Summit: Depot Manager Job 2019

By | March 27, 2019

Summit: Depot Manager Job 2019

Job Category: Oil & Gas

Our client, a distributor of commercial gas is looking to recruit a Depot Manager based in their plant along Southern Bypass, Dagorreti Road. The ideal candidate must have experience working in working with in a similar position in oil/Gas industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan for stock availability.
  • Coordinate stores operations.
  • Inspect store hygiene and cleanliness.
  • Report on stocks and transport.
  • Maintain the attendance register for depot staff.
  • The incumbent is expected to provide measurable input to the depot business strategy.
  • Modifying systems, practices and approaches while also influencing working methods.
  • Ensures a cost-efficient operation in excess of current best practices
  • Provides the leadership and direction for the depot operations.
  • Liaises closely with shipping companies, trucking companies, port authorities.
  • Liaises closely with vendors, suppliers, external consultants.


  • Bachelors’ Degree in Supply Chain Management, Materials Management or Business-related field.
  • Must have project management skills.
  • Understanding of the transport industry and an ability to relate with the shipping company.
  • Good communication skills with the ability to communicate across the organization.
  • Extensive understanding of modern terminal operations including computer terminal management systems
  • Extensive knowledge of Container Terminals operational practices.
  • Experience in finance-related matters, setting budgets and reporting against financial objectives.
  • Effective negotiation and conflict resolution skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills.

Education: Bachelor’s Degree

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Nairobi City Kenya

Career Level: Mid level

Salary: KES 200,000.00

Deadline: April 25, 2019


Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Please do not apply if you do not meet the requirements of the job.