Mar 21, 2018
Job Advertisement for Country Logistics Manager VSF Germany VSF Germany is an international Non-Governmental Organization, providing humanitarian aid and development assistance to pastoralists and vulnerable communities in areas where livestock is of importance. In the region, VSF Germany implements activities in the Republic of Southern Sudan, Sudan, Kenya, Somalia and Ethiopia. With support in animal health, agriculture, marketing, food safety, drought responses and mitigation, but also developing the capacity of communities and governmental institutions or initiating diversified income sources towards food security and strengthened livelihoods of pastoralist communities. VSF Germany seeks to recruit a qualified Country Logistics Manager to be responsible for ensuring that all Logistics, IT Support, and procurement activities for VSFG Ethiopia are done in accordance with the required standards and procedures. Improving the efficiency and effectiveness of operations and key internal controls within the organization for a minimum period of 1 year with possible extension. This position is based at the country office in Addis Ababa with regular field visits in the different locations. Duties and Responsibilities Ensure that all VSFG logistics tasks are carried out in compliance with the VSFG requirements Provide effective and timely logistics/procurement support to all programmes in relation to supply chain, assets, premises Conduct market surveys to gather & compare information on aterials and applicable pricing. Maintain an updated database of prospective suppliers and regularly update respective price lists. Monitor & appraise Supplier and vendor reliability. Job Requirements Education: Essential degree and specialization in Logistics/ Supply Chain Experience: Essential, working experience of at least Four years in relevant jobs and previous humanitarian experience. Knowledge: ssential computer literacy (word, excel and internet) An interested and qualified candidate who meets the minimum requirement should send the following through firstname.lastname@example.org on or before 30th March 2018. Indicate on the subject the Job Title. Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply Only one page Cover letter for application and updated CV not more than three pages in one document (with at least three professional referees). One page summary table of educational background, work experience, skill and competence DON’T SUBMIT copies of transcripts, academic degrees, or recommendation letter as you will provide them up on request only. Due to the urgency of the position, we shall conduct assessments on an ongoing basis as applications are received. Closing date for receiving applications is 30th March at 16:00hrs. The short listing exercise will start on 2nd April 2018. Only short listed candidates-will be contacted for interviews/written tests.
Veterinaires Sans Frontieres Germany (VSF) Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Full time