PURPOSE OF POSITION:
Provide emergency logistical services that ensure a rapid and effective response delivery. Deliver high level management support to response activities, reducing risk, increasing compliance and quality of delivery.
Logistics and Supply Chain Strategic Planning with key stakeholders in a response context.
Staff and resource Logistics and Supply Chain activities to meet response requirements.
Establish, implement and manage ProVision Emergency Response platform in rapid response and emerging contexts.
Manage global pre-positioned stock through partner relationships as necessary to support rapid onset disasters and the needs of the organisation.
Provide technical management support to the partnership with an aim to reduce risk and increase compliance with relevant policies and procedures.
Manage and maintain key relationships with external CoP stakeholders.
Provide mentoring to suitable candidates to build individual technical capacity, with an aim of strengthening the Disaster Management system.
KNOWLEDGE,SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Bachelor’s degree in Business or Logistics or Law or Commerce, or equivalent experience.
Minimum 5 years’ experience in an emergency or fragile context environment.
Minimum 5 years’ line management experience with procurement and logistics activities – preferably in a FMCG, military or INGO context.
Experience in managing multicultural teams.
Experience managing and interacting at all levels of the organisation from field workers to the C suite level.
Must demonstrate a high level of Information Technology and Systems literacy. (Procure to Pay Systems, Inventory Management Systems).
Must demonstrate a high level of personal resilience, capacity and interpersonal skills.
A high level of written and spoken English is necessary.
French, Arabic or Spanish language regarded highly.
Valid driver’s license.
Valid Working with Children Check (or similar).
Knowledge of ProVision.
This role is part of the GRRT and the candidate will be expected to perform in hash and difficult conditions, such as a Cat III global response.
A high level of travel is required – 50% minimum per year.