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.
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)
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
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
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: email@example.com
Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
For more information about Africa Improved Foods, please visit our website: http://www.africaimprovedfoods.com/