Transport Manager Job Vacancy at British Embassy, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Transport Manager

The British Embassy is inviting applications from the eligible candidates for the post of ‘Transport Manager’ Job vacancy at its office located in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It’s a full-time job opportunity open to everyone so, interested candidates check their eligibility below and Apply to the vacancy.

Salary: ETB 20,298.71

Job Post: Transport Manager

Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Organization: British Embassy, Addis Ababa

Last date to Apply: 24 September 2020

2nd November 2020

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Job Summary

To oversee the day-to-day running of the British Embassy transport section, providing a quality and efficient service to staff and stakeholders in compliance with British government policies / procedures.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Plan, organise and direct the administration of the British Embassy transport requirements, staff duty rosters including vehicle fleet management and deployment.
  • Implement and monitor the delivery of the Embassy transport policy.
  • Prepare and monitor annual/quarterly budgets for the transport team, prudently managing, authorising, recording and regularly reporting on all expenditure
  • Ensure effective and efficient management of all resources; vehicle replacements, servicing, spares and fuel stocks.
  • Manage and supervise a Deputy Transport Manager and a pool of 14 embassy drivers.
  • Close supervision of the official pool of vehicles, ensuring valid documentation, proper maintenance, driver competence and adherence to health, safety and security regulations.
  • Central point of contact for liaising and communicating with various customers, internal and external partners on all transport related matters.
  • Negotiation with commercial partners (dealers, garages, insurance agents, fuel suppliers) to ensure VFM for HMG on all transport related purchases and contracts
  • Plan and co-ordinate logistical arrangements for VIP visits and up-country journeys

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Resources managed (staff and expenditure)

    • Deputy Transport Manager and 14 Pool Drivers
    • 1 armoured vehicle, 50 soft skinned vehicles, diesel fuel and vehicle spare parts stocks.
    • Management of £140k operational running cost budget

  • 3+ years of experience in Transport or Logistics management roles
  • Experience of managing a large team to deliver a quality service in a high pressure environment
  • Fluent in English and Amharic
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Budgeting and Financial management experience
  • Must hold a valid 3rd grade / equivalent driving license

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