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Driver- CIMMYT Urgently Required!
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Driver- CIMMYT Urgently Required!


  Posted8 Aug 2023  Closing date11 Aug 2023

CIMMYT is looking for a:


Give support in driving/transport services, fleet management, performs general administration duties.

Summary of responsibilities

Transport Service

  • Provide driving services for official travel of CIMMYT staff, visitors and students as per the requests received by the Fleet Management Unit.
  • Airport transfers for staff, visitors, and students.
  • Handling of office errands to various destinations e.g., visas processing, vehicle registration and de registration, procurement, etc.).

Fleet Management.

  • Assist in issuing vehicles to staff as directed by the supervisor.
  • Daily checking on vehicle status.
  • Assist in day-to-day maintenance of the fleet of vehicles as well as dropping and Picking CIMMYT vehicles to and from various garages.
  • Perform minor repairs and overall maintenance of CIMMYT vehicles.
  • Updating vehicle milage in the vehicle record regularly.
  • Support staff on vehicle issues.
  • Regularly share vehicle status with the supervisor.
  • Assist in registration of new vehicles with UNON and application of fuel stickers.
  • As directed, ensure vehicle fleet service, inspections, registration, and insurance are updated.


  • Completed O’Level education.
  • 3 to 5 years – Logistics management experience in a large NGO
  • Training in defensive driving is an added advantage.
  • Equivalent Driver’s training with a valid driver’s license

Personal attributes and competencies

  • Fluency in English (reading, writing, and speaking) is required.
  • Well conversant with vehicle mechanics, dynamics, and parts.
  • Efficient communicational and personal skills
  • Computer literate – Intermediate knowledge and skill to be able to use computers.
  • Logistics management of fleet of more than 40 vehicles an added advantage.

Terms and conditions

  • This is a Locally Recruited Staff (LRS) position and on competitive remuneration in local currency, commensurate with skills and experience.
  • The appointment will be for a period of two (2) years, inclusive of a six-month probationary period, with the possibility of extension contingent upon performance, continued relevance of the position and available resources.
  • The duty station will be in Nairobi, Kenya.

How to apply

Application process

Go to http://worldagroforestry.org/working-for-icraf/vacancies

  • The application deadline is 11 August 2023.
  • CV and Cover Letter should be in PDF and Labelled with the applicants First and Second Names.
  • We will acknowledge all applications but will only contact short-listed candidates.

CIFOR-ICRAF is an equal opportunity employer. Staff diversity contributes to excellence.

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