Logistics Officer, Partnership (INT5861)

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

Do you have Bachelor (BA) or Degree from a recognised university/collage in Logistics, Operations or any other areas?

Do you have relevant logistic experience of 4-5 years (including, warehouse, partner capacity building, and Asset management and control and property and security services) for, preferably in an international NGO?

Do you have at least 2-3 years of progressively responsible experience related to program logistics?

Do you have experience with local civil society organization and/or experience with administration of implementing procurement and contract agreements?


If the answer is yes, then would like to hear from you.


The Role

The Logistics Officer, Partnership main role is to work as part of the programme team in providing general logistics support to all Oxfam partners, including procurement planning, in coordination with project partners, and also to ensure the safety and security of office premises, give administrative support, and inventory, fleet, archive, distribution, asset and contract management. Also, s/he accomplishes end-to-end logistics support to OXFAM Ethiopia office and implementing partners.


What we are looking for

As Logistics Officer, Partnership, you are expected to have at least 2-3 years of progressively responsible experience related to program logistics and also experience with local civil society organization and/or with the administration of implementing procurement and contract agreements; and demonstrated experience of integrating gender and diversity issues into logistics programmes. You also need to have good comprehension on security issues and clarity on reporting on them; communication skills, in written and verbal English and Amharic; interpersonal and team working skills; driving licence and use of it in insecure contexts; ability to adjust to constantly changing situations while maintaining focus on delivery and follow-through and to work with little supervision, use initiative to a good degree, work creatively and effectively; be flexible in terms of travel and working hours and willing to travel to medium/high risk areas.


We offer

This role will give you an opportunity to act as key contributor to our work of supporting those most in need. You will also have a chance to work in a fast paced, dynamic and internationally focussed environment and we offer fair pay and competitive benefits package.


Our values and commitment to safeguarding

Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and committed to promoting the welfare of children, young people, adults and beneficiaries with whom Oxfam GB engages. Oxfam expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment through our code of conduct. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us.


The post holder will undertake the appropriate level of training and is responsible for ensuring that they understand and work within the safeguarding policies of the organisation. All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks.


We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.


How to apply 

As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile through www.ethiojobs.net or using Oxfam internal application portal (for external applicants: (https://jobs.oxfam.org.uk/) and for internal applicants: (https://jobs.oxfam.org.uk/internal or HEthiopia@oxfam.org.uk - any external applicants applications on these sites will not be considered) on or before 26th August 2019. Your application will be shortlisted based on your CV and your responses to the above questions. You need not comment on your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

About us

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty. That means we tackle the inequality that keeps people poor. Together we save, protect and rebuild lives. When disaster strikes, we help people build better lives for themselves, and for others. We take on issues like land rights, climate change and discrimination against women. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can enjoy life free from poverty.


Oxfam GB is a member of international confederation of 19 organisations working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries. 

  • Location:
    Ethiopia - Addis Ababa
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    Property & Logistics
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  • Job Type:
    Fixed Term
  • Closing Date:
    26 August 2019
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