Field Logistics Manager

OXFAM
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2015-10-08 Deadline: 2015-10-14
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Relevant
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : Logistics / Supply Chain / Procurement
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

LOCATION: NEPAL

CONTRACT TYPE: One year fixed term contract based in Gorkha and Dhading.

THIS VACANCY IS ONLY FOR NEPALI NATIONALS

 

LEVEL C2

A competitive salary and benefits package will be negotiated with the right candidate based on skill and experience.

 

Background

Oxfam are responding to the April 25 and May 12 earthquakes in 7 of the 14 most affected districts. Almost 9,000 people died, over 22,000 people were wounded and over 880,000 houses were partly or completely destroyed; access to water and sanitation, food security and livelihood have been affected for some 8.1 Million people, whilst 1.5 to 2 Million among them are in need of humanitarian assistance. 

 

The role

  • To organise all logistics processes, including purchasing, warehousing, communications and transport, as well as the related administrative procedures, for Oxfam operations.
  • To establish and maintain good contacts with suppliers, government offices, UN agencies and other NGOs with regards to logistical matters.
  • To oversee the management of procurement of items based on authorized requisitions, in line with Oxfam procedures.
  • To liaise closely with the Administrator/Finance Officer, as well as the Project  Manager and programme department, on local/international   procurement by maintaining a requisition tracking system.
  • To oversee the regulation of the use of vehicles and communications equipment.
  • To ensure that the Oxfam logistics systems, procedures and working practices are effectively implemented.

The Person

To succeed in this role you will have:

  • Qualifications and/or extensive experience in: purchasing, warehousing, vehicle management, administration, team support, security and communications. Minimum 5 years of experience working in humanitarian programmes in Logistics Management is required for the position.
  • Flexibility under pressure and in response to changing needs.
  • Attention to detail and excellent numeracy.
  • Commitment to Oxfam’s equal opportunity and gender policies.
  • Commitment to humanitarian principles and with the aims and objectives of Oxfam.
  • Sensitivity to cultural differences, and the ability to work in a wide variety of cultural contexts.

This is a great opportunity for a dedicated and dynamic professional. If you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, please submit your application and CV including a day time contact by applying online at www.oxfam.org.uk/jobs Ref: INT1794 or send your application to recruitment_nepal@oxfam.org.uk Please kindly mention your preferred location in the application letter. Closing date: 14th October, 2015.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Diversity The difference starts with you. We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organization. “Oxfam encourages women and people of ethnic minorities to apply.”

 

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Kathmandu, Nepal
Organization Size 1-10
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