Administration Job in Kenya

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Administration Job in Kenya

Administration Manager  (2200001K)

Job Purpose 

  • Reporting to the Head of HR Hub & Shared Services, the role holder will be responsible for managing and coordinating the general administration functions to ensure the efficient and effective operation of the Britam activities. This includes ensuring that adequate utilities and facilities are provided in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Key responsibilities

Strategy and Planning

  • Assist in the design, development and delivery of administrative services to Britam 
  • Develop and monitor the operational plan and related administration budgets to ensure that costs are maintained within approved budgets.
  • Monitor the implementation of all policies, practices, and procedures relating to managing facilities and ensure these comply with legal laws and/or regulations 
  • Ensure that administrative policies are maintained and that services are delivered efficiently, effectively and in line with the laid down processes and procedures.

Asset Administration

  • Oversee the maintenance of office facilities and equipment including identifying vendors, overseeing the management of selected vendors to provide timely repair and maintenance of all Britam’s office equipment and furniture.
  • Liaise with Supply Chain Management for sourcing of service providers to manage and maintain Britam assets 
  • Initiate the asset disposal process by instructing service providers to manage and maintain County assets including property and housing.
  • Liaise with the Head of Supply Chain Management to coordinate the disposal of obsolete assets.
  • Analyse the value of proceeds from the disposal of the assets and report to the Head of Finance.

Transport and Fleet Management

  • Oversee the development and implementation of Britam’s fleet administration standards and vehicle operating policies including vehicle maintenance, vehicle tracking, driver, speed and fuel management as well as health and safety management.
  • Prepare the annual budget and periodic reports on vehicle operating costs.
  • Advice on the purchase or lease of vehicles and equipment.
  • Oversee the maintenance, repair, replacement and disposal of Britam vehicles.
  • Oversee risk management training including safety and accident prevention programs.
  • Ensure Britam’s vehicles are adequately covered.
  • Identify suitable vendors to provide timely repair and maintenance of all Britam vehicles.

General Administration

  • Provision of offices to Britam staff
  • Oversee general office management
  • Establish an efficient record, filling and tracking system for all office inventory, mails and file, monitor their movement and effective correspondence. 
  • Ensure bills are processed for payment.
  • Delegated Authority as per the approved delegated authority matrix

Key Performance Measures

  • As described in your Personal Scorecard

 Knowledge, experience, and qualifications required

  •  Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or a related field
  • 4-6 years of working experience in a management position

Technical/Functional competencies

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Knowledge in Diversity management
  • Ability to drive change
  • Project Management
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Report writing-ability to develop reports 
  • Strategic Planning
  • Leadership and management-ability to lead teams, mentor and coach staff 
  • Performance Management and team building 
  • Decision making –ability to make strategic decisions in a timely and effective manner
  • High moral and ethical standing
  • Highly motivated

How to Apply

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Unposting Date: 26-05-2022