Logistics (Fleet) & Transport Director based in East Africa (Kenya/Zambia) – Relocation provided for expatriate

My client is the largest transport company in Africa with branches across borders. I am looking for a strong leader to head up a subsidiary of the group based in East Africa

The success candidate will be responsible to To head, control and manage the cargo shipments transported by trucks, including storing goods, dispatching orders and tracking transportation vehicles to run in a safe, efficient, reliable and profitable manner.

NON NEGOTIABLE:

  • 10 years of experience in the Transport and Logistics department, in transport industry with last 3 years in a supervisory capacity.
  • Should have handled a team of 50 people

Should have work experience in Kenya and East Africa

RESPONSIBLE FOR THE FOLLOWING:

  • Clearing and Forwarding department( c&f manager)
  • Dispatch Clerks
  • Operations Manager
  • Fuel departments (Head of fuel department)
  • Trucking departments (dispatch officer, Head of tracking)
  • weighbridge attendance (weighbridge supervisor)

EDUCATION:

  • National Diploma/Degree in shipping/procurement and logisticsNeeds to have knowledge of the Kenyan Port Authorities, highway departments and customs agencies for shipping

Experience:

  • 10 years of experience in the Transport and Logistics department, in transport industry with last 3 years in a supervisory capacity.
  • Should have handled a team of 50 people
  • Should have work experience in Kenya and East Africa
  • Strong Operational and Management skills within Africa
  • Updated on latest technology on HIF Radio communication

please be advised that due to the volumes of CV’s received, should you not receive feedback within a week, you were unsuccessful

Please send cv’s to GrahamK@abantusa.co.za or contact him on +27829253930