Senior Manager, Supply Chain Management at Catholic Relief Services (CRS)

Catholic Relief Services (CRS) is an International non-governmental organization supporting relief and development work in over 100 countries around the world. CRS programs assist persons on the basis of need, regardless of creed, ethnicity or nationality. CRS works through local church and non-church partners to implement its programs, therefore, strengthening and building the capacity of these partner organizations is fundamental to programs in every country in which CRS operates. CRS re-established presence in Nigeria in 2000 and currently focuses on vulnerable children, agriculture, health and HIV, extractives and governance, and peace building programming.We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:Job Title: Senior Manager, Supply Chain ManagementJob Reference Code: SMSCM92319Location: Abuja, F.C.TDepartment: Programs/Global Fund Malaria PR GrantPosition Band: 9Reports To: Chief of PartyJob Summary/BackgroundThe Senior Manager, Supply Chain Management (SM- SCM) will provide strategic leadership, direction and oversight on supply chain matters within the CRS Global Fund Malaria program.The SM- SCM reports to the Chief of Party and is accountable for all the supply chain-related targets and activities for the grant.This includes coordinating with the Third Party Service Providers including Chemonics responsible for the warehousing and distribution of health products and commodities; providing coordination and oversight to SCM related activities by the Sub Recipients (Malaria Consortium (MC), Society for Family Health (SFH), and Management Sciences for Health (MSH)); and monitoring and tracking SCM activities by the SMoH in the 13 priority states.The SM-SCM leads the development and management of an effective monitoring system with training, mentoring and on-the-job support to program SCM staff and the Sub Recipients. The SM-SCM will liaise with the NMEP and other stakeholders to coordinate PSM of malaria commodities for the implementation of the Global Fund Malaria program.The SM- SCM will support supply chain management of the LLINs that will be distributed during the LLINs mass campaigns in the 2018-2020 grant, as well as other malaria commodities, and be responsible for carrying out quality assurance activities.The SM-SCM will supervise the CRS Global Fund Malaria SCM team. 

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