Supply & Logistics Manager at UNICEF, Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo


Deadline: 23 October 2022

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Supply & Logistics Manager in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo.

UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Supply & Logistics Manager will perform the following functions:

  • Management of the Supply section
    • Establish the annual work plan for the Supply section; determine priorities/targets and performance measurements and monitor work progress to ensure that results are achieved according to schedule and performance standards.
  • Supply chain service delivery and emergency response
    • Participate in the Country Programme Action Planning and advice on Supply requirements for the Plan of Operations and Annual Work Plans.
  • Collaboration with programme and implementing partners
    • Establish close collaboration with programme sections through involvement in programme design, planning, and preparation for implementation of supply components as well as monitoring and evaluation.
  • Technical and advisory support to government/national systems
    • Promote/drive supply chain strengthening and change management initiatives with governments and partners, to ensure efficient and effective supply chains for children.
  • Innovation, products and markets
    • Contribute to pilots and support the actual roll-out of new products and services, in close collaboration with Supply Division.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

  • Advanced University Degree is required in Business Administration, Management, Economics, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Procurement, Contract/Commercial Law, International Development, Health or related social science field, or relevant first-level University Degree (Bachelor’s) in conjunction with a valid relevant professional certification is required.
  • University Degree (Bachelor’s) in a relevant technical field (as identified above), in conjunction with ten (10) year’s relevant work experience in supply, logistics, procurement, contracting, administration and/or other directly related technical field, may be taken in lieu of an advanced University Degree.
  • Minimum 8 year’s relevant experience, at the national and international levels, in supply, logistics, procurement, contracting, administration and/or other directly related technical fields is required.
  • Understanding of development and humanitarian work.
  • Fluency in French and English is required.
  • Knowledge of another official UN language or a local language is an asset.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, visit UNICEF.

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