World Vision is a Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. World Vision is dedicated to working with the world’s most vulnerable people regardless of their religion, caste, gender or ethnicity. World Vision has been in Sri Lanka since 1977 working in relief and development projects in 20 districts across the country.
At World Vision we are passionate about children and are committed to bringing fullness of life to the most vulnerable and disadvantaged. Every day for forty years, that is what our team at World Vision has been doing.
We are looking for dynamic individuals to join us on our journey of caring.
VACANCY – Coordinator Travel & Warehouse Monitoring
Location: Colombo with ability to travel as required
To provide optimum provision for the Logistics team. This would entail assisting with entire organization Logistics and Asset Management of the National Office, Projects and ADPs. To ensure that the National Office Logistics & Asset Management functions are within the partnership standards. The role also requires setting forth plans for an efficient and effective Logistics & Asset Management supported by the business plans for implementing goals and objectives. Another key requirement would be to maintain information and develop analytical reports as and when required to help the organization for better decision making. Should integrate and support the development and HEA programs to reach their goals efficiently and effectively. A key focus of this position is training of relevant staff and where needed the organization on all aspects of Logistics practices Asset Management practices and technical requirements.
Initiate & implement a well-coordinated strategy for the effective & efficient asset management inclusive of logistics, fleet, warehouse and assets of the National Office, Field Offices and Projects across the country.
Assist in implementing, and formalising the logistics & Asset management policies, procedures & practices for the effective and efficient use of organisation resources
Develop & maintain effective Warehouse Management System in compliance with the accounting & audit standards and rating in line with organisational policies & procedures
Oversight of field staff in Asset & Fleet Management & Develop & submit analysis reports of Logistics & Asset Management for management decision making
Periodic visit & monitoring of WVL offices and warehouses & coordinate effective Asset Management & File archiving to meet WVI standards
Act as a backup for the Logistics & Fleet Management Officer including , request for vehicles, cab-chits, stationary is managed effectively.
Required qualifications, experience & competencies
Diploma in Travel/Asset Management & Administration or any equivalent qualifications
At least 2 years of Work experience in office/fleet management & related area
Diploma in Travel/Asset Management & Administration or any
Knowledge & experience in the use of MS Office suite
Fluency in written & spoken English Sinhala and/or Tamil
Ability to liaise with people of all social & economic levels
Good interpersonal skills with a flair for public relations
Commitment to World Vision core values & ability to work well in a cross-cultural work environment
World Vision Lanka offers a competitive remuneration package based on individual competence and skills. If you meet the required criteria and wish to apply for this or any of the available vacancies, select the position you wish to apply for & submit your on-line application with your CV and details of three non-related referees on or before the given closing date.
Closing Date: 13th December 2018
Only short listed candidates will be notified.
World Vision is a Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice.