Riara School Jobs in Kenya : Estate Manager


The Riara Group of Schools is a brand that has been in existence for four decades and is a leading institution in the education industry.
We are inspired and motivated by the Riara philosophy of quality education to bridge higher education and the dynamism of the labour market.
We are looking for suitable candidates to fill the following positions.
Estate Manager Job Main duties in Kenya
• Ensure that all RGS facilities, buildings and compound are maintained at the highest standards
• Manage all cleaning, maintenance, repair and construction works.
• Maintain a comprehensive maintenance and repair schedule
• Manage all gardening and landscaping, to ensure that the school compound is clean, lawns and flower gardens are well kept
• Keep an updated inventory of the company buildings, furniture, equipment and other related assets.
• Carry out a monthly audit of facilities and give recommendations to the management should there be need for major enhancement of the facilities.
• Co-ordinate the logistics and administrative aspects of various school events in terms of venue arrangements, liaising with the Heads of Schools.
• Responsible for issuing maintenance supplies/materials stores and issuing to the users in a timely manner. In charge of the maintenance material stores and workshop and such stocks being used for maintenance, repairs and work in progress.
• Provide leadership to the Estates Department Team members
• Prepare monthly management reports
Qualifications Knowledge and Experience for Estate Manager Kenyan Jobs
• Bachelor degree in Business Administration or Minimum of a Diploma in Business Administration or its equivalent.
• Minimum 6 years’ experience 3 of which must be in middle level management.
• Excellent communication, organization, leadership and multi-tasking skills.
• Proficient in standard office software applications
• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines,
• Must be of high personal integrity and ethics.
• Must have accuracy and keen attention to detail
• Proactive and self-motivated
• A team player with the ability to establish understanding and rapport with colleagues across the entire organisation.
How to Apply
Qualified candidates to send a copy of their CV including current and expected remuneration and contact details of 3 referees to recruitment@riaraschools.ac.ke by close of business on Friday 23, October 2015.