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Warehousing & Distribution Manager Job at Chemonics - Career Opportunity in Kenya
Chemonics 69 Days Ago
Job Category: Management
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job: 19 February 2021
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 10-02-2021
Job Status
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 10-02-2021
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 10-02-2065
Job Description

Vacancy title:
Warehousing & Distribution Manager

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Management ]

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Deadline of this Job:
19 February 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 10, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Warehousing & Distribution Manager KENYA 2021
Chemonics seeks a Warehousing and Distribution Manager to support the Global Health Supply Chain - Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM project in Kenya, GHSC-PSI is the primary vehicle through which USAID: 1) procures and provides health commodities; 2) provides technical assistance to improve partner countries management of the supply chains and 3) collaborates with key international stakeholders to support global health initiatives.
The Warehousing & Distribution Manager is responsible for monitoring and completing warehousing and distribution tasks related to project management, data collection, aggregation and analysis technical capacity, and management and leadership to achieve Global Health Supply Chain Program - Procurement and Supply Management project (GHSC-PSM) objectives. This position will be based in Nairobi, Kenya. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world. .

Responsibilities include:
• Determine and ensure availability of storage space and necessary requirements
• Facilitate processes that will ensure effective receipt and storage of commodities from suppliers while maintaining high quality standards
• Establish distribution plans based on orders received from health facilities and the established schedules
• Coordinate picking and packing of health commodities
• Organize the leading and distribution of the packed orders
• Institute routine physical inventory count
• Oversee updates to inventory records in the warehouse after every transaction
• Provide relevant day-to-day support through financial management and development of new or improved budget analysis tools
• Collaborate with team members to learn and implement work undertaken in warehousing and distribution optimization activities
• Provide client relationship management support, including responding to client requests and supporting client meeting logistics
• Perform other duties and responsibilities as required

Job Skills: Not Specified

• Bachelor's degree required: Master's degree in international development, public health business or another related field preferred
• Minimum Of Three years of relevant professional experience required
• Fluency in critical project management skills, including budget management, contractual compliance client relations and client management
• Proficient use of Microsoft Office (particularly Excel), as well as experience with other data management and analysis software
• Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
• Demonstrated ability to follow standard practices and procedures, receive renewal Instruction and supervision on work progress, and make significant contributions to end results
• Demonstrated resourcefulness in problem solving and initiative to learn new skills
• Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity
• Fluency in English required secondary language proficiency preferred

Job Education Requirements: Not Specified

Job Education Experience: Not Specified

Work Hours: 8


Job application procedure
Please send an email with your CV and cover letter attached and "Warehousing and Distribution Manager in the subject line to by February 19th, 2021. No telephone inquiries, please. Chemonics will contact finalists.
Chemonics is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion. sex rational origin, political affiliation sexual orientation, gender identity, mantal status, disability, genetic Information, age, membership in an employee organization or other nort-merit factors.
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