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Jobs in Kenya – How localization is taking over

 

 

Kenya’s national long-term development blueprint is aiming to transform Kenya into an industrializing, middle-income country providing a high quality of life to all its citizens by 2030. There are on-going construction and plans for public SEZs in Athi River, Naivasha, Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu and Lamu.

 

2018 is expected to produce numerous opportunities for job seekers and professionals. Finding a good opportunity is more competitive than ever. Trends like localization, employers being cost conscious, having specific job descriptions are changing the employment landscape, and impacting what skills and experience are most in demand.

 

Companies in Kenya are localizing. With the Paradigm shift in education levels, most of the multinationals and regional players want to hire more local talent to boost the economic level of the country. Going a step further, big multinationals are opening their doors to local talent from Kenya for their worldwide business.

 

We are hiring locals for Production, Finance & Accounts, Mechanical, and Marketing and Sales roles with a leading building material group, and also for plastics and chemical industries.   Interactions with local candidates is always a good experience as they are easily available, are very clear about their career goals, are easy to communicate with, time-bound and reply promptly to our queries. They are very humble, cooperative and of helping nature as they grow themselves as well others by giving reference of other suitable candidates.

 

There is good potential for recruitment in fields like Construction, Telecom, Insurance, Building Materials, and Hospitality etc. in the endeavor to redevelop the country in terms of economic strength and a better lifestyle.

 

We are currently working with Industries like Manufacturing (Steel. Building Materials, Plastics, Sugar etc.), Construction and Telecom. Recently we recruited, middle-level executives for production, Maintenance, IT, Marketing, Security, Accounts & Finance. Some C Level roles are also on the verge of finalization.

 

Do you have the right skills you need to land your dream job this year? Check out latest jobs in Kenya with us on http://www.datum-recruitment.com/

 

 

 

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Datum Recruitment Services provides specialist recruitment services to international clients for local and expat recruitment.

 

We endeavor to provide real value in the executive search process. We concentrate on saving you time, maintaining productivity, minimizing frustration as well as being cost-effective.

 

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Apply for challenging jobs in Africa with Datum Recruitment Services announces. Take a look

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We are currently looking to fill positions for clients in Africa. If you are interested or can recommend someone else, please let us know!

 

Job Title: Head of technical department / Field Service engineer for office and PSG Xerox equipment, Ghana

Company Brief: Our client is an office automation company; they are basically representing companies like Xerox, canon, hp etc. and creating jobs in Africa.

Designation: Head of technical department/ Field Service engineer

Location:  Ghana

Brief Profile:   The desired candidate will: Maximize equipment up-time through timely response and effective and efficient repair with selective customer training to ensure high levels of customer satisfaction. They will have high School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent a minimum, Electronics or Computer Associates Degree preferred.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa  Reference Code: REQ-1938

 

Job Title: General Manager (Operations), vertically integrated textile mill, Kenya

Company Brief: Our client is an investment holding company active in investment, merchant banking, trading and manufacturing activities in Kenya. Their textile and apparel arms are heavily invested in the full value chain from fibre to fashion in both synthetics and cotton.  They are looking for talented and skilled professionals interested in exciting  jobs in Africa

Designation: General Manager (Operations), vertically integrated textile mill, Kenya

Location: Kenya

Brief Profile: To oversee the operations of a small vertically integrated textile mill manufacturing dyed PV yarns and PV suitings to include dyeing and finishing. Basically, the profile is to manage a fully vertically integrated textile mill.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa  REQ-1937

 

Job Title: Country Head, Kenya, Uganda

Company Brief: Our esteemed client is a Plastics and Packaging manufacturer providing various injection moulded packaging products and PET products. They are hiring skilled workers for vacancies in Africa.

Designation:  Country Head Location: Kenya, Uganda

Brief Profile: The desired candidate will have Overall P&L Responsibility of the Business Unit – be aware of company financial performance, budgeting and forecasting of revenue, expenses, cash flow, inventory, debtors.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa  Reference Code:  REQ-1936

 

Job Title: Plant Accountant, Location: Kenya

Company Brief: Our client is a manufacturer/producer and supplier of Reinforcement bars (rebars) Angle Irons, Flat Irons, Round Bars and U-Channels to the African market.  As a result they have a wide range of job and career opportunities in Africa .

Designation: Plant Accountant

Location: Kenya

Brief Profile: The desired candidate will have B.Com/M.Com/any other accounting degree and must have hands on accounting experience in a manufacturing environment.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa    Reference Code: REQ-1935

 

Jobs in India

 

Job Title: Bird Trainer, Mumbai

Company Brief: Our client is a pioneer in leisure and entertainment and the holding company of well-known and the largest amusement parks in India. They are part of a large and diverse group with presence in various sectors.

Designation: Bird Trainer

Location: Mumbai

Brief Profile:  The job profile: Training assigned birds for formal and informal programs, enrichment, etc. for events, Assist in training volunteers, interns and staff with handling education birds to company standards etc.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa    Reference Code: REQ-1924

Hi! Datum Recruitment Services announces growth opportunities in Africa!!

Hi Everyone,

 

We are currently looking to fill positions for clients in Africa. If you are interested or can recommend someone else, please let us know!

 

Job Title: Financial Controller, Kenya

Company Brief: Our respected client is a leading private business group in East and Central Africa. They have interests in consumer goods, manufacturing, agro-processing and management services in Sub Saharan Africa and create thousands of vacancies in Africa.

Designation: Financial Controller

Location: Kenya

Brief Profile:  The candidate will lead the role in the preparation, reconciliation, presentation and distribution of monthly management accounts, monthly forecasts and quarterly and annual budgets and be responsible for the analysis of the P&L, Cash Flow and Balance Sheet variances to budgets and forecasts. They must be ACCA/CPA with Excellent communication and presentation skills.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa REQ 1084

 

Job Title: Mill Manager (Integrated Textile Unit), Location: Thika (Kenya)

Company Brief: Our esteemed client are a leading manufacturer of fabrics and textiles in Kenya. They are committed to quality products and customer service using state of the art machinery and a skilled workforce and are creating challenging jobs in Africa.

Designation: Mill Manager (Integrated Textile Unit),

Location: Thika (Kenya)

Brief Profile: The candidate will co-ordinate operation of the entire integrated textile plant in a safe, efficient and reliable manner. They will have 15-18 years Hands on Operations experience in Integrated Textile Mills and have excellent leadership with administration capabilities.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa   REQ-1209

 

Job Title: Key Accounts Manager (EA),  HVAC Co, Kenya

Company Brief: Our esteemed client is a diversified MNC manufacturing industrial products with market-leading brands & serving customers in global commercial, industrial and residential markets. They are expanding and hiring skilled professionals looking for attractive careers in Africa.

Designation: Key Accounts Manager (EA)

Location: Kenya

Brief Profile: The desired candidate will be Key Account Manager individually responsible for part or the entire portfolio in a region under the supervision of the Distribution Sales Leader. They will be in charge of Sales, Direct Sales, Channel Management, Distribution Management, Key Account Management for Chillers, Unitary AC Systems, Chiller Servicing, Part sales & controls in East Africa i.e Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa   REQ-1211

 

Job Title: Sales Manager, Kenya

Company Brief: Our respected client is a leading private business group in East and Central Africa. They have interests in consumer goods, manufacturing, agro-processing and management services in Sub Saharan Africa and create thousands of vacancies in Africa.

Designation: Sales Manager

Location: Kenya

Brief Profile: The desired candidate will be in charge of Sales & Marketing profile. They will have experience of   5+ years + in the Sales and Marketing function in any reputed organisation in the industrial sector.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa  REQ-1134

 

Jobs out of Africa

 

Job Title:  Production Manager, Mumbai

Company Brief: Our renowned client is a leading manufacturer of roofing products in India.   They offer a comprehensive range of roofing and allied building products.

Designation: GM – Projects

Location: Mumbai

Brief Profile: The candidate will be responsible to manage overall operations & administration of Roofing division. They will have Experience in Roll forming operations or Pre Engineered Building (PEB) industry and team management.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa REQ 1154

 

 

Jobs in Africa – High Potential Careers with Datum Recruitment Services

We are currently looking to fill Jobs in Africa.  If you are interested or can recommend someone else, please let us know! For all Jobs in Africa, visit http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa/

 

Job Title: Office Manager, Kenya

Company Brief: Our esteemed client is a market leader in supplying commercial and residential building glass and glass services to Nairobi, Kenya, and the greater East African region. They are an excellent organisation to build careers in Africa.

Designation: Office Manager

Location: Kenya

Brief Profile: The ideal candidate will graduate with 10 to 20 years’ experience preferably in Manufacturing industry and Sales & Marketing exposure. They will organise and supervise all of the administrative activities that facilitate the smooth running of an office.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/office-manager/699

 

Job Title: Plant Engineer, Textile sector, Nakuru (Kenya)

Company Brief: Our esteemed client is a medium sized diversified group into bakery, textiles, floriculture and banking. They have their presence in Kenya with customer base spread mainly in East Africa. They are a professionally managed group with a team size of around 400 people. They strive to expand and hence offer excellent careers in Africa.

Designation: Plant Engineer

Location: Nakuru (Kenya)

Brief job profile: The candidate will have a Degree/Diploma in Electrical / Mechanical Engineering with 5-10 year experience in Textile industry. They will manage the spinning weaving and processing departments and other utilities.

For more details Check: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/plant-engineer-kenya/411/13

 

Job Title:  General Manager, A Frozen food co, West Africa

Company Brief: Our esteemed client is a Nigerian multinational company. It is into manufacturing of building materials such as roofing sheets, frozen fish trading, food processing and services like clearing, logistics, renting cold room and warehouses. Their multi business operations have scope for many jobs in Africa.

Designation: General Manager

• Location: Nigeria

• Brief job profile: The ideal candidate will have a degree in food production with strong production and sales & marketing background with experience in an IQF company and experience in export to EU/ USA/ South America highly desirable. They will be in charge of production planning, inventory and stock control, supply chain management, brand building, cost control, man management, and entire P & L independently.

For more details Checkhttp://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/general-manager-a-frozen-food-co-west-africa/712

 

Job Title: Production Manager, Kenya

Company Brief: The Company is in the Industrial packaging business and works in extrusion, printing, lamination, pouch making and bag making and are creating manufacturing Jobs in Africa.

Designation: Production Manager

Location: Kenya

Brief Profile: The ideal candidate will be an Electrical Engineer with mechanical knowledge, should have min 6 to 10 years of experience in packaging industry, production of multi-layer film extrusion and flexible packaging.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/production-manager-kenya/694

 

Jobs out of Africa

 

Job Title:  Plant Manager – Corrugated Carton, Lae (Papua New Guinea)

Company Brief: Our client is a leading manufacturer of corrugated cartons, furniture & furnishings, plastics & a wide range of other traded products in Papua New Guinea.

Designation: Plant Manager

Location: Lae (Papua New Guinea)

Brief Profile: The ideal candidate would have Mechanical / Electrical qualification with 5 years in similar position in production environment with fully automated board lines / printers and supplying to blue chip customer base. They will have overall responsibility for the corrugated carton manufacturing operation of the group; Maintenance, Production planning, man management, training, inventory and safety measures.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/plant-manager–corrugated-carton/715

 

 

 

 

Job of the Day – Assistant Manager-Mechanical, Textile Sector, Kenya

Company Brief: Our Client is an African textile manufacturer, based in Kenya, East Africa from 1979. They are a modern, professional organisation and an industry leader in the region. They believe in continuous improvement and innovation and are always recruiting for Jobs in Africa.

Designation: Assistant Manager-Mechanical

Location: Kenya

Brief Profile: The desired candidate will have a Degree/Diploma – Mechanical Engineering and 5 – 10 years of experience towards Mechanical Maintenance of machines and utilities. Their role will be to look after maintenance activities of all the machineries and utility equipment to ensure efficiency and production, man power training, Preparation of annual budget, Inventory management, and maintenance/breakdown reports.

For more details please visit http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/assistant-manager-mechanical-kenya/614

Datum Recruitment Services announces Challenging Technical jobs in Africa

We are currently looking to fill Challenging Technical Jobs in Africa. If you are interested or can recommend someone else, please let us know! For all Jobs in Africa, visit http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa/

 

Job Title: Electronics Engineer – Steel Tube Mill, Angola

Company Brief: Our respected client is a major supplier of steel products in the Kenyan market. The Group has earned an enviable and reputable position in terms of quality, cost-effectiveness and customer service over a period of time and is creating excellent vacancies in Africa.

Designation: Electronics Engineer – Steel Tube Mill

Location: Angola

Brief Profile: The desired candidate should be a Graduate Electronics/Electrical Engineer with 5-8 years of experience in Steel Tube Plant preferably Portuguese speaking. They will handle Overall maintenance and  Trouble shooting of Steel Tube Plant – PLC’s, AC/DC Drives, transformer, motors, mahcines etc to ensure maximum efficiency . They will also handle  Installation, erecting / commissioning of equipment,  man power planning and control, reports and stock control.

For more detail please visithttp://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/electronics-engineer–steel-tube-mill-angola/620

 

Job Title: Assistant Manager-Electrical, Kenya

Company Brief: Our Client is an African textile manufacturer, based in Kenya, East Africa from 1979.  They are a modern, professional organisation and an industry leader in the region. They believe in continuous improvement and innovation and are always recruiting for Jobs in Africa.

Designation: Assistant Manager-Electrical

Location: Kenya

Brief Profile: The ideal candidate will have a Degree/Diploma in Electrical Engineering with 5 – 10 years of experience towards Electrical Maintenance of machines and utilities. They will look after overall Electrical maintenance activities of the textile plant. Planning and implementing maitainace projects, analysis of energy saving opportunity and execution of the energy saving projects, team handling, replacement of equipment where necessary and timely completion of electrical projects

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/assistant-manager-electrical-kenya/615

 

Job Title: Assistant Manager-Mechanical, Textile Sector, Kenya

Company Brief: Our Client is an African textile manufacturer, based in Kenya, East Africa from 1979. They are a modern, professional organisation and an industry leader in the region. They believe in continuous improvement and innovation and are always recruiting for Jobs in Africa.

Designation: Assistant Manager-Mechanical

Location: Kenya

Brief Profile: The desired candidate will have a Degree/Diploma – Mechanical Engineering and 5 – 10 years of experience towards Mechanical Maintenance of machines and utilities. Their role will be to look after maintenance activities of all the machineries and utility equipment to ensure efficiency and production, man power training, Preparation of annual budget, Inventory management, and maintenance/breakdown reports.

For more details please visit http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/assistant-manager-mechanical-kenya/614

 

 

Job of the Day – Assistant Manager-Electrical, Kenya

Company Brief: Our Client is an African textile manufacturer, based in Kenya, East Africa from 1979. They are a modern, professional organisation and an industry leader in the region.They believe in continuous improvement and innovation and are always recruiting for Jobs in Africa.
Designation: Assistant Manager-Electrical
Location: Kenya
Brief Profile: The ideal candidate will have a Degree/Diploma in Electrical Engineering with 5 – 10 years of experience towards Electrical Maintenance of machines and utilities. They will look after overall Electrical maintenance activities of the textile plant. Planning and implementing maintenance projects , analysis of energy saving opportunity and execution of the energy saving projects, team handling, replacement of equipment where necessary and timely completion of electrical projects
For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/assistant-manager-electrical-kenya/615

Job of the Day – Assistant Manager-Mechanical, Textile Sector, Kenya

Company Brief: Our Client is an African textile manufacturer, based in Kenya, East Africa from 1979. They are a modern, professional organisation and an industry leader in the region.They believe in continuous improvement and innovation and are always recruiting for Jobs in Africa.
Designation: Assistant Manager-Mechanical
Location: Kenya
Brief Profile: The desired candidate will have a Degree/Diploma – Mechanical Engineering and 5 – 10 years of experience towards Mechanical Maintenance of machines and utilities. Their role will be to look after maintenance activities of all the machineries and utility equipments to ensure efficiency and production, man power training, Preparation of annual budget, Inventory management, maintenance/breakdown reports.
For more details please visit http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/assistant-manager-mechanical-kenya/614

Datum Recruitment Services announces exciting Jobs in Africa for Senior Management Professionals

Hi Everyone,

 

We are currently looking to fill various vacancies in Africa for Senior Management. If you are interested or can recommend someone else, please let us know! For all vacancies in Africa, visit http://www.datum-recruitment.com/jobs-in-africa

 

Job Title: General Manager – Garments, Ndola (Zambia)

 

Company Brief: Our client is Zambia’s leading manufacturers of all types of Protective Wear, Industrial Uniforms and Corporate Wear. They supply a full range of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and other safety items as well, providing careers in Africa.

Designation: General Manager – Garments

Location: Ndola (Zambia)

Brief Profile: The candidate will take Overall accountability of business including unit operations, sales & marketing and commercial activities, man management, administrative activities, etc.

For more details please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/general-manager-garments-zambia/329

 

Job Title – Chief Operating Officer/ COO, steel and roofing solutions provider, Angola

 

Company Brief: Our renowned client is a leading manufacturer of flat and long steel products in various countries in Eastern, Western and Central Africa.  They offer a comprehensive range of roofing and allied building products and excellent jobs in Africa.

Designation: Chief Operating Officer/ COO

Location: Angola

Brief job profile:  The required candidate should be experienced in business development and in handling profit centres. They will be responsible for developing and implementing revenue growth strategies and marketing strategies in Angola; they will oversee day to day operations of the company including sales & marketing, procurement and inventory. They will be in charge of staff management, training and implementation of quality management systems

For more details Check: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/chief-operating-officer-coo-angola/409

 

Job Title: Chief Executive Officer/CEO, Textile sector, Kenya

 

Company Brief: Our esteemed client is a medium sized diversified group into bakery, textiles, floriculture and banking. They have their presence in Kenya with customer base spread mainly in East Africa. They are a professionally managed group with a team size of around 400 people. They strive to expand and hence have excellent jobs in Africa.

Designation: Chief Executive Officer/CEO

Location: Kenya

•Brief job profile: The candidate will be a graduate with 15 years of relevant work experience in the textile industry with full value chain i.e. spinning, fabric and apparel manufacture. They will be reporting to the Board of Directors, will lead and direct the organisation, execute company strategies to meet objectives, motivate staff for better work output, promote a culture of compliance with regulations, statutory requirements, good corporate governance principles and best practices in the Company.

For more details Check: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/chief-executive-officer-ceo-kenya/436

 

Job Title: Works Director/ Project Director/ Construction Director, Angola

 

Company Brief: Our respected client is a leading Angolan construction company and is a pioneer in the field. Their large client database and high quality standards mean they are always on the lookout for top professionals for vacancies in Africa with them.

Designation: Works Director/ Project Director/ Construction Director

Location: Angola

Brief job profile: The ideal candidate will be a Masters in Construction Management with mandatory PORTUGUESE language skills with good interpersonal relations skills. They will study, manage projects and be in charge of inspection, budgeting, co-ordination of various activities and contractors, supervise equipment installation, maintain ace and repair of existing construction.

For more detail please visit: http://www.datum-recruitment.com/africa-jobs/works-director-project-director-construction-director-angola-/514