Vehicle Yard & Outbound Logistics Supervisor Job at General Motors in Kenya Nov 2015

Vacancy:Vehicle Yard & Outbound Logistics Supervisor

General Motors East Africa (GMEA) is the largest manufacturer of commercial vehicles in the East African region.

Our manufacturing plant in Nairobi assembles a wide range of Isuzu trucks and buses and also distributes fully built Chevrolet passenger vehicles.

With more than fifteen Isuzu models, our plant’s output has enabled GMEA stamp its authority in the vehicle manufacturing, sales and service industry right across East and Central Africa.

Since 1977, GMEA has produced and sold over 70,000 units being a testimony to its strong heritage brands as well as excellent customer service.

Our growing sales in the new vehicle segment has propelled GMEA to market leadership in Kenya three years in a row since 2012, achieving a market share of 28.7% in 2014.

We are looking for highly engaged candidates with a track record of excellence to join team GM in the following positions to be filled in January, 2016.

Vehicle Yard & Outbound Logistics Supervisor 
Ref: GPSC/HRBP/022
Reporting to the General Manager, Purchasing & Supply Chain the successful candidate will be responsible for the following:
  • Develop procedures, controls, systems and standards for the section.
  • General oversight of vehicle yard operations.
  • Ensure compliance of vehicle yards with workplace organization and other relevant standards.
  • Establish domestic and export sales vehicle out-bound logistics requirements.
  • Management of service providers.
  • Monitor and ensure vehicle care maintenance is conducted as planned.
  • Supervision of staff in the section.
  • Drive continuous improvement.
  • Prepare and distributes management reports as required.
For appointment to this position, the successful candidate must have the following minimum  requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Purchasing & Supply Chain or equivalent.
  • Five years’ experience in supply chain, manufacturing or warehousing environment.
  • Knowledge of logistics, inventory management and lean manufacturing processes.
  • High level interpersonal, organizing and planning skills and customer focus.
How to Apply

Please send your application and CV to:

The HR Business Partner,
General Motors East Africa Ltd,
Enterprise/Mombasa road,
P.O. Box 30527 – 00100,

Or email:

Only qualified candidates will be contacted

Deadline 16th November, 2015

Attractive compensation packages await successful applicants.

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