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Logistics Officer - Western



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Recruiter: Action Against Hunger US Updated on: 2018-01-24 02:10:02
Contract Permanent
Location: Rift Valley Available: ASAP
Category: Procurement and Logistics Offer: Negotiable



Action Against Hunger has been present in Kenya since 2001. Currently the organization is implementing program activities in West Pokot, Isiolo, Bungoma, Busia, Trans Nzoia, Kakamega and Samburu.

Minimum Requirements

•    Min. Bachelor’s degree in procurement / Supply chain / Logistics from recognized reputable  University
•    Graduate Diploma(Membership ) from  Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (MCIPS)
•    Member of Kenya Institute of Supplies management –KISM



•  At least  5 years’ experience in Logistics ,Procurement , and supply chain  preferably in reputable INGO’s
•  Remote management of teams.
•  Computer skills: Excellent knowledge on software Good communication, teamwork, , knowledge of warehousing, stock management and control.
•  Ability to effectively analyze different situations and make critical decisions based on analysis
•  Excellent communication skills both written and oral as well as presentation skills
•  Good interpersonal skills; able to interact with different personalities and individuals while upholding and practicing Action Against Hunger’s core values of Respect, Integrity, Empowerment, Creativity and Excellence
•  Exceptional organizational skills.
•  Proven Leadership skills
•  Diplomacy-
•  Good stress management skills- Ability to work in a high pressured environment with minimum supervision
•  Familiarity with donors and donor rules and regulations is a must


 • Ability to pay attention to detail
 • Self-starter with a strong desire to promote and implement continuous improvement endeavors




Job Specification

Duty Station: West Pokot Kenya   

Direct line manager:Head of Region Western   

Starting date:As soon as possible.  

Founded in 1979, ACF International (Action Against Hunger) is an international humanitarian organization that delivers programs in over 40 countries. Recognized worldwide as a leader in the fight against hunger, our mission is to save lives through the prevention, detection, and treatment of malnutrition, especially during and after emergency situations and conflicts. From crisis to sustainability, Action Against Hunger tackles the underlying causes of malnutrition and its effects. By integrating our programs with local and national systems, we further ensure that short-term interventions become long-term solutions. With Head Offices in France, the United Kingdom, Spain, the United States and Canada, our international network shares its combined resources, breadth of experience and technical expertise in pursuit of a world without hunger.

Action Against Hunger has been present in Kenya since 2001. Currently the organization is implementing program activities in West Pokot, Isiolo, Bungoma, Busia, Trans Nzoia, Kakamega and Samburu.

The roles and duties of the Logistics Officer will include:

    Objective 1:  Management of the Base Logistics  
    In accordance with the Logistics procedures and guidelines defined in the Kitlog V3:6
    Management of Logistics HR

    Supply chain management

    Equipment, Inventory and fleet management

-    Validate the maintenance planning of the fleet
-    Validate the weekly schedules as per program and support plans,
-    Validate the motor cost follow-up
-    Ensure administrative checking (Insurances, documentation…)

    Rehabilitation and maintenance

    Objective 2 :  Management of Base Security in Liaison with the Head of Region

    Objective 3 : Additional responsibilities
    Local authorities and partners representation

The above tasks are not limited and can be added to, modified or changed according to the changing needs of the department.

What Action Against Hunger will offer:

Interested candidates should submit their applications through
Closing Date: 23rd January 2018  by close of business 5pm. Applications sent after the closing date and time will not be considered.

Position opened to Kenyan Nationals.



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