Logistician

12 Oct 2016 | 14:11 | 18 Oct 2016 Closed

Samaritan's Purse-Kenya

  • Africa , South Sudan
  • Procurement & Logistics
Negotiable
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Job Description

We are looking for Logistician

Bachelor

Full-Time


To perform this job successfully, an individual must maintain a personal relationship with and be a consistent witness for Jesus Christ, as well as able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/ or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. • Strong crit ical thinking and problem solving ski lls. • Ability to cope with stress and live in basic conditions; flexibility and patience. • Previous experience working with Procurement, Food Assistance and/ or Agricultural programs and/or community-based programming in Africa. • Strong verbal and written_(reporting and email) communication in English. Any leve l of Arabic beneficial. • Ability to network and build relationships with government, civil society, and community partners. • Strong Christian faith and spiritual maturity. • Strong Computer Skills including Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word. Must have the ability to quickly communicate with written detailed explanations via email or instant messaging such as Skype. • Experience with and have a working knowledge of Access or other relational data base systems beneficial


• Carry out all actions with Integrity. • Communicate clearly, consistently and quickly by email, skype and phone. • Design, implement and maintain an effective system of procurement, transportation, and storage of all project and office relief and support materials and commodities. • Act as a focal point for logistical requests from the team, implementing and safegua rding Samaritan's Purse field procurement system. • Develop and implement reliable and appropriate processes for orderly, effective and safe distribution of re lief items in the field, helping to manage the distribution. • Assist the area coordinator with decision making related to fie ld operations. • Provide support in the achievement of the objectives of the program. • Assist in maintenance and improving the project logistic systems, vehicles, radio/ electrical and other equipment. • Manage and maintain the vehicle fleet, ensuring that all the vehicles are properly maintained and used within SP policy. • Ensure logistical success of project goals, including transportation and storage of communities to field locations, collation of waybills and waybill reporting. • Formally report on security and logistical status of project s and field sites to the Area Coordinator as well as the formal briefing of the project team. • Hire and manage national logistics and security staff, if necessary. • Manage strategic relationships with customs clearance, airport authorizes, NGO and military logistical personnel where applicable, merchants and other significant individuals. • Maintain careful records of all compound inventoried items, noting their movement and status.

Company Profile

Samaritan's Purse-Kenya


Samaritan’s Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan’s Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease, and famine with the purpose of sharing God’s love through His Son, Jesus Christ. The organization serves the church worldwide to promote the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.

hrspkenya@samaritan.org

P.O. Box 3000 Boone, NC 28607

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