New KCC Head of Logistics & Inventory Job in Kenya

New KCC Head of Logistics & Inventory Job in Kenya.

New KCC Head of Logistics & Inventory Job in Kenya

NKCC/HR/92 /HoL& I/04/01/2024

Job Purpose

Head of logistics & Inventory will be responsible for managing all the company’s Inventory & transportation and ensure optimal utilization of resources.

Key Responsibilities:

  •  Managing Movement of Raw Milk within the supply chain i.e. from the farmer collection points to the cooling plants, to the factories and to the depots.
  •  Managing the utilization of company owned vehicles and hired transport to ensure proper use of the same.
  •  Administration of the transportation resources (vehicles, drivers, fuel).
  •  Planning and ensuring that the most efficient route is used to minimize transportation costs.
  •  Liaising with the Warehouse and Sales departments to transport products between the depots and the market as and when required.
  •  Evaluating and selecting the most appropriate mode of transportation based on minimum transport costs for a given task.
  •  Liaise with the workshop on vehicle service records, schedules for maintenance repairs, insurance, etc.
  •  Managing of the inter-creamery transfer of product
  •  Prepare periodical management and Board reports to update management and Board on performance of the Section.
  •  Any other duties as assigned by immediate supervisor.

Qualifications and Personal Specifications

  •  A minimum period of ten (10) years relevant work experience and at least four (4) years in a management role in comparable and relevant position.
  •  MSc or MBA in Supply Chain Management or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
  •  Bachelor’s degree in Procurement & Supply Chain Management and
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting /Management /Procurement or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
  •  Management Course lasting less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution.
  •  Professional qualification in relevant field.
  •  Proficiency in computer applications.
  •  Full Member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (MCIPS) or its equivalent

How To Apply

In addition to the qualifications and requirements set above, successful candidates shall be expected to fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.

Qualified and interested applicants who meet the above requirements are required to send their application in HARD COPIES quoting the Title and Reference Number of the position applied for on the cover letter and envelope, together with a detailed Curriculum Vitae, indicating current salary, copies of certificates, testimonies, and the contact information of at least three referees to:

Managing Director

New Kenya Co-operative Creameries Ltd

P.O. Box 30131 – 00100

NAIROBI.

NB Applications SHOULD BE sent through the above address not later than 1st February 2024 by 5 pm.

Only selected candidates will be contacted and will be required to meet the provisions of Chapter Six of the 2010 Constitution.

New KCC Head of Logistics & Inventory Job in Kenya