Danish Refugee Council NGO Supply Chain Assistant Jobs in Ethiopia

The Danish Refugee Council (DRC), an international non-governmental organization (NGO), has been providing relief and development services in the Horn of Africa since 1997.

DRC promotes and supports solutions to the problems faced by refugees, internally displaced people (IDPs), and migrants.

The organization has offices across the region, and has been operational in Ethiopia since 2009.

With funding from bilateral and multilateral donors, DRC is currently implementing a range of activities across Ethiopia and Djibouti, including WASH and shelter provision, child and youth protection, gender based violence response, awareness-raising of migration risks, protection monitoring of migration routes, and livelihoods support for returning migrants or those at-risk of migration.

This position provides procurement data entry, bid document duplication, binding & distribution to vendors, filing procurement document, and assists the Procurement Officers in payment request facilitation for supplier.


  • Handle bid document duplication, binding & keep record of distribution to vendors.
  • Assist procurement officers in maintaining appropriate documentation, tracking and filing of all procurement activities to ensure traceability of all documents and expense.
  • Maintains Suppliers data base & keep record of black listed supplier.
  • Compile & maintain a procurement tracker of all supply orders, and monitors procurement orders, trucking and trends across the program and projects and ensures all processes are appropriately documented and stored in the shared file.
  • Facilitate the inspection of purchased items by requesters against specification and/or samples.
  • Follows up issuance of GRN
    Assist in payment request preparation and follows up collection of cheque by the suppliers;
  • Assist Procurement officers in preparation
    of Request for Quotations, Bid Analysis, and Purchase Orders and also follow up of delivery of the goods by the suppliers.
  • Facilitate suppliers’ payment request through regular and timely follow up with finance
  • Organize opening of Tenders and support the procurement officers in taking minutes and notes
  • Performs other related duties.

    In this position, you will also be expected to demonstrate DRC’s five core competencies:

  • Striving for Excellence: Focusing on reaching results while ensuring an efficient process.
  • Collaborating: Involving relevant parties and encouraging feedback.
  • Taking the Lead: Taking ownership and initiative while aiming for innovation.
  • Communicating: Listening and speaking effectively and honestly.
  • Demonstrating Integrity: Acting in line with DRC’s vision and values.

    Personal Specifications


  • 2 years of relevant work experience
  • Ability to work as a team player
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work under pressure.
  • Education: (include certificates, licenses etc.)
  • BA Degree in Procurement or Supply Chain Management or Relevant Field
  • Strong Computer Skills
  • Languages: (indicate fluency level)
    English - Very good level of written and spoken

    How to Apply

    Interested candidates who meet the required qualifications and experience are invited to submit updated CV and cover letter explaining their motivation and why they are suited for the post.

    We only accept applications sent via our online-application form on our website under Vacancies.

    Please forward the application and CV, in English through the stated website no later than September 20th, 2018.

    For more information and job application details, see; Danish Refugee Council NGO Supply Chain Assistant Jobs in Ethiopia

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