We are an established clearing and forwarding company with major clients in East and Central Africa.
We are looking for qualified candidates to fill in the position of a “General Manager”
- Ensuring policies are put in place to govern all the operations of the organization;
- Supervision of all employees to ensure that all policies and procedures are implemented in all areas e.g.: port operations, shipping line procedures, customs procedures and accounting procedures
- Following-up and solve any problem that may arise with shipping line, Kenya Revenue Authority, or port operations.
- Coordinating with client companies to obtain volume of future shipments for internal planning as well as maintaining good relationship and positive image of the company.
- Streamlining operations to achieve continuous efficiency in management and establishing clear procedures.
- Identifying, soliciting and directing all aspects of public relations, operations and other staffing;
- Must posses leadership skills and be a team player
- Ability to work independently with sound decision making techniques
- Good supervision skills
- Ability to delegate work and provide solutions to technicalities as well as conflict Management
Qualifications and Other Requirements
- Must be 36 years and above in age
- Must have over 6 years experience in the same capacity
- Holder of a degree in Business Management or related field
- Must have a diploma in clearing & forwarding course, or any other related course from a recognized institution.
- Must demonstrate the ability to maintain good working relationships with all the stake holders in the field.
- Must be flexible in work habits and schedules,
- Must have good knowledge of government procedures relating to imports & exports knowledge of customs laws pertaining to Kenya, east and central Africa.
- Must be well conversant with port operations procedures with established relationship with all stake holders of the clearing and forwarding industry.
Applications must be received on or before 17th September 2012
Applications enclosing current CV, Certificates and testimonials should be sent to:
Only successful candidates will be contacted