Médecins Sans Frontières
Deadline of this Job:
2nd November 2018
Date Posted: 16th October 2018 , Base Salary: Nof Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time
About the Company
Médecins Sans Frontières is an international independent medical-humanitarian organization, which offers assistance to populations in distress, to victims of natural or man-made disasters and to victims of armed conflict, without discrimination and irrespective of race, sex, religion, creed or political affiliation.
Based in Nairobi, Kenya
Kenya Supply Unit is the intersectional regional supply unit in Eastern Africa. KSU is currently supplying 4 out of the 5 MSF Operational Centres (exception Operational Centre Amsterdam). At KSU we procure, store, and distribute medical and logistic items to the various MSF missions in the East African region. Our services include also clearing and forwarding (import, export, goods in transit) and handling of international freights coming from MSF Supply (in Belgium) and MSF Logistique (in France).
The OCB Supply Chain director is the direct line manager for all managerial and supply related activity and development, as OCB is the budget holder. The OCB Supply chain director is the chairman of the stewardship committee for KSU. This is a multidisciplinary advisory body, composed of members with different technical backgrounds, that guides KSU in its strategy definition and the follow up of the execution.
The MSF OCB Kenya country director is the referral point and final responsible for all administrative and HR decisions. For security related matters the country director has the ultimate and final say.
The General Manager will be responsible for a wide range of specific activities including:
Job application procedure
Applications (CV + cover letter) to be sent before 2 November 2018 to firstname.lastname@example.org with General Manager KSU in the subject. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.