Logistics Business Support Assistant – Bossaso

  • Bossaso
  • Full time
  • 1 month ago
  • / Monthly

Job Information

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    Shift morning
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    Posted On Oct 20 ,2021
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Job Level : Officer
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    Job Experience : 3 years

Job Description

About WFP

The United Nations World Food Programme is the world's largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide and the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. The mission of WFP is to help the world achieve Zero Hunger in our lifetimes.

Why join WFP Somalia?

Who contribute to make Somalia hunger free in close partnership with local partners.

What will you do?

  • Support WFP logistics port operations.
  • Supervise warehouse cleaning after loading/ unloading and reconstitution exercise.
  • Monitor the correct use and quantity as per loading orders.
  • Participate in monthly physical stock count exercise.
  • Inspect the condition of commodities upon arrival and report any discrepancies.
  • Prepare minutes of supply chain meetings.
  • Maintain inventory of Non-Food Items in the warehouse.

Do you meet the minimum requirements?

  • Secondary school education.
  • At least three years of experience in logistics, transport and port operations in the humanitarian sector. A certified first degree from a recognized university, studying in logistics, transport or operations may be considered in lieu of the years of experience.
  • Successfully completed 8-month internship programme with WFP Somalia.
  • Proficiency in oral and written communication in Somali and English is a must.

Are you competent for this job?

  • Knowledge of work routines and methods of port operations
  • Experience utilizing computers including word processing, spreadsheet and other standard software packages.

Terms and Conditions

Contract Duration: 11 months

Application Instructions

Interested and qualified candidates are requested to submit online applications through E-Recruitment.

Applications that do not meet the above requirements will be disregarded. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

WFP seeks applicants of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our humanitarian principles.

WFP is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to promoting diversity and gender balance.

Selection of candidates is made on a competitive basis.

Female applicants and qualified applicants from developing countries are especially encouraged to apply

WFP has zero tolerance for discrimination and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV/AIDS status.

No appointment under any kind of contract will be offered to members of the UN Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions (ACABQ), International Civil Service Commission (ICSC), FAO Finance Committee, WFP External Auditor, WFP Audit Committee, Joint Inspection Unit (JIU) and other similar bodies within the United Nations system with oversight responsibilities over WFP, both during their service and within three years of ceasing that service.