Job Vacancy – Administrative Assistant

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August 6, 2018 | No Comments


Moko Home + Living is looking to hire an Administrative Assistant. Moko Home + Living is a growing company bursting with innovation, creativity, and passion. Our customers dream of a better night’s sleep, a welcoming place to host their guests, a fun and safe place for their children to play. But they tell us this isn’t easy – they have to settle for low-quality furnishings or break the bank. Join us in building the products, the brand and the network to put quality living within everyone’s reach. Here’s what our team has accomplished in the few years since our founding:

Reached over 100,000 Kenyan homes with our products
• Attracted global investment to continue fuelling our growth and vision
• Supported the growth of over 200 small furniture businesses across the country
• Grown from a start-up to a mid-sized company


Our administrative team keeps Moko’s office running smoothly so that we can deliver on our customer’s dreams. From supporting the hiring of new team members to tracking and processing orders, Administrative Assistants run the processes that drive our day to day business. You’ll work closely with members of our management team, making this a great development opportunity for anyone early in their administration, HR or accounting career.


Administrative Assistants can take on a wide range of responsibilities, we tailor responsibilities to a team member’s specific skills – here are some common examples:

Find and support talent
• Work with the management of our talent team to introduce job applicants to the delight of working with Moko, while assessing them against the criteria of a particular position
• Support our employees with the on-time processing of advances, employment contracts, and anything else they need to work happily and productively

Lay the foundation of accurate, timely accounts
• Take responsibility for processing transactions quickly and properly – getting our suppliers paid, our customers’ accounts credited and keeping our records in order
• Post accurate entries in our accounting system, and cross-check critical accounting data
• Ensure all accounting records are kept properly, in a compliant way and up-to-date

Delight customers with top-notch order processing
• Check orders against inventory and accounting records, preparing all that’s needed for dispatch to our customers
• Ensure our customers receive accurate order fulfillment, delivered on-time
• Track and analyze order data to help us improve our fulfillment operations


Moko invests in building the capacity and skills within our team. Your manager will invest significant time in your career development. We provide constant, actionable feedback delivered through mentorship from the management team. Because of our rapid growth, we constantly have new roles opening up and opportunities in many functions. This results in fast career growth for those who are ready to take up the challenge.


You have training and experience in administration, HR and/or accounting.
• You enjoy working on multiple diverse projects and tasks simultaneously.
• You thrive when you are able to take initiative, you can plan and organize your work around specific goals.
• You have the skills to implement administrative processes within a team, and value the structure and predictability they bring.
• You can troubleshoot problems and offer ideas about possible solutions.


Click here to apply for the job. If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through. If you apply and don’t meet these minimum qualifications, we will not be able to move forward with your application.

Deadline for receiving applications: Monday, 10 September 2018



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