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Flying Logistician
 No. of Post: 1
 Duty Station: Khartoum
 Closing Date: 20 Feb 2020


The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), an impartial, neutral and independent organisation striving to protect and assist the victims of war and internal violence, has been working in Sudan since 1978. The ICRC is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person for the following position in Khartoum: Flying Logistician


Purpose: ​

The Flying Logistician provides technical and operational support in the areas of purchasing, warehousing, stock management, import-export activities and statistics, in accordance with the ICRC’s logistics standards and local legislation in Sudan, particularly in Darfur, South Kordofan and Blue Nile States.


 Duties and responsibilities:

·      Provides logistical support to field sites with or without logistician (s) under the supervision of the HoSD or HoO

·      Provides technical support and training for the operation

·      Implements and runs complex logistics procedures

·      Analyses situation and proposes contractual partners

·      Develops contracts, maintains and updates a network of providers

·      Acts as a focal point in the sub-delegation for all logistics related activities and coordinates logistics activities at sub-delegation level in cooperation with the HoSD and Logistics Country Manager

·      Provides technical and operational support in the areas of purchasing, supply chain and stock management

·      Provides administrative support in the areas of fleet management and maintenance

·      Ensures that the ICRC Standard Logistics procedures are well respected in the sub-delegation

·      Manages and maintains the Field Supply System (FSS) in the sub-delegation

·      Reports and provides statistical data to the Logistics Country Manager

·      Respects and is fully aware of the delegation’s financial rules

·      Responsible for weekly logistics reports, monthly statistical reports and other reports to be shared with Khartoum logistics and Logistics Country Manager


 Minimum Qualification, Skills and Experience Required:

·      Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent higher education degree in business administration, logistics or similar field.

·      Post Graduate or Master's Degree is an asset.

·      Three years professional experience, preferably in humanitarian logistics, administration or similar position

·      Excellent in written and spoken Arabic and English languages.

·      Computer proficiency, skills with excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.

·      Driving license, succeeded in ICRC driving test

·      Readiness to spend 50-75% of the time in the field

·      Skilled in the following competencies: Leadership, Accountability, People management, Team work & Collaboration, Representing the ICRC, Beneficiary & Client focused.


Interested candidates should submit their application (including C.V. written in English and motivation letter) before Thursday –20 February 2020 at 03:30 pm on Sudanjob.net or to the following address:


-       ICRC reception

-       Street 33, House 16, New Extension, Amarat

-       Khartoum, Republic of the Sudan


N/B:  Personal correspondences are non-returnable. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


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