Supply & Logistics Associate

United Nations Children's Fund

Beirut, Lebanon

Experience: 3 to 5 Years

Skill Required: Media and Communication

The Supply and Logistics Associate performs highly skilled work on UNICEF supply chains, and manages the more complex cases and client requests, which frequently requires the evaluation of difficult situations and adaptation of procedures and processes to resolve such cases.

The function is characterized as highly independent and provides opportunities for Associates to lead and carry out responsibility for end-to-end supply chain management from the beginning to the end of the process and provide input into the design and development of improved supply chain services and delivery mechanisms.

Under the direct supervision of  the Supply and Logistics Officer NOB, the incumbent will be responsible of the following:

  • Supply Chain Service Delivery and Response
  • In-country logistics
  • Warehousing and inventory management
  • Alternative delivery mechanisms and procurement services

To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have…

  • Completion of secondary education is required, preferably supplemented by technical or university courses related to supply chain, business administration, contract/commercial law, or another relevant technical field.
  • A minimum of 6 years of relevant administrative experience in supply chain management or a commercial context is required. Understanding of development and humanitarian work is an advantage.
  • Fluency in English and Arabic is required. Knowledge of another official UN language (Chinese, French, Russian or Spanish)  is an asset.