Drivers


 

THE ORGANIZATION

Goods for Good is a nimble, innovative organization taking a unique approach to alleviating childhood vulnerability. Founded in 2006, our mission is to uplift Malawi’s children by building businesses and by enabling investment in children’s care. In Malawi, yamba means begin, and this is Goods for Good’s focus: brighter beginnings for children, and lasting change for their communities. Our unique combination of social services, one-on-one coaching, and business development ensures every child has food, education, and care today—all while establishing economic systems and safety nets that build brighter tomorrows. Since our founding, Goods for Good has launched 10 community businesses, 40 household businesses, and impacted the lives of over 100,000 children.

Goods for Good is a 501(c)(3) organization with offices in Brooklyn, NY and Lilongwe, Malawi.

Goods for Good is seeking experienced professionals to contribute their high level of expertise to the organization and its programs through the following positions:

 

Position: Driver

Location: Lilongwe, Malawi

Job Category: Full-time

Period: 3 years Contract 

Reports to: Program Administrator

Language(s): English, Chichewa

 

THE POSITION

The driver is responsible for ensuring the delivery of all Program activities ensuring smooth logistics for staff, partners and property. Specific duties and responsibilities are:

  • Driving and carrying out assignments and tasks as directed by the supervisor
  • Ensure that the assigned vehicle is tidy and road worthy
  • Providing travel and journey information to assigned personnel
  • Providing vehicle fuel utilization and maintenance report
  • Meet senior official personnel and visitors at the airport and may assist with basic Visa and customs formalities and arrangements when required
  • Ensure that vehicles are kept in good running condition at all times through addressing minor repairs, making arrangements for major repairs and car washing
  • Ensure availability of all the required documents including vehicle registration, vehicle insurance and vehicle logs

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Possession of a full Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE)
  • Possession of Clean and valid driving license
  • Attended and successfully completed defensive driving courses (include certificates)
  • Five years working experience in a busy organization

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Applications from qualified candidates, including a CV and a cover letter that justifies the relevance of the candidate's’ background and experience to the position should be sent to:

Email: malawi.jobs@goodsforgood.org

no later than Friday, June 22,2018. Please specify in the email subject line the position being applied for: Driver. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. No phone calls please.


Comment on advertised Job

Sade R.

13th of June, 2018 2:23:44 pm


Location: Lilongwe

Employment Type: Full-time

Salary: N/A

Job deadline: 22nd June, 2018

Company: Goods for Good

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