2 Entry Level Logistics Officer Job Opportunities – Hunger Fighters Uganda (HFU)

Organisation: Hunger
Fighters Uganda (HFU)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
Reports to: Head
Finance and Administration
About US:
Hunger Fighters
Uganda (HFU) is a not-for-profit, non-governmental organization initiated in
2008, pursuing a vision of A hunger and Malnutrition free Uganda. HFU is
engaged in activities of fighting hunger in Uganda with a local, national and
global perspective. The organisation programmes are focused on a goal of
creating empowered food secure communities. The main areas of work are
Agriculture and sustainable livelihoods, Food and Nutrition Security,
Humanitarian support, Research, Advocacy and Capacity Development. At the core
of fighting hunger, the organization considers gender and sustainable
environmental conservation as important crosscutting issues.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Assesses and organizes logistics in
    terms of transport requirements, receipt, handling, storage and
    distribution of relief items and establishes proper warehousing and
    recording systems including assets;
  • Establishes a detailed procurement
    programme plan to determine appropriate specifications of required items,
    according to established guidelines and procedures and in coordination.
  • Liaises and keeps close contacts with
    implementing partners involved in programme implementation and assists
    them in all matters pertaining to logistics and procurement;
  • Carries out regular trips to ensure that
    relief material forwarded to projects has been received and properly
    accounted for at their destinations and in case of loss or damage follow
    up with clearing agents;
  • Devises methods of stock control,
    closely monitors warehousing management, and regularly submits situation
    reports on stocks, equipment and prepositioned goods;
  • Normally supervises and coordinates the
    work of the lower level professional and locally recruited staff;
  • Undertakes other duties as required.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Hunger
    Fighters Uganda (HFU) Logistics Officer job placement must have completed
    secondary school education.
  • A post-secondary certificate in
    Community Psychology, Social Work and Social Administration, Social
    Sciences or any other related.
  • Experience and knowledge of security
    operations technical processes.
  • Previous experience in supporting
    security operations efforts as directed
  • Language: Fluency in English language.
How to Apply:
All candidates
should send their applications (including copies of certificates and updated
CVs indicating at least 2 referees), should be hand delivered to Hunger
Fighters Uganda offices along Hoima Road, about 200metres Off the Kampala
Northern bypass, Next to Africa Oil Station. Letters of applications should be
addressed to: The Head of Human Resources, Hunger Fighters Uganda, P.O Box,
28175, Kampala, Uganda.
NB:
Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interviews.
Deadline: 9th June 2018 by 01:00pm
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