operations Contracts;
  • Reviewing effectiveness and efficiency of internal controls, identifying areas of development and recommending on areas of improvement policies & procedures to ensure optimization of the firm’s resources;
  • Management of the firm’s Premises and Assets; Asset transfer management, Premise maintenance, Hygiene and Safety Management;
  • Management of firm’s records and archives facility;
  • Facilitate and coordinate service maintenance and repairs of firm’s assets;
  • Support in Premises setup and establishment, retrofits and project management;
  • Review of all supplier contracts and ensuring that service level agreements are followed;
  • Supervising the day to day duties in the administration department;
  • Ensuring general office upkeep to ensure office areas such as meeting rooms, reception, washrooms, working areas are kept neat and tidy and adequate with supplies required;
  • Maintain a schedule to keep track of expiry / renewal dates of various supplier contracts, business licenses, city council permits, fire clearance certificates etc;
  • Any other duties that the job holder may be required to do from time to time.
Knowledge and Skills Requirements:-
  • A degree business administration or management from a recognized institution;
  • A minimum of 4 years experience in a similar capacity;
  • Ability to meet deadlines and attention to details;
  • Must be a self starter and a quick learner;
  • Must have analytical and supervisory skills.
  • Must have experience in managing a team.
If you feel you fit the above role, please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject to

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