Market Force – Logistics Analyst.

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MarketForce is a fast-growing African tech startup headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya. We are building the operating system for retail distribution in Africa. Powered by technology and driven by heart, our mission is to drive Africa forward by creating economic empowerment for everyone along the retail supply chain.

Our B2B marketplace, RejaReja, enables corner shops to source, order and pay for inventory at any time via interactive SMS and mobile app, and get it delivered directly to their store within hours. We empower retailers further by providing them with tools to act as a one-stop shop for popular digital financial services like buying airtime, paying their water & electricity bill and accessing banking & insurance services.

The impact you will make

In this role, you will support the management and delivery of all distribution-related financial and service level KPI’s through the development and execution of a robust operational framework that supports the overall delivery of Marketforce’s current and future growth plans. Oversee delivery excellence processes and product delivery by tracking and reviewing Daily Manifest List (DML), shipment status, and delivery route activity

Role Responsibilities

  • Collects, interprets, and analyzes various types of logistics data including availability of product, reliability of transport and delivery, and other data related to product supply chain management, sourcing, and distribution from various regional hubs and 3PL companies
  • Maintains database(s) of logistics information from FA’s , FO’s , FCO’s and RFM’s
  • Tracks delivery flow from origin to delivery via web-based logistics systems and other appropriate methods of monitoring inventory and shipment vehicles.
  • Reviews logistics processes and procedures; identifies, recommends, and implements improvements to maximize delivery efficiency while minimizing costs.
  • Reviews and analyzes transportation costs, inventory issues such as milk runs, on demand sourcing, and other fulfillment metrics.
  • Uses analytic methods and tools to understand, predict, and/or control logistics operations and processes.
  • Support team on any internal projects to further develop the analytics practice including implementation of analytical tools, techniques, processes, and frameworks

Skills, experience and specifications for this role

  • Ideally a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent, ideally in relevant field (Supply Chain Management business information systems, computer science, economics, statistics )
  • 2-3 years’ Data Analysis experience – open to industry and background
  • Quantitatively savvy with ability to interpret data to draw conclusions
  • Strong experience of PowerBI, SQL and Excel (creating queries, data extraction and data analysis)
  • Result-oriented with the ability to work within strict time constraints while balancing multiple projects
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact at all levels of the organization
  • The ability to query and analyse complex data sets to develop actionable insights that enable the optimization of Logistics

What extra or special skill would be a plus for the role?

  • Knowledge of shipping and distribution channels

Does this sound like you or someone you might know? We’d be happy to have you on our team!




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