Samaritan's Purse Medical Logistics Officer Jobs in Ethiopia

Samaritan's Purse Medical Logistics Officer

Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Id: 222448

Category: Logistics, Transport and Supply Chain

Location: Bule Hora/West Guji, Oromia

Career Level: Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)

Employment Type: Full time

Salary: XXX

Job Description

Job Summary

The Medical Logistician will be responsible for assisting the program manager in determining the timeline and priorities for pricing and procurement for all supplies needed to successfully operate the project with any/all tools and resources that may be needed.

In conjunction with the implementation team, the Logistician will be responsible for efficient procurement and movement of products including freight, warehousing, material packaging, inventory tracking and control, warehouse site selection, order processing, and market forecasting for continued stocking of consumables.

Key Responsibilities

  • Following a standard cost driven supply chain, the logistician will be responsible for obtaining, storing, and distributing the necessary inventory.
  • Maintain structure and organization of warehouse following a detailed inventory system and maintaining an ongoing tracker for both durable items as well as consumables.
  • Support clinical leadership to enforce compliance with standards in storage and distribution of supplies.
  • Support the Medical Coordinator in monitoring of the equipment, supplies, or pharmaceuticals.
  • Support clinical leadership to provide supply updates to staff in dissemination of new information.

    Other duties as

    Job Requirements

    Skills Required

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Attention to detail, anticipation and follow up are core values of the job function.
  • Possesses strong organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Must be a self-starter and internally driven to success and hard work.
  • Possesses strong cross-cultural communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Must be a humble team player
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable.
  • Willingness to travel in and out of the field.
  • Must have analytical and report writing skills.
  • High level of integrity and stewardship
  • Committed to the SP values and ethics

    Education / Experience Needed

  • BA degree in logistics, supply chain management or other related field.
  • Has experience in logistics – medical logistics a plus


  • English and Amharic are required; Local Language preferred

    How to Apply

    Interested applicants can send only updated CV and application letter to no later than September 16, 2019. Please write the position title you are applying for in the email subject line, ''Medical Logistics Officer''.

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