Fresher Supply Chain Officer Jobs – Save the Children International

Job Title:            Supply Chain Officer
Organisation: Save the
Children International
Duty Station: 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 Save the Children field office in the 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
The ideal candidate for the Save the Children
Supply Chain Officer job placement should possess a bachelor’s degree in
Procurement, Finance, Administration.
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.
Self-motivated with demonstrated ability to
generate financial reports and meet set deadlines and with good integrity.
Team player with good interpersonal/
communication, documentation and facilitation skills and the ability to work
under minimum supervision in a team.
Demonstrated ability to maintain personal
professional development and competencies on financial issues.
Ability to speak local language and directly
interact with target group will be an added advantage
Willingness to travel and work in hard-to-reach
areas, occasionally under strenuous conditions.
Computer literacy and excellent documentation
skills are a must.
Availability and willingness to work extra hours
during times of humanitarian responses.
Ability to intervene with crisis management or
troubleshooting as necessary.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by
clicking on the title link below.
Deadline: 15th
October 2017
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