JOB TITLE: Expert Driver REPORTING TO: Project Manager/Transport Officer DEPARTMENT/PROJECT: Amref Health Innovations VACANCIES: 2 CONTRACT DURATION: 6 Months (Short Term) LOCATION: Nairobi, Kenya

About Amref Health Africa Amref Health Africa, established in 1957, is the premier African-based international health development organization. Our footprint spans over 35 African countries, with a reach of 40 million individuals. Headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya, we have a dynamic team of 2,000 professionals and offices across Africa, Europe, and North America. Our vision of ‘Lasting health change in Africa’ propels us to create community-centered health systems and address social determinants of health.

Job Purpose Are you a reliable and safety-conscious driver? As an Expert Driver at Amref Health Africa, you’ll play a crucial role in ensuring the safe transportation of our staff and partners. Join us to make a difference in Africa’s health landscape!

Primary Responsibilities

  • Safe Transportation: Drive staff and authorized partners safely to their destinations.
  • Vehicle Care: Maintain assigned vehicle’s cleanliness, service, and upkeep.
  • Traffic Compliance: Adhere to Government Traffic Act regulations.
  • Asset Protection: Safeguard contents within the vehicle.
  • Compliance and Reporting: Follow organizational rules, report incidents, and take necessary steps.
  • Record Keeping: Maintain accurate vehicle records, work tickets, and fuel vouchers.

Required Qualifications

  • Education: Minimum of Form Four certificate.
  • Driving License: Possess a clean Class CE driving license.
  • Computer Skills: Basic proficiency in computer usage.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Driving Experience: Over three (3) years, preferably in a Non-Governmental Organization.

Skills and Competencies

  • Integrity: Uphold high ethical standards.
  • Interpersonal Skills: Excellent ability to interact positively with others.
  • Autonomy: Deliver quality work with minimal supervision.
  • Work Ethic: Demonstrated hard-working and results-driven attitude.
  • Communication: Strong verbal and written communication abilities.

How to Apply Ready to drive change? Visit our website at https://amref.org/vacancies/ to apply. Create an account to access our online portal and submit your application. Include a compelling cover letter showcasing why you’re the perfect fit for this role, along with a copy of your driving license and an updated CV highlighting your relevant skills and experience. Application deadline: August 23, 2023. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

EXPERT Tips To Be A Successful Applicant

  • Craft a standout cover letter, detailing your passion for the role and alignment with our mission.
  • Highlight your driving experience, focusing on your ability to prioritize safety and responsibility.
  • Showcase your computer skills, as basic proficiency is a key requirement.
  • Emphasize your integrity, strong work ethic, and communication skills, essential for success in this role.
  • Demonstrate your ability to work autonomously and produce quality work.
  • Visit our official website for all open vacancies and stay connected with us on social media for updates.

Amref Health Africa values the safety of children, young people, and vulnerable adults, and we expect all staff to share this commitment. We are an equal opportunity employer and maintain a non-smoking environment policy.

To apply for this job please visit recruitment.amref.org.

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