Logistics Coordinator Non-profit Careers – Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

Job Title:       Logistics Coordinator

Organisation: Norwegian
Refugee Council (NRC)

Duty Station: 
Kampala, Uganda

About US:

The Norwegian
Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60
years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for
refugees and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for the rights of
displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter, education,
emergency food security, legal assistance, and water, sanitation and hygiene

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 


  • Ensure that Area set up comply with Logistical Handbook, NRC
    policies and donor requirements
  • Implement NRC’s logistics systems and procedures
  • Training and support of line managers and staff with logistical
  • Management of the logistics team in respective Area.
  • Ensure anti-corruption focus in procedures and trainings
  • Establish filing systems/archives according to NRC standards in all
  • Promote the rights of IDPs/returnees in line with the advocacy
  • Stock Management and Asset Management at Area Level.
  • Fleet Management support at Area level and ensure maximum fleet
  • Ensure Project Procurement and Area Procurement Planning and
    Strategic Sourcing Plans are in place liaison with line Manager to have a
    Country Procurement Plan in place.


  • Ensure proper accounting, reporting and internal control systems and
    maintenance of records
  • Responsible for regular market surveys.
  • Supervise and build capacity of the logistics team in the country
    and provide refresher training on SOP’s to both logistics and programme
  • Provide monthly reports on all logistics activities and ensure
    logistics KPIs are achieved, reports posted on time on O365 for line
    Manager review.
  • Ensure Vehicle Quality Control measures in place and have framework
    Agreements where necessary.
  • Ensure sound inventory, stock and asset management in place as per
    NRC’s system for stores and warehouse management are in place
  • Carry out Annual and Bi-Annual Stock Counts per NRC policy and
    guidelines with all reconciliations done and discrepancies reported,
    investigated and closed.
  • Actively participate in the reconciliation of deliverables.
  • Ensure ICT policy and inventory system is in place and adhered and
    ICT systems are fully functional in the support of program activities
  • Assist the Admin department to ensure that all NRC properties and
    assets in those offices are managed properly.
  • Lead in the Supplier management relations and agreements including
    service provider like travel agencies, clearing agents, etc.
  • Support in creating a healthy working environment

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant for the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Logistics
    Coordinator job placement should hold a first-level university degree
    (Bachelors or equivalent) in Procurement and/or Supply Chain Management,
    Logistics Commerce, Business Administration, or related.
  • An advanced university degree (Masters or equivalent) in Procurement
    and/or Supply Chain Management, Logistics will be an added advantage
  • CIPS certification is a plus.
  • At least three years of experience from working as a Logistics
    Coordinator or Logistics in Charge in a humanitarian/recovery context
  • Experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Good knowledge of logistics reporting systems
  • Good hands on experience with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint,
    O365, Aggresso or ERP procurement system.
  • Sound knowledge of donor procurement and logistics regulations.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to travel extensively within Uganda
  • Ability to work independently with strong team player skills.
  • Valid driver’s license

How to Apply:

All interested and
qualified Ugandan candidates who wish to join one of the world’s leading relief
organisations, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) should apply by visiting the web
link below.


Deadline: 25th June 2019

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