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Raw Material Offloading Operator

Africa Improved Foods Rwanda

Africa Improved Foods Rwanda Ltd is a manufacturer of highly nutritious quality fortified foods. Our nutrition products are intended to address malnutrition among vulnerable population segments such as pregnant and breast-feeding mothers, older infants and young children especially in the first 1,000 days of their life. To this end, we plan to avail on a commercial scale nutritional products for lifestyle consumer groups in Rwanda and the whole East African Region.

In as much as we are a commercial, for profit organization, we also strive to have the maximum social, economic and environmental impact possible on the communities in which we operate.

Our model is to source raw materials from local small-holder farmers, employ, develop and deploy local talent in the creation and growth of our fortified foods business. We work with various partners and stakeholders to achieve our goals.

Our Mission is to provide African consumers with high-quality fortified complementary foods that are affordable and available.

Our Vision is to be a trusted Africa-based producer of a range of nutritious foods that are proven to improve health.

Africa Improved Foods Rwanda Ltd finds Safety Health & Environment towards employees, contractors and casual workers as a top priority, therefore we summarize our most important safety rules into the AIF lifesaving rules. All employees and visitors will get an in-depth training about the content of these rules. We therefore encourage all walk-ins to strongly comply with these rules.

Africa Improved Foods Rwanda Ltd is looking for self-motivated, qualified individuals with the right attitude and a passion for innovation to join our team on the position of Raw Material Offloading Operator.

General Job information

Job title: Raw Material Offloading Operator

Business Group/Unit: Africa Improved Foods Rwanda Ltd

Department: Demand Chain

Position in the organization

Reports to: Business Integration and Support Manager

Direct reports: None

Indirect reports: None

Purpose of the job

The jobholder plays a key role in related procedures to warehousing functions, plans the supply for all raw materials and monitors all raw material, chemicals, ingredients and packaging inventories through proper procedures of offloading and reception to contribute towards achievement of production targets.

Key Responsibilities

Carry out daily physical operations in raw materials in offloading suppliers’ trucks at the offloading bay on time with clear check of documents.

Drive the forklift and carry goods into warehouse
Participate in monthly stock take exercise and report
Work closely with the Inventory operator in store keeping to have items arranged for FEFO methods

Use logistical machines to offload the goods and arrange them in an orderly manner.
Observe and respect all traffic rules, & warning signs

Implement quality and safety health and environment in line with company policy
Any other duties assigned by the supervisor

Knowledge and educational level

Minimum Senior 6 level in mathematics, management or any related discipline.
Required level of experiences

3 years’ experience in Demand and Supply Chain Management, Procurement Management, Logistics or Warehouse Management

Good command of SAP ERP system will be an added advantage
Excel reporting skills

Ability to drive/operate forklift machines (Rwandan Driving license class F)
Other Competencies

High level of integrity

Vendor management and strong negotiating skills

High attention to detail and analytical skills

Open and flexible operating style with high transparency

Independent mind-set

Excellent communication and presentation skills

Resourceful, hands on, self-driven, self-starter, proactive and independent worker, ability to work with a minimum of supervision

Strong interpersonal, supervisory skills required

Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadlines required

Application Process

If you believe you meet the above requirements, please submit your application including an application letter, a detailed Curriculum Vitae, telephone contact and email address.

The deadline for receiving applications is Tuesday 15th August 2016.
Please apply to:

Human Resources Director

Africa Improved Foods Rwanda Ltd

Kigali - Rwanda

E-mail on:

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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