Driver/Logistics Assistant at Living Goods
01.12.2021
Living Goods
Nairobi, KE, Kenya

At Living Goods we empower people to improve the health of their families, friends and communities. Living Goods supports networks of ‘Avon-like’ health entrepreneurs who go door to door to teach families how to improve their health and wealth and sell life-changing products such as simple treatments for malaria and diarrhea, safe delivery kits, fortified foods, clean cook stoves, water filters, and solar lights. By combining the best practices from business and public health, we are dramatically lowering child mortality AND creating livelihoods for thousands of enterprising women. Living Goods supports a network of over 2,000 micro-entrepreneurs in Uganda and Kenya who teach families in their communities how to improve health and well-being while selling affordable, high-impact products like basic medicines, fortified foods, water filters, clean cook-stoves, and solar lights. As part of the Branch Team, you will play a key role in supporting Community Health Volunteers (CHVs) to deliver high quality health care to their communities and generate sales of critical products.
Your Charge
Coordinate Department-wide activities especially logistics and facilitation to enable smooth implementation of planned activities.
Roles And Responsibilities
Deliver stock to all Living Goods branches located across the country and conduct stock verification with branches to confirm as per dispatch from HQ. Support offloading of stock while at the branch.
Deliver training materials to different training facilities and pick the same after the training period.
Maintain motor vehicle logbook and record all vehicle movements
Conduct weekly vehicle check-ups and prepare maintenance report. Submit a request for service and repairs to procurement.
Monitor motor vehicle servicing and conduct routine servicing when due and liaise with different garages to ensure motor vehicles have been serviced and maintained as per schedule and contract.
Maintain clean motor vehicles both interior and exterior.
Maintain motor vehicle 3rd party insurance renewal schedule and have u to date sticker license.
Observer traffic rules and always have a driver’s license.
Check Living Goods post box and retrieve documents/parcels for staff.
Make payments for post office box annual subscription fees.
Minimum Qualifications, Skills, And Competencies
University Degree or Diploma required Procurement & Logistics, Business Administration, Transport, or related field preferred.
Three years of professional work experience in logistics management.
Solid analytical and math skills, basic computer skills.
Fluency in Swahili and English - Ability to manage day-to-day interactions with contracted external service providers and to analyze their performance.
Possession of driving permit with defensive driving certification required.
Ability to identify potential problems before they occur and to take imitative in response. Proactive in preparation.
Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-cultural environment and establish harmonious and effective working relationships both within and outside the organization.
Attention to detail and a sense of professionalism are non-negotiable
Compensation
A competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience including health insurance and annual performance bonus pay opportunity. This is an opportunity to be your best while making lives better for those in need.
Living Goods is an equal opportunity employer and will consider every qualified applicant for employment. Living Goods does not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or disability.
Our current job openings are displayed on our website, where you can search for open positions and apply directly. Living Goods does not offer any positions without an interview and never asks candidates for money. If you are asked for money, we strongly recommend not responding and not sending money or personal information.

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