Assets & Warehouse Officer  

Application ends: July 12, 2022

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Job Description

 

THE ROLE- Assets & Warehouse Officer  

The role will offer asset and warehouse management support to the SCI Sierra Leone CO under the direct supervision of the Logistics Coordinator. He/she will ensure compliance with the organization’s policies and procedures in the implementation of warehousing and asset support both for emergencies and in the development programming context. The post holder will be responsible for ensuring that records of all stocks and inventory including drugs and all SCI assets are tracked and controlled efficiently.

 

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS  

  • University degree or Diploma in a related area

 

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

  • Prior experience in logistics management in the NGO sector and in emergency response/humanitarian environments
  • Proven experience in drugs, transport/distribution, warehousing, and stock management. 
  • Proven experience in organizational Asset Management.
  • Ability to plan and organize a substantial workload that includes complex, diverse tasks and responsibilities in both development and emergency contexts
  • Willingness and ability to dramatically change work practices and hours, and work with incoming surge teams, in the event of emergencies
  • Demonstrated credibility with colleagues and stakeholders at all levels of an organization
  • Leadership skills, including the ability to supervise and motivate the team with strong personal value systems
  • Cultural awareness, with very good written and spoken communication and interpersonal skills in English.  
  • Demonstrated credibility with colleagues and stakeholders at all levels of an organization
  • Analytical, decision making and strategic planning skills and the ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Ability to coach, mentor, delegate appropriately, and provide developmental guidance to supervised staff
  • Team-building skills
  • Competent level skills in core IT applications, particularly MS Office
  • A commitment to the values and principles of SCI
  • Experience of exposure to developing countries
  • High level of commitment to the principles of development and to the organizational and programmatic goals of Save the Children

 

Desirable

  • Experience and knowledge in the relationship with procurement, warehousing and asset management
  • Technical experience/training in specific areas of logistics
  • TIM operation is a plus for the candidate

CONTRACT LENGTH: 12 Months

Closing Date: 12 July 2022

The Organization

We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education, and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realize the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.  

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:

  • No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday 
  • All children learn from quality basic education and that,
  • Violence against children is no longer tolerated 

We know that great people make a great organization and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children.  We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued. 

APPLICATION INFORMATION

Applicants are advised that 

Save the Children International does not require any payment or expense during the entire recruitment process and we maintain zero tolerance for dual employment.  Any request in this direction should be immediately 

Please apply using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a single document. Please also include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations. 

      Candidates should know that Save the Children is no longer using slejobopportunity@savethechildren.org for job advertisements and therefore candidates should apply through the links that will be provided by Careers. sl.

      Applicants should attach a copy of a valid Labour Card to their applications

 

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 https://stcuk.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=220004US&lang=en = Assets and Warehouse Officer

WOMEN ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY