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Logistics/Distribution Officer

Permanent employee, Full-time ยท KE- Nairobi

About us
Mobisol Group is a leading global player in decentralised solar electrification. Driven by market demand for off-grid solutions beyond lighting, Mobisol designs, distributes and services large solar systems, seamlessly integrated with proprietary pay-as-you-go (PAYG) software. By combining the latest high-tech solar hardware with mobile payment technologies, the Berlin-based company ensures affordability through flexible payment plans. Mobisol enables rural families and businesses to power a wide range of compatible appliances, such as televisions and stereos, thereby improving people's standard of living and enabling incremental income from new solar-powered businesses. With over 600 employees, Mobisol runs its own operations in Tanzania, Kenya, and Rwanda, while providing hardware and software solutions through a growing network of B2B partnerships in another nine countries worldwide.
What this job is about
The Logistics & Distribution Officer is responsible for the organisation of systems and components distribution between the hubs. This involves the planning and monitoring of the transport of goods as well as proper transport data administration and management.
Your tasks
  1. Working independently on defined tasks and smaller projects identified jointly with the Head of Department or Specialist, to help realize the department's objective
  2. Completing assigned tasks in line with applicable policies, guidelines, processes and procedures
  3. Contributing ideas for the Continuous Improvement Process (CIP) of the department, especially where directly applicable to assigned tasks
  4. Organizing, scheduling and monitoring product and parts distributions according to orders and/or inventory levels; prioritize deliveries considering stock shortages, sales forecasts/needs; combine deliveries where possible
  5. Administering delivery notes / hard copies and digital transport data in the database; ensure physical and digital compliance of transported goods / items
  6. Organize the delivery schedules for the Delivery Officer; plan safe journeys considering time and distances


Your Qualifications
  • University degree and relevant working experience in the area of distribution, transport or logistics
  • Proficient in advanced Excel, spread sheet and database applications such as DMS Logistics
  • Comfortable with quantitative analysis
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Team player
Your Perspective
This job offers you the chance to practice continuous distribution process improvement and support general Warehouse Operations; keeping customers happy with timely delivery of their orders.
How to apply
If you feel intrigued by this challenging opportunity, please apply by clicking on the "Apply" button. As an equal opportunity employer, Mobisol Kenya offers all of its employees and applicants full equal opportunity irrespective race, ethnic origin, sexual identity and disability, religion or beliefs.

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