Published Wednesday , on 1 March 2017, 10:36:13 by Christophe Hitayezu

Industry: Non-profit/Agriculture

Function: Corporate Operations Management

Employer: One Acre Fund / TUBURA

Commitment: Long term career position

Job Location: Rubengera

Deadline: 12/March/2017

Start date: As soon as possible

Who We Are

One Acre Fund is an agricultural NGO that is innovating a new way of helping farm families to achieve their full potential. In more than five years in Rwanda, we have grown to serve 100,000 farm families with more than 1,000 full-time field staff. We are Rwanda’s fastest growing professional organization. To help manage this growth, we are looking for an “Assistant Transport Manager” to start as soon as possible.

Your Duties and Responsibilities:

Taking overall vehicles coordination (ONE ACRE FUND vehicles, hired taxis),
Arranging transports (drivers)
Managing drivers and conducting driving tests
Controlling and tracking all fuel consumption
Ensuring top controls car safety (safety tools, first aid kits in cars, driver schedules that ensure everyone has proper rest, etc.)
Prepare and submit related payments requests
Work with the Mechanic on what purchases (parts and materials for workshop) and track all purchases with aims of reducing costs on parts and labor over time
Treat everyone, including managers, co-workers, and partners with respect and humility, and maintain open lines of communication
Other duties as determined by your manager

Knowledge and Experience:

At least Secondary school education in Automotive Mechanics bust post-secondary education a plus 3 years working experience in transport; better if he/she worked for a transport company 1-2 years data entry and processing experience (required)
Maintain a valid driver’s license with class B Intermediate skills in excel
Excellent communication in written and spoken English with fluency in Kinyarwanda. French is also preferred.
A strong sense of ethics, honesty, and integrity
Ability to prioritize
Experience managing a large team
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
Willingness and ability to work hard and give extra time when it is needed
Willing to be based in Rubengera with frequent travels around the country
Passionate about serving smallholder farmers

To apply

Please click on this link:

You will be prompted to a form that must be completed. At the end of the form you will have the opportunity to write a motivational letter and upload your CV. We are offering a world class professional and international environment that focuses on your career development and are looking forward to receiving your application.

Please Note: One Acre Fund will never ask you for money in return for advancement in the recruitment process or for being offered a position. If you are being approached by someone demanding money, please do not hesitate to report this to the Tubura HR Hotline: 0785443574 (Please do not use this number for any purpose other than reporting fraud attempts).