FLEET ASSISTANT

Full time Posted By Execafrica Admin in Logistics
  • Nairobi, Kenya View on Map
  • Post Date : October 12, 2021
  • Apply Before : November 15, 2021
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Job Description

Salary:-30,000 Ksh

Our client, in logistics and distribution company is looking to hire a competent Fleet
Assistant whose responsibility is to manage the company fleet and make sure all the drivers
and riders adhere to fleet policies and procedures.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensuring that all fleet users are respecting the company fleet policy and are
    reporting any infringements to the respective policy, in which case the proper
    disciplinary procedure is followed.
  • Support in the preparation of draft budgets, forecasts, plans and requirements for all
    fleet acquisition, operation, maintenance and repair requirements as per identified
    needs.
  • To plan and schedule daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and fleet service,
    maintenance and repair works as per SOPs and fleet manuals with the Fleet
    Maintenance Company.
  • To maintain and keep up-to-date records of all transport activities e.g. fuel
    consumption, mileage covered by fleet, overtime sheets etc.
  • Oversee all repairs and services of motor cycles and motor vehicles by the
    contracted garages in order to ensure that the fleet is available, reliable and safe for
    use.
  • Ensure adequate insurance is provided for the fleet and liaise with HRM/Finance
    department to ensure that all renewals are made on time; organise vehicle
    inspections on a timely basis and ensure timely replacement of expired stickers.
  • Ensure all accidents are reported to the Police, insurance and management, follow
    up to completion/resolution and, represent the company in court cases arising from
    accidents and maintain accurate and up to date accident records.
  • Monitor consumption of fuel, consumables and spares, identify opportunities for
    cost saving and enhanced efficiencies and ensure accurate and up to date records are
    maintained.
  • Maintain safe custody of all fleet keys including spare keys, safe keys and office
    keys.
  •  Ensure that all Drivers and Riders have valid and up to date driving licenses.
  • Liaise with the HRM to plan and schedule training for Drivers, Riders and other
    staff in the team as may be necessary.
  • Liaise with the police department and insurance company, when accidents involving
    the company cars, vans or motorbikes take place, ensuring that the proper procedure
    is followed, in compliance with Outlook Fleet Policy and Kenyan Law.
  • Ensure all cars are equipped and maintained with the required accessories, in
    compliance with Outlook Fleet Policy and Traffic law.
  • Contribute whenever required, to the up-date and improvement of the company fleet
    policy.
  • Facilitating provision of fuel cards to staff.
  • Reporting all incidents involving the vehicles and motorbikes to the HRM.
  • Monthly generation of fleet reports on fuel and maintenance costs, and an analysis
    thereof to facilitate decision making.
  • Ensure that the motor vehicles checklist is ticked by all the drivers every morning.
  • Source, manage and recommend fleet service providers such as mechanics, spare
    parts e.t.c

JOB KNOWLEDGE/ SKILLS/ EXPERIENCE

  • Must have a K.C.S.E. certificate with a Minimum of a C (plain).
  • Vocational training in automotive service technology or Fleet Management &
    Transport Logistics.
  • Knowledge of statutory and regulatory requirements related to the use and
    management of vehicles/ fleets.
  • A minimum of a Diploma/certificate in the field of administration will be an added
    advantage.
  • Two years of proven experience in managing a large fleet of vehicles and
    motorbikes, including management of drivers ‘pool.
  • Training and/or experience utilizing computers, including word processing and
    spreadsheet.
  • Knowledge in vehicles mechanics including an ability to study technical manuals
    and experience in Four Wheel Drive vehicles.
  • Ability to generate reports weekly, monthly, quarterly and annually.
  • Computer literate with proficiency and experience in using email applications and
    Microsoft applications such as Word and Excel.
  • Has planning and organizational capacity.
  • Has a strategic perspective.
  • Administrative and organizational skills.
  • Ability to priorities, plan, organize own work and multi-task.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Proactive, flexible and initiative in resolution of problems.
  • Team worker, punctual and of high integrity.
  •  Well groomed; neat and clean appearance.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written).
  • Attentive to detail.
  • Good supervisory skills.
  • Sales BACKGROUND will be an added advantage

 

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Shortlisted candidates will be contacted next week

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