Logistics Officer Job Vacancy in Nairobi, Kenya

Position Title: Logistics Officer

Position Overview

This position will provide leadership to develop, support and implement logistics programs to meet or exceed business objectives .


  • Oversees scheduling and dispatch of operations for vehicles and drivers for effective operation and program support.
  • Develops and maintains vendor and service provider relationships for fuel, Repairs, maintenance, and other fleet essential services.
  • Ensure country fleet insurance policy coverage are secure & Valid and participates in accident claim follows.
  • Develops and implements safety, preventive maintenance, and accident.
  • Prevention programs. Knowledge of OSHA and fleet-specific regulations, licensing, registration, and reporting requirements.
  • Manages the fleet reporting and analysis.
  • Monitor fuel consumption and check fuel cards/accounts.
  • Keep up with government rules and regulations; also ensure country fleet tax requirements are met.
  • Creates and Maintains driver files.
  • Maintain vehicle purchase, Repair, maintenance & movement/Log sheet records.
  • Conducts vehicle inspections and risk assessments.
  • Ensure drivers comply with recommended driving hours.
  • Develop and implement long term plans to optimize fleet and logistic solutions by coordinating efforts within the organization. 
  •  Govern logistics regulatory and hazardous materials requirements
  •  All duties assigned by management and deemed pertinent to the continued success of Company and employee objectives and/or goals with respect to Logistics.


  • Bachelor’s degree/ Diploma  from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in logistics
  • Proven track record of achieving results
  • Superior communication and collaboration skills
  •  Demonstrated success in leading projects and teams
  • Ability to drive results while working in a matrix environment and through developing and empowering individuals and teams
  • Managerial courage with good conflict resolution and negotiation skills
  • Proficient in computer skills including Microsoft Office applications

Qualified and interested candidates should share their CVs to jobs@employd.co.ke with the subject line Logistics Officer .Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.