NEW GENERAL MANAGER TRANSPORT KENYA
Agency: Professional Freight Recruitment
Posted on: 8 Nov 2018
Reference Number: 0026340

Mombasa & Nairobi
- Kenya

Contract Type: Permanent

Availability: ASAP

Salary: US$neg on Exp plus benefits

Required Qualifications

• A Degree in a Management related field (Essential) • Understanding of the transport and logistical industry. • Minimum 5 years experience in the trucking business. • Knowledge of the East & Central Africa road network coupled with upto date understanding of cross border regulatory requirements. • Demonstrate a proven track record in developing and driving business strategies.

Description

A leading transport company with its offices based in Mombasa and Nairobi. We are looking to fill the position of General Manager who will be responsible for maintaining the smooth and efficient operations of the company. He will also be responsible for ensuring excellent standards in trucking services to a vast number of clients. - Budget and allocate resources to the transport planning system while monitoring transport costs , ensuring allocation is done in line with approved budgets and safeguarding of company resources. - Coordinate and maintaining quality service by establishing and enforcing company standards and ethical business practices. - Ensure proper fleet management to improve the utilization and availability of the trucks and reduce the downtime. - Analyze expenditure and other financial information in order to develop plans, policies and budgets for increasing profits and improving services. - Prepare management reports on company performance and proposed improvements. - Directing the activities of the company to ensure achievement of respective business plans and sales targets. - Increase management's effectiveness by communicating values, strategies, plans and objectives of the company. - Develop strategic plans identify business opportunities, long term marketing and business development plans as well as general operations plans of the company. - Establish and maintain relationships of the company with key customers in order to increase the company business. Manage transport contracts and sub-contracts to ensure they are within agreed favourable and profitable terms Please forward your Resumé to: freightjobs@icon.co.za PROFESSIONAL FREIGHT RECRUITMENT freight people placing freight people in the freight industry since 1989

Contact Details

Contact: Peter & Joan Cheetham

Phone: 082-557-9270

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