logistics Officer

Our Client is located in the Export Processing Zone (EPZ) in Athi River . They process whole beans, ground and capsule coffee. They are looking for a reliable Logistics Officer to be responsible for customs clearance for trucks and containers.

Position:Logistics Officer.

Location : Athi River.

Duties and Responsibilities.

  • Clearance process and release of vehicles from the clearing agent once cleared.
  • Direct, optimize and coordinate full order cycle
  • Processing (creation, arrival and clearance) of containers on Automate on arrival in Kenya and maintains proper records of all import documentation and freight details of units.
  • Prepare accurate and timely customer documentation in accordance with the set company processes and procedures Government regulation standards.
  • Ensure all correct fees and taxes are paid to the correct authorities .
  • Adherence to internal and external policies and procedures as well as all statutory requirements and communicate any changes to management when changes take place.
  • Prepare accurate and timely logistical evaluation reports, operational reports and supplier
  • Liaise and negotiate with suppliers, retailers and consumers in scope
  • Keep track of quality, quantity, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs and efficiency
  • Resolve any arising problems or complaints to enhance customer experience
  • Meet cost, productivity, accuracy, and timeliness targets
  • Preparing and submitting timely and accurate reports on periods/schedule advised
  • Provide a performance statement to justify your experience, skills and competencies developed over the years, with focus to most outstanding ones.


  • Proven working experience as a Logistics Officer.
  • Must have knowledge of customs rules and laws for imports and exports.
  • At least 2 years experience in the customs clearance of trucks and containers.
  • Proficient in standard logistics software
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organisational skills
  • Ability to work independently and handle multiple projects
  • BS in Business Administration, Logistics or Supply ChainQualifications
  • Excellent communication skills to overseas and customers
  •  Ambitious & self-driven
  • Strong analytical skills

How to ApplyIf you are up to the challenge, please send your CV only quoting the job title logistics Officer to  jobs@employd.co.ke


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