Operations Coordinator

from Malaria Consortium
Closing date: 27 Oct 2017

The Operations Coordinator manages the department taking his/her full time and resources available to her/him to provide maximum support to the country programme. S/he is expected to responsibly manage the department with support from the country director, CMTs and global operations manager. The role holder plans, implements, manages the work of the department but is required to coordinate with other per department managers for maximum quality. S/he also coordinates the work with team members including direct reports.

The successful candidate will have:

  • At least five years operational experience
  • At least two years managing large teams of national and international staff in a developing country
  • Degree in operations related discipline
  • Experience with international NGO, with focus on supply chain and security management
  • Experience of working in insecure locations / humanitarian environment
  • Understanding of end-to-end supply chain processes and how to deliver effectively and efficiently Understanding of safety and security principles and management processes
  • Understanding of procurement procedures and can demonstrate examples of putting these procedures into practice
  • Financial, budgetary and excel skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft systems and packages (Windows, Office, Outlook)
  • Organisational and personal time management skills