Assistant Transport Manager Job in Kisumu, Kenya (35K)

Job Title: Assistant Transport Manager

Nature of Job: Full Time

Industry: Manufacturing

Salary: 35K

Job Location: Kisumu

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Tracking company fleet and supervising drivers
  • Supervise fuelling and repairs of vehicles
  • Purchasing spare parts and ensuring the vehicles are well maintained
  • Ensure strict compliance with company regulations by drivers
  • Identify on-road exceptions and take immediate remedial action including co-ordinating and responding to emergency situations
  • Liaise with drivers, operations personnel and Management
  • Develop and present daily management reports relating to vehicle utilization and drivers
  • Monitor drivers’ performance by Identifying poor trends and driving behaviour through real time and weekly system reports and alerts.
  • Analyse operational efficiency of each vehicle in terms of idle time, stop time etc. as a percentage to identify any underutilized vehicles on a monthly basis.
  • Make a comparison of the mapped route vs. the actual route followed on each day and take follow up action to find out the cause of deviation.
  • Any other supervisory duties

Qualifications, Experience and Competencies

  • A Bachelor’s degree/ Diploma in Logistics or related field
  • 2-3 years’ work experience as a Logistics/Transport Supervisor in a busy fleet company
  • Alert and keen on details.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Integrity, confidentiality and professionalism.
  • Good report writing skills with ability to provide timely and accurate reports
  • Good record keeping skills and computer skills
  • Ability to supervise a team
  • Flexibility as the job may entail long working hours

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates should send their CV’s quoting relevant skills, qualifications and experience to

Interviews will be done on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Transport and Logistics, Procurement and Logistics
Updated: June 18, 2020 — 8:38 pm