Supply Chain Coordinator

Save the Children is the world's leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfill their potential. We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Supply Chain CoordinatorRef: 190000JSLocation: YobeRole SummaryThis role will in line with the current global procurement policy and manual, coordinate the set up or implementation of supply chain functions and responsibilities, under the supervision of the SCM.The role will supervise and manage field supply chain staff in Yobe office, including supply chain support to a smaller sized Jigawa field office.Main ResponsibilitiesCoordination of programme supply chain needs; implement Save the children  policies and procedures for the management of the supply chain, including areas as procurement for cost effective , transport and distribution, warehousing and stock management, management of vehicle fleets, communication systems, and assets.Ensure that Save the Children  minimum standards of logistics procedures and country policies are implemented and adhered to in the area of responsibility, supporting relevant staff as requiredManage and support supply chain staff including ensuring clear division of responsibilities, clear objectives, and management of performanceEnsure that procedures within the specific area of responsibility meet Save the Children  and donor regulations, whether that be a within a given technical sector in logistics, or a specific field baseProvide support to Supply Chain Manager on areas relating to budgets, technical aspects of the programme, and implementation mechanisms as requiredProvide logistics training and capacity building as requiredThe post-holder will comply with all relevant Save the Children  policies and procedures with respect to child safeguarding, safety and security, code of conduct, equal opportunities and other relevant policies.General:Comply with Save the Children policies and practice with respect to child protection, code of conduct, health and safety, equal opportunities and other relevant policies and procedures. 

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