Salary:  £22,032 per annum + Additional Benefits
Location:  Sana’a, Yemen
Contract:  One Year Fixed Term
Ref:  LC-Y/IPD-MEEE/0614

We are currently recruiting for a Logistics Coordinator based in Sana’a Yemen. The Logistics Coordinator will oversee and manage the logistics operations activities of the Project with regard to requirements of the programmes or project for premises (contracting, rehabilitating and maintaining), ground and air transportation, inventory, record keeping, stores, disbursements and close coordination with Donor’s logistic department.

The candidate will take responsibility for movement of food commodities and equipment including coordination with other Warehouse and Distribution staff to ensure efficient and timely delivery of relief commodities. You will provide ongoing supervision, leadership, technical support and guidance to manage all warehouses in all operation areas.

The successful candidate must have substantial experience of working with INGOs in developing countries, with an in depth understanding of national and international development issues in particular in relation to malnutrition (MAM, SAM, CMAM, GAM etc).  The candidate must have a Graduate degree in Social Science or a Diploma in Logistics Supply Chain Management. You will have at least five years experience in International Humanitarian Organisation and experience of developing and implementing Logistics systems for Humanitarian organisations. Excellent English, written and spoken is essential. Knowledge of a foreign language (Arabic) or the local language is desirable. Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

National candidates are encouraged to apply but will only receive salary not benefit.

If you are talented, reliable, service minded, resilient and a highly motivated professional, with a strong commitment to IRW’s values and beliefs, please apply by downloading the application pack from our website and forward the completed form to on or before the closing date.

Islamic Relief promotes equality and meritocracy, and seeks individuals who agree with the IR values together with our policy standards on Anti-Bribery, Child Protection and Code of Conduct. We will carry out screening checks and will take out references on your behalf if you are selected.

Please note, for UK based roles, we are only able to accept applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK. We are unable to progress applications which would require sponsorship.

Applicants should be sympathetic to the values of Islamic Relief.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Islamic Relief is an equal opportunities employer.
Only applications from those who already have the right to live and work within the UK will be considered.

Closing Date:  16 July 2014

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