PURPOSE OF POSITION
Under supervision of Security, Fleet and Administration Manager, the position holder will support WVI Burundi Office in achieving its goals and objectives by ensuring staff have adequate and conducive working environment that will enable them to work efficiently. He will ensure staff and external needs are satisfied through excellent administration customer service.
End Results Expected
Organize offices’ cleaning and monitor compliance to cleaning schedule by the contracted supplier of cleaning service
Excellent clean working environment
Plan for office minor maintenance and repair in a cost effective way and follow up with finance of bills and invoices payment (water, electricity , telephones , rent, etc)
Office infrastructures are maintained operational and related bills settled on time
Effectively facilitate bookings and needed settings/materials needed items for meetings are available in contracted hotels , ensure consumed bills are settled timely
Timely booked conductive venues for meeting/worhsop and documents for clearing bills collected
Ensure office meetings venues are well arranged and equipped with all necessary items (water /tea/coffee, projectors, note books and pens)
Office meeting venues are timely arranged and equipped with all needed materials
Monitor inventory office supplies and purchase new material for offices in accordance to needs and available budget
Office and kitchen supplies are all the time available
With support from mechanic drivers, ensure regular maintenance and occasional repairs of generator at national and field offices are done timely and properly
Genertors at Bujumbura and field offices are kept in excellent working condition
Facilitate booking of e-ticket for international and national staff ; accommodations, meals and vehicle transport for visitors; and appointments for security briefing and child protection orientation
Staff are facilitated in their international travels and visitors supported in their integration
Provide daily supervision to receptionist and carry out performance evaluation for staff under his /her supervision
Subordinates staff are regulary coached and evaluated periodically
Ensure development and/or implementation of new initiatives for efficient service deli very in administration sub-department
New intiticatives are created /implemented
Manage contracts to ensure they are valid , and advance payment are timely recovered
Efficient management of offices’ contracts
Perform any other task assigned by his/her supervisors
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Procurement, Marketing, Logistics and other related fields
Three (3) years of experience or hold a master ‘s degree in related field
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Experience:
Solid knowledge of customer care and administrative processes
Supply chain and procurement management skills
Good planning and organizational skills
Ability to maintain effective working relationships with staff at all levels
Flexibility to work extra hours and on call in weekends
Proficient oral /written communications skills in English, French and Kirundi
Able to work on a cross cultural environment with a multinational staff.
Driving skills with driving license
Work environment: Office-based
Travel: 15% Domestic travel is required.
On call: 30%
How to apply:
Should you wish to apply for this position, please go to http://careers.wvi.org/job-opportunities-in-burundi. If this is your first time applying online via the World Vision International careers website, you will need to register an account along with your application details. This site will provide you with additional functionality, such as saved searches and email alerts. Registration requires minimal information to create your account. Further details will be collected during the application process. All applicants must apply using our online application system, CVs received via email or standard post will NOT be considered.
In case you face challenges applying through the online system, please call HR department for support. The closing date for submission of applications (Updated and signed CV, motivation letter, certificates of service, and Certified Degrees) is November 27, 2020.No late applications will be accepted.
World Vision Burundi does neither use employment agencies nor does it charge money for recruitment, interviews or medical checks.
As a child focused organization, World Vision is committed to the protection of children and does not employ staff whose background is not suitable for working with children.
Although all applications will be considered on their individual merit, suitably qualified women are especially encouraged to apply.