Job Purpose: The Driver is responsible for the dispatch / delivery of products to the designated while ensuring that the products are maintained in good condition while in transit.
Responsibilities (Functions and duties):
- Drive company vehicles and uphold all highway laws
- Ascertain that the assigned vehicle is in good working condition
- Maintain the daily and weekly checklist of the vehicle and ensure that any breakdowns or damages incurred are immediately notified and reported to the Management
- Ensure that the vehicle is road worthy with the relevant standard requirement needed for operations
- Coordinate and facilitate the transfer of goods on order from the finished goods store to the loading bay
- In liaison with the dispatch assistant, verify the amount invoiced tallies with the amount and quantity of the order
- Verify that all products are in good condition before loading and well arranged to avoid damages enroute
- Load the ordered goods to the vehicle and off-load the goods upon arrival to the destination
- Collect returns from shops and ensure that they have been received
- Collect payment from customers who pay on delivery
- Assist the Sales and Marketing team to load and offload their vehicle when they reach events
- Assist and coordinate with the Sales & Marketing team in executing their marketing and promotion activities and events
- Ensure proper sanitation is maintained in the premises and its environs
- Transfer finished goods from the production area to the finished goods area
- Execute administration and managerial duties; as assigned
- Any other duties not necessarily mentioned which are in line with your position as a Driver
- Ability to multitask and prioritise work
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Keen attention to detail
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Time management skills
- Assertive and proactive and
- Planning, coordinating and organising skills.
- Mature with the ability to make decisions
Education and Specialist Knowledge Required
- KCSE and/or a Diploma/Certificate in a relevant field
- Certificate of Good Conduct
- Valid driving license
Cover letter (maximum 2 pages) and detailed CV are to be sent by email to email@example.com marking the subject as “2309”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 2309, Barack Obama, 07xxxxxxxxx.
Deadline for receiving applications: 6th September 2016
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