Logistics Associate at UNOPS, Bamako, Mali

Deadline: 21 February 2018

United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Logistics Associate in Bamako, Mali. The duration of this post is 4 months.

UNOPS mission is to serve people in need by expanding the ability of the United Nations, governments and other partners to manage projects, infrastructure, and procurement in a sustainable and efficient manner.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Logistics Associate will perform the following functions-

  • Support in the monitoring of all UNMAS Mali Programme logistics requirements between Bamako HQ and regional offices including coordinating and gathering information of incoming shipment, distribution and transfer of equipment to other locations, in accordance with UNOPS policies and procedures.
  • Assess and organize logistics section in terms of transport requirements, receipt, handling, storage and distribution of equipment and establishes proper warehousing and recording systems including assets.
  • Manage the overtime and payment of the logistics team, including drivers.
  • Work in collaboration with Project managers, Operation Officers and Coordination members of the Support coordination team to provide adequate logistics support to the Programme.
  • Upon request from internal clients, issue equipment and supplies.
  • Ensure proper documentation for approvals and receipt of goods/equipment are maintained.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Secondary school (high school) diploma with minimum 7 years of relevant experience.
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent with a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in Logistics, Custom Clearance or Warehouse Management is required.
  • Minimum 1 year experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (MS Office 2010; and or newer versions) especially knowledge of spreadsheets is required.
  • Fluency in written and oral English and French is required.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNOPS.