Operations Manager Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Summit Recruitment

Job Description

Victory Farms is among Kenya’s fastest growing companies, and as such has rapidly expanding infrastructure requirements across all its functions.

Ideal candidates will possess:

Older than 30 years old; 8 + years of relevant experience
University level degree with some combination of business, economics, sales & marketing, and/or supply chain; non-business degrees will also be considered
Experience working throughout an organization, across administration, corporate affairs, human resources, IT, and management of various support departments
Experience working with imports, exports, and local activities, procurement, sourcing, shipping, and building processes and controls around those activities
Highly capable in MS Word, MS Excel, Google, latest Android OS knowledge, and Apps.
High energy and positive spirit, will be working alongside range of skill and experience levels

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Improve the operational systems, processes and policies in support of organizations mission — specifically, support better management reporting, information flow and management, business process and organizational planning.
Manage and increase the effectiveness and efficiency of Support Services (IT, Admin and Security), through improvements to each function as well as coordination and communication between support and business functions.
Play a significant role in long-term planning, including an initiative geared toward operational excellence.
Driving the efficient and elegant use of IT within the organization, hardware and software plans (note: there is a dedicated team already in place, but needs leadership)
Able to work with modern web tools to develop new methods of communicating with customers, keeping tabs on their growth and development, etc.
Manages relationship with range of key suppliers, government contacts and other stakeholders, and maintains highest levels of professionalism, and ability to build stronger ties and achieve better outcomes
Expected to spend considerable effort and time training co-workers and team on controls and formalization of new processes.
Ability to set up, manage, and train team to run a system for tracking goods accurately, in real-time, leveraging modern tools.

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To apply for this job please visit www.brightermonday.co.ke.