Logistician / Administrator
Medical Emergency Relief International (Merlin)
International Health NGO
Location city: Wajir District And Turkana District,
Location country: Kenya
Closing date: 30 Sep
Responsible To: Project Coordinator And Technical Line
Management From Regional Logistics Coordinator
Working With: Ministry Of Health And Ministry Of
Water, Alrmp, Contractors, Transporters,
Field Logistics Officers (Turkana & Wajir)
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 7 MONTHS (50 % In Turkana And 50% In Wajir
Salary: £800 – £1300 dependent on relevant experience,
plus comprehensive insurance cover, accommodation,
return flights, a per diem to cover daily living
expenses, and holiday allowance ($145 per month).
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Due to
the urgency of this position, applications will be
shortlisted on a regular basis and we may offer this
post before the closing date.
kills And Competence
1-2 years previous logistics experience and
Good experience in: purchasing, warehousing,
vehicle management, administration
Problem solving ability with equipment ranging
from computers, vehicles, generators, and radios
Sound knowledge and experience of logistical
Strong planning and organisational ability
Fluent written and spoken English
1-2 years experience of supervision of staff.
Proven management ability.
Diplomacy, tact and negotiating skills.
Previous experience in developing countries.
Able to work independently
Problem solving ability.
Good working knowledge of MS Office
Ability and flexibility to understand the
cultural and political environment and to work well
with the local authorities
Ability to remain calm and to be diplomatic
Able to contribute and live as part of a team
and work in remote and isolated areas
To apply for this vacancy
Please download an application form from our website
Completed applications should be
emailed to [email protected] stating in the
subject field the job title, country and reference
number (if any) of the vacancy you have applied for.