Fresher Supply Chain Officer NGO Jobs – Save the Children International

Job Title:          Supply Chain Officer
Organisation: Save the Children International
Duty Station: Wakiso, Uganda
About US:
Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organization for
children and has program presence in over 120 countries in the world and has
been implementing programs for over 90 years. Save the Children envisions a
Uganda in which every child attains the right to survival, protection,
development and participation. Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the
way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and lasting change in
their lives. We strive to create impact for children by delivering our
Programmes through partnerships, by being innovative, by acting as the voice
for and of children, and by achieving results at scale.  In Uganda, we
implement programmes in six thematic programme areas of Child Protection, Child
Rights Governance, Education, Livelihoods & Food Security, Health,
Nutrition and HIV/AIDS in development and emergency contexts. Save the Children
delivers programs in over 36 districts in the North, Rwenzori, North-Eastern
and Central regions of Uganda, Currently, Save the Children has a staff complement
of over 300 persons. We save children’s lives. We fight for their rights. We
help them fulfil their potential. In 2014, we reached over 143 million children
through our work around 52m directly and 91 million indirectly around the
world.
Job Summary: The Supply
Chain Officer will assist the field office in the provision of logistics
management, ensuring that this is done through timely service delivery to the
field programmes in line with SCI policies, procedures and guidelines. The
Officer may be called upon as and when necessary to support the wider emergency
team in cases of humanitarian crisis. Performance of tasks shall be executed in
a manner that promotes value for money in accordance to SCI standards.



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the Save the
    Children Supply Chain Officer job placement should hold a Bachelor’s
    degree
  • One year of relevant working experience,
    preferably with International NGOs, and good understanding of major
    donor’s financial requirements, conditions and government budgets and tax
    policies.
  • Highly self-motivated with demonstrated
    ability to generate financial reports and meet set deadlines and with good
    integrity.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of international
    and local policies and frameworks relating to supply chain.
  • Ability to intervene with crisis
    management or troubleshooting as necessary.
  • Highly developed interpersonal and
    communication skills including influencing
  • Excellent planning, coordination and
    reporting skills, with the ability to organize a substantial workload
    comprised of complex, diverse tasks and responsibilities
  • Availability and willingness to work extra
    hours during times of humanitarian responses.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by clicking
on the title link below.
Deadline: 29th December 2017

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