Crown Agents Logistics & Procurement Assistant Jobs in Nigeria

Crown Agents Logistics & Procurement Assistant Jobs in Nigeria


  • Crown Agents Nigeria Limited (CANL) has been contracted as partner to a Consortium which was awarded a contract to provide community-based package of nutrition services in the participating States of Nasarawa, Gombe and Plateau under the ANRiN project. CANL is responsible for the procurement, logistics and supply chain components of the services to achieve the objectives of the Project.

  • ANRiN is funded by the International Development Association (IDA). CANL seeks to employ the services of a qualified Consultant for a position of Procurement, Logistics and Supply Chain Assistant in Plateau State.

    Main Responsibilities of Job

    The Procurement, Logistics and Supply Chain Assistant shall assist and support the Procurement and Logistics Manager in doing the following tasks:

  • Providing day to day support to the procurement and logistics manager in carrying out the supply chain and administrative functions on the project.

  • Working with the CANL procurement staff to secure timely deliveries of appropriate quality supplies and commodities

  • Establishing and maintaining appropriate documentation and records for project commodities and other assets.

  • Documenting and preparing technical reports, activity related expenditures and deliverables as required.

  • Ensure timely submission of all deliverables and escalation of issues to line manager as

  • Work closely with third party logistics providers and ensure standard operating procedures for distribution functions are adhered to during last mile related distribution

  • Preparing monthly and other progress reports for submission to the Client

  • Administration of day-to day procurement, logistics and supply chain operations. Arranging and reporting on meetings with the Client and stakeholders.

  • Working with the procurement and supply chain lead to develop capacity at the State CMS and the LMCU to undertake supply chain activities to coordinate movement and monitoring of project commodities within the state.

  • Support the State Logistics Management and Coordination Unit (LMCU) so that it is
    able to act as the centre of activity and discussions, especially regarding fulfilling
    their role in logistics data management and reporting on project commodity stock status

  • Coordination with Consortium partners on procurement, delivery and distribution of nutrition commodities. Sharing information and ensuring effective communication between all stakeholders.

  • Adhering
    to CANL policies and procedures relating to procurement, project management, finance and

  • Deputising for the procurement and logistics manager during any absence.

  • The Assistant is required to demonstrate professionalism and integrity in doing his role.

  • The Assistant is expected to provide 24 months inputs over a two year period. He will directly report to the Procurement and Logistics Manager in Plateau State. The employment contract may be extended subject to performance and Project needs.

    About you

    Requirements and Qualifications

    The Consultant should demonstrate the following qualifications:

  • A Nigerian national;

  • Basic qualification in logistics and/or procurement is an added advantage and may be preferred.

  • Has at least a bachelor’ degree in science, finance or engineering, or equivalent;

  • Has at least 5 years’ experience in supporting logistics and procurement operations in a public or private organisation;

  • Knowledge of procurement of health commodities in projects/programme funded by bilateral and multilateral donors is an advantage, but not required;

  • Experience working in a project or programme with several stakeholders;

  • Demonstrated teamwork;

  • Has good oral and written communications skills in English; and

  • Is fluent in relevant local Nigerian language and/or dialect

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Crown Agents Logistics & Procurement Assistant Jobs in Nigeria


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