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 Logistics Operator.
General Job information
Job title: Logistics Operator
Business Group/Unit: Africa Improved Foods Rwanda Ltd
Department: Demand & Supply 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 logistics, fleet, fuel and staff management to contribute towards achieving of company targets.
Complete documentation such as pick lists, bills of lading, work orders and shipping orders using computer-based technology
Complete daily shipping and receiving logs
Dispatch freight for delivery and arrange for pickups
Record shipment data such as weight, charges and damages
Contact carrier representative to make arrangements and to issue shipping instructions and delivery of materials
Organize transportation for incoming and outgoing goods
Rectify problems such as damages, shortages and non-conformance to specifications
Document and escalate any customer service issues and/or shipping/receiving errors
Assist with training of new employees
Complete safety reports in relation to health and safety issues
Manage fuel and fleet
Implement health and safety as per company standard
Any other duties assigned by the supervisor
Knowledge and educational level
A minimum Senior 6 level in Mathematics, Management or any related field.
Required level of experiences
At least 1 year experience in Inventory Management from a recognized institution
Excel reporting skills
Ability to drive/operate forklift machines (Rwandan Driving license class F)
High level of integrity
Open and flexible operating style with high transparency
Excellent communication skills
Resourceful, hands on, self-driven, ability to work with a minimum supervision
Strong interpersonal, supervisory skills required
Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadlines required
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 on the 15th August 2016.
Please apply to:
Human Resources Director
Africa Improved Foods Rwanda Ltd
Kigali – Rwanda
E-mail on: firstname.lastname@example.org
Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
For more information about Africa Improved Foods, please visit our website: http://www.africaimprovedfoods.com/