Logistics Manager Job at Education Development Center (EDC) - Job Opportunity in Uganda 2020

Vacancy title:

Logistics Manager

Jobs at:

Education Development Center (EDC)

Deadline of this Job:
02 October 2020  

Duty Station:
Within Uganda Kampala East Africa

Summary

JOB DETAILS:
Education Development Center (EDC) is a global nonprofit that advances lasting solutions to improve education, promote health, and expand economic opportunity, with a focus on vulnerable and under-served populations. United States Agency for international Development (USAID) has selected EDC to implement the USAID integrated Child and Youth Development (ICYD) Activity. A 5-year activity with a goat tor Ugandan children and youth. especially the most vulnerable, to receive the support and services necessary to lead resilient, healthy. and productive lives.
The ICYD Activity is expected to achieve the following:
1. Children and youth have improved teaming outcomes:
2. Children and youth are sale and healthy in their community and teaming environments; and
3. Youth practice positive behaviors and are able to make informed decisions about their lives and relationships,
This Activity will address the mutually reinforcing relationship between improving teeming outcomes and improving well-being and employ a comprehensive approach that merges PEPFARIOVC‘s strengths in acute vulnerability stabilization with education's broad protective effects.
EDC is currently hiring the following positions for the USAID ICYD/Activity:
Logistics Manager .

The Logistics Manager will be responsible for full logistical support for activities related to Teaching and Learning Materials and for trainings and workshops. S/he will be the local person for the management of assets, vehicle fleet, consumable supplies and infrastructure. The Logistics Manager will report to the Operations Director and guide the work of the Logistics Assistants in the five ICYD zones. This is a full-time position based in Kampala, Uganda


Selected Required Skills:
• Bachelor's degree in a field relevant to the position;
• A minimum of 6 years‘ professional experience in a similar position;
• Excellent skills in MS Word and Excel;
• Experience working with USAID and PEPFAR funded projects will be an advantage.

Job Education: Bachelor's degree


Job Experience: 6 years


Job Qualifications: Not Specified


Work Hours: 8

Job application procedure
Applicants for all positions must have excellent written & verbal communication skills in English, familiarity with internationally-funded projects & Experience working in Uganda.
For more information, and to apply, please upload your resume to the appropriate position
at: https://go.edc.og/EDCUgandaJobs  no later than 2nd October 2020.
Due to the volume cl applications submitted, only finalists will be notified. No phone calls, please.
This announcement ls made possible by the support of the American People through the United States Agency for international Development (USAID). The contents of this notice are the sole responsibility of Education Development Center; Inc. (EDC) and do not necessarily reflect the views of USAID or the United States Government.

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