About the role
Main Job Purpose
The role as a logistics and distribution/operations manager is to organise the storage and distribution of aid. You’ll ensure that the right products are delivered to the right location on time and at a good cost. You will be responsible for the transportation, stock control, warehousing and monitoring the flow of goods.
As the logistics operations manager you will be a team leader who manages a distribution outlet, responsible for transacting businesses with shipping companies to facilitate smooth distribution activities. Planning and coordinates warehousing and transportation in the distribution chain.
Duration: 6 Month Contract
Undergraduate degree in Management, Logistics, Procurement, Supply
Chain Management, or related field
Minimum of five years demonstrated and progressive experience in
logistics, procurement, operations management within an international development or international trade context
Fluency in Polish
Experience of managing a team and overseeing the logistics of humanitarian aid
Proficiency with office software, such as Microsoft Office package (Excel, Project, Word, PowerPoint)
Good understanding of procurement and supply systems
Experience in accounting and financial management is an asset
Honesty and integrity.
Ability to forward-plan, think conceptually, problem-solve, and work
effectively in a team.
Ability to manage workloads with conflicting demands in a calm
Ability to prioritise and produce high level output consistently
You’ll be working with Crown Agents which is a high impact social enterprise passionate about transforming the future for millions of people. Since our creation in 1833 we have worked across the globe to improve public services and drive economic growth. Our expertise is finding new solutions to difficult problems for clients in the areas of health, governance, economic growth, humanitarian action and supply chain services. We work with and train leaders at local, national and international level to achieve lasting change drawing on our insight and experience.
About what’s on offer
Crown Agents offers a competitive benefits package.