Job ID

Job Title
Deputy Logistics Coordinator

To work for
PUI | Première Urgence Internationale



Field of Work
Procurement/Logistics/Delivery - Humanitarian/Disasters

Job Type
Full time

Military service
Finished or Exempted (For male)

Minimum Education Level
Bachelor/ License Degree

The deputy logistics coordinator has the main role of supporting the Logistics Coordinator with the overall smooth functioning of logistics team on the mission.

1- Forecasting & planning
• He / She supports the Logistics coordinator with the forecasting and planning of all budgets related to logistics (i.e. Fleet, facilities, complex contracts, rentals, equipment and furniture, etc.)
• He / She supports the logistics coordinator with the planning of the logistics strategy related to: team’s workload, capacity building, etc.

2- General logistics
• He / She supports the Logistics coordinator with the day to day logistics activities including:
o Procurement
o Transportation
o Warehousing
o Archiving

3- Special projects
• He / She is in charge of the completion of complex projects assigned by the logistics coordinator (i.e. Revision of various logistics policies for PUI Syria mission, preparation and dissemination of SOP’s to the field, etc.)

4- Internal and External meetings
By Delegation of the logistics Coordinator, the deputy Log Coordinator will:
• Represent PUI mission in Syria in all related logistics matters;

5-Internal and external reporting
• He / She supports the Logistics Coordinator with the gathering and compilation of information related to logistics for reporting, preparation of KPI’s;
• He / She supports the finance department with requests related but not limited to:
o Samples of purchase files for audits (internal and / or external);
• He / She supports the logistics coordinator with the financial / narrative writing of mid-term reports for donors and / or HQ and any other internal report required from the logistics department.

6- Acting role
• The deputy Logistics coordinator will act as logistics coordinator for PUI Syria mission when required by the mission, taking on the full responsibility of the logistics team and signing all relevant procurement documents on behalf on the logistics coordinator for the time assigned to him / her.

• Professional qualification in logistics or equivalent
• Certification or training in Management (Preferred)

• Minimum of 3 years of experience in humanitarian logistic operations
• At least 2 years of experience in management
• Experience in forecasting, budgeting and planning (Preferred)

Technical Skills:
• Excellent knowledge of general logistics procedures including but not limited to: Complex procurement, negotiation,transportation, warehousing, budgeting
• Management of staff including : work scheduling, performance review, couching strategies
• Capacity to provide training in general logistics (Preferred)

• Fluently spoken and written English

Specific Vacancy Requirements
• Self-supporting in computers Proficient user of MS Office (including Word, Outlook, PowerPoint), Advanced in Excel & Proficient user of LOG Software
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Ability to analyses and suggest improvements
• Strong organizational abilities
• Ability to set priorities and manage time effectively
• Ability to work independently as well as a team member
• Ability to manage stress and deal with ambiguity
• Ability to multi task
• Excellent report writing (financial and narrative) skills
• Actively work towards the achievement of the PUI goals
• Abide by and work in accordance with PUI principles
• Perform any other work related duties and responsibilities that may be assigned by the line manager
• Priority for candidates applying during the first 15 days

Salary and Benefits
As per Premiere Urgence Internationale (PUI) Syria Mission Salary scale
Medical Insurance

About us
The current operational strategy for Premiere Urgence Internationale (PUI) in Syria is to alleviate the human suffering of the Syrian people in Syria by delivering sound, needs-based humanitarian assistance, while promoting a life-sustaining response. PUI's positioning on, shelter, education, livelihoods, and WaSH sectors remain a priority.

Based on ten years of experience conducting humanitarian operations in Syria, supporting Iraqi refugees and lately Syrians affected by the crisis, PUI has played an important role in responding to the needs of the population within nine governorates (Aleppo, Damascus, Rural Damascus, Homs, Hama, Tartous, Lattakia & Deraa ) and through the following interventions:
- Rehabilitation of collective and private shelters,
- Rehabilitation of infrastructure
- Emergency and Early Recovery WASH interventions
- Education support for conflict-affected populations (remedial classes, school rehabilitation, free exam preparations, summer class activities, community based initiatives and psycho social support),
- Enhancement of the Population of Syria self-reliance through livelihoods (vocational training course, provision of a professional tool kit ((PTK)).

Required employees number

Posted On
Mar 19, 2019

Expiry Date
Apr 18, 2019

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