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Contract Logistics Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Manager - Contract Logistics 


Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Our Client, a global transport and logistics Company with offices in more than 80 countries and represented by agents in many more is seeking to recruit a Manager - Contract Logistics.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and monitor KPIs on quality, cost, profitability and efficiency on warehouse operations.
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures for warehouse operations.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date inventory records though the systems and ensure that inventory reporting is as per Company expectations and requirements.
  • Be the first window for local/ international inquiries either directly or through the Company’s Network.
  • Initiate and secure implementation of new business – and subsequent monitoring
  • Developing business by gaining new contracts, analyzing logistical challenges and seeking solutions.
  • Liaising and negotiating with customers and suppliers.
  • Managing relationships with new and existing clients and upselling of new products.
  • Solutions development and operations management for General Warehousing.
  • Source, identify and categorize 3rd party subcontractor (cost, service, quality, location, flexibility).
  • Implement controls in running of the warehouse operations.
  • Management of warehouse operations vendors.
  • Ensure all material-handling equipment, structures or materials are maintained, including regular safety inspections.
  • Ensure Safety standards are adhered to at all times.
  • Maintain proper security, safety and good housekeeping of both premises and stocks.
  • Manage the human resources needs of the warehouse team and monitor performance.
Requirements and Qualifications:
  • A minimum of 5 - 6 years proven track record in warehouse management, sales of logistics, clearing and forwarding services. Must have experience in supervising teams.
  • Experience in management of bonded warehousing will be an added advantage.
  • A minimum of a degree in any business related course and a diploma in warehousing/logistics/supply chain Management from a reputable learning institution.
  • Good Computer skills.
  • Must have a valid driving license.
  • Knowledge in customs and clearance procedures for both imports and exports.
  • Excellent people management skills. 
How to Apply

To apply, send your CV and cover letter to before 28th 
August 2016. 

Clearly indicate the position applied for and minimum salary expectation on the subject line.

NB: Flexi Personnel does not charge candidates for job placement.

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