Velogic is looking for a Managing Director - Kenya

Velogic is recruiting a Managing Director to head its business activities in Kenya.


Duties & Responsibilities :

The incumbent will be responsible for managing and developing various aspects of the the supply chain solutions including but not limited to customs brokerage, haulage, freight forwarding, warehousing, in accordance with the Logistics Sectoe business strategy and local business environment to deliver maximum profit, with key involvement in:

  • Formulation of short and long term strategies to achieve business goals;
  • Preparation and achievement of financial and administrative budgets
  • Development of partnerships with strategic customers to enhance ensuring performance improvement.
  • Definition, monitoring and implementation of KPIs for all business lines;
  • Advice on developments in the business line(s) and opportunities for growth;
  • Ensuring that the organisation is conform to norms and legal requirements;
  • Developing agency relationships, if and when applicable, to sustain and grow profitable business volumes

What we are looking for :

  • MBA with Degree in Supply Chain or Management with specialisation in international business
  • 7 to 10 years in supply chain services at senior management level
  • Knowledge or previous experience in finance would be an advantage
  • Business acumen with excellent communication skills, and effective general management skills
  • Strong self-starter with critical thinking ability and mind-set
  • Ability and desire to take responsibility
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

14 Feb 2020

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