Zambian Financial Sector Deepening Ltd (FSD Zambia)
Posted Job
6 months ago

Logistician/Driver

Zambian Financial Sector Deepening Ltd (FSD Zambia) is a Zambian organisation working closely with key players throughout the economy to ensure that all Zambians are financially healthy, particularly the most excluded and underserved. We help rural families, women, youth, low-income people, and other households in Zambia to understand and access a wide range of sustainable, comparable and affordable financial services. To expand financial inclusion, we collaborate with both public and private sector institutions to make financial markets work better. FSD Zambia enhances trust between clients and suppliers of financial services by helping to bring people together, cultivate understanding, stimulate innovation, and lower costs. In this way, all women, men, girls and boys can learn about, choose, and use a wide range of financial services that have the most positive impact on their lives. FSD Zambia enjoys the active support of financing partners UK Aid, SIDA, Rural Finance Expansion Programme (RUFEP) and Comic Relief/Jersey Overseas Aid.

About the Job

The objective of this role is to primarily provide motor vehicle driving duties and logistics support to the FSD Zambia Operations and Programmes. The Logistician/ Driver will also manage and support overall administrative tasks as required. This position reports to the Operations Officer.

Desired candidate

  • A highly motivated individual who can work with minimal supervision, adhering to deadlines and used to meeting targets.
  • IT literate with proficiency in MS Word and MS Excel
  • Able to produce consistently quality written outputs, demonstrating attention to detail and understanding.
  • Able to work with flexibility, efficiency, enthusiasm, and diplomacy both individually and as part of a team effort.
  • Team engagement is critical, so we look for this.
  • Comfortable with teamwork, innovation, and change to adapt to the needs and flows of the organisational requirements.
  • A team player with excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with people of varied backgrounds or inter-disciplinary teams, that is, national and international experts.
  • Able to thrive when working under pressure and with flexible working hours as well as be ready to travel on urgent out of town trips.
  • Excellent knowledge of and work experience in Lusaka as well as all other parts of the country.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must have a full clean grade 12 certificate with a minimum of six (6) core subjects passed.
  • A Certificate and or Diploma in Mechanics, Electronics or equivalent
  • A clean and valid Zambian Drivers Licence. Public Service Vehicle (PSV) licences will be an added advantage
  • At least five (5) years’ work experience of which three (3) years should have been in a related role to driving and logistical support from a reputable organisation.
  • FSD Zambia is an equal opportunity employer. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination due to disability, ethnicity, race, religion, or gender.
  • We strongly encourage people with disabilities who have the relevant skills and experience to apply.

Method of Application

For the detailed job description, visit our website or send an email request: Candidates are invited to submit a one-page cover letter indicating current and expected remuneration, together with a maximum three-page CV.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Apply online
http://www.fsdzambia.org
Email applications to
recruitment@fsdzambia.org

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