Friday, 4 October 2013

Transportation Manager at vipajilink in Tanzania

Job Title: Transportation manager

Employer: vipajilink

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline: 10th Oct 2013

Job Description:

Tracks loading and offloading according to the load time
Prepare trucks for refuel and load  aggregate
Make sure all trucks are serviced
Train drivers on how to maintain safety and health
Prepare monthly report for fuel and trips of aggregates for the payment
Plan, organize and manage the work of subordinate staff to ensure that the work is accomplished in a manner consistent with organizational requirements.
Direct investigations to verify and resolve customer complaint
Implement schedule and policy changes.
Direct activities related to dispatching, routing, and tracking transportation vehicles and cars
Responsible for getting the right products in the right quantities, to the right locations all at the right time.
In charge of the day to day operations of the transport department.
Efficiently managing a team of drivers and vehicles.
Responsible for all of the dispatching, routing, and tracking of delivery vehicles.
Dispatching complex and oversized goods to national and international destinations.
Ensuring company compliance of all transport policies, legislation and procedures
Managing, monitoring and developing a team of drivers and line managers.
Involved in strategic development and strategy making.
Being the first point of contact for all drivers.
Making sure that all transport fleet vehicles are properly maintained and serviced.
Arranging for the induction and training off all new staff.
Regularly liaising with the delivery manager to ensure a smooth running of both departments.
Developing and nurturing customer relationships.
Maintaining accurate administrative records.
Organizing vehicle checks.
Identifying operational issues, potential problems and opportunities.
Resolving and managing queries and complaints courteously and efficiently.
Appraising staff performance and also taking disciplinary measures when required.
Ensuring all site and customer objectives are achieved.
And all other duties assigned by the management

Qualification /Experience:

Bachelor degree or advanced diploma in transportation and logistics management or related field
A masters degree in management is added advantage
Minimum experience -3 ¬- 4 years progressive experience in similar position of transportation manager

Attractive Package will be offered to the best candidate

How to Apply:

Send your Cv,Relevant Certificates, to and