Operations Manager Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Career King Kenya

Job Description
Company name:Career King Kenya
Tittle:Operations manager



Duties And Responsibilities

Ensuring that communication between departments is ongoing and utilised to maintain an environment of continuous improvement.
Support the company in production planning and making sure the business is adequately resourced.
Identifying any skills gaps in the organisation and undertaking a recruitment programme to support this.
Training of staff and managers to ensure that everyone is performing adequately in their role.
Providing a leadership support function to teams and motivating staff to achieve production goals.
Managing budgets and costs effectively in respect of the planning process.
Acting as a liaison to senior management and board of directors to keep them up to date with shop floor matters.
Ensuring key performance indicators are in place and production targets are met.
Implementation of any new policies and procedures relating to the production process.
Introducing and managing in-house IT systems ensuring that they are fit for purpose.

Key Skills

Leadership – leading teams from different departments to achieve organisational goals.
Communication – ensuring that communication is ongoing and effective between different departments.
IT – keeping up to date with IT systems in the workplace while having an understanding of emerging technologies.
Presentation – Presenting ideas and results to different stakeholders across the business including staff and senior management.
Team working – fostering an environment of teamwork to ensure that all products are delivered on time and company goals are met.
Initiative – The ability to work alone and take a lead when hurdles arise or when tasks require completion.
Planning – staying ahead of the game and ensuring that plans for the future are clearly labelled out for everyone to follow.
Problem Solving – adapting to the ever changing environment and reacting quickly to meet challenges.

Minimum Requirements

A minimum of 4 years experience as an operations manager
Age bracket should be from 40 years
Background in a micro finance is an added advantage


If you believe that you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the relevant criteria for this position, then please submit your application letter, attach your CV, certificates and letters of referee NOT LATER THAN 15TH July 2018 by using this url/website.