Thursday, August 21, 2014

Market Hub Distribution Officers - 2 Posts

Position: Market Hub Distribution Officers - 2 Posts
Location: Arusha and  Mwanza Tanzania

Who we are
Mobisol is a leading German company for prepaid Solar Home Systems (SHS) dedicated to delivering a clean, affordable alternative to fossil fuels for low-income households living without access to reliable energy. Mobisol¡¦s products combine solar energy with innovative mobile technology and microfinance. Mobisol is currently serving over 5,000 customers in Tanzania, Kenya and Rwanda. In the future, Mobisol aspires to scale rapidly in order to reach hundreds of thousands of households within the growing BoP (Bottom of Pyramid) market ¡V thereby stimulating economic and social development in project countries while simultaneously contributing to global environmental protection.

Our largest operations are in Tanzania where Mobisol has established a strong sales base as well as a qualified and highly motivated local team of over 60 employees. Mobisol Ltd has been established in 2013 to foster and expand our operations within the Tanzanian market and accompany our growth in East Africa.

We are looking for a Market Hub Distribution Officers for our Arusha and Mwanza based Market Hubs. The Market Hub (MH) Distribution Officer is part of the Distribution Department in a Regional Hub and subordinate to the Supervisor - Market Hubs and is responsible for the supply of Market Hubs with Mobisol SHSs. This involves but will not be limited to:

Processing of system orders, preparation of necessary documents and coordination of deliveries.
Coordinate and process Market Hub Deliveries, in collaboration with the Market Hub Operators „h Receive and process Market Hub Return Deliveries

Handover of systems :
Preparation for sales through distribution of SHS o Post processing of sold SHS through database

Job requirement

    The applicant should meet the following requirements in regards to qualifications and skills:
    Degree in Procurement & Supply or Logistics Management or a related field in Distribution Management
    Proven strategic and operational experience in previous distribution job roles
    Strong knowledge of Computer Software (especially Excel and database software)
    Proven record of timely and accurate distribution performances for previous Employers
    Desire to develop personally/professionally within a fast growing environment; a hunger for responsibility and opportunity
    Openness to working in a flexible and creative work environment with fast evolving operations
    Passion for delivering distribution services aligned to the Mobisol brand & strategy
    Ability to challenge the business, show sound judgment and personal resilience
    Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    Ability to communicate clearly and succinctly through formal reports, presentations, memorandum and email
    Must be self-motivated, with an ability to balance multiple projects while working under tight deadlines with close attention to detail, accuracy and quality at all times`
     Proven track record in conducting training

How to apply
Please send your CV and cover letter to quoting in the subject line. The closing date for receiving applications is August 31st, 2014. All applicants MUST send their applications to the email address provided above: hand delivered applications will not be accepted.

While we appreciate all responses to our request for applications, please understand that we will only contact short-listed candidates.

Mobisol is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from qualified women and men, without discrimination.

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