The Supply Chain Specialist design an effective supply chain program to promote quality programming in the region. Will lead IMC Logistics Department operational support structure, committed to provide reliable and timely program activities support, evaluate the types of market available within South Sudan, determine what this markets can offer in terms range of materials supplies, products and services. To determine the geographical distribution and nature of the local markets, analyze human resources available to support the supply chain and come up with supply chain ‘best’ practice of other organizations operating in South Sudan that can be mirrored as per of benchmarking.KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
1: Leading supply chain – focusing on procurements (Local and Global):
The Supply Chain Specialist jobholder will have a clear understanding of the daily procurement activities at a task level in Juba, South Sudan. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function with or without reasonable accommodation. The tactical, implementation of work should focus on:
2. Communication and upward feedback: Communication will be important in the success of the role. The Supply Chain Specialist will need to clearly articulate any significant risks, issues and successes to the appropriate senior logistics personnel and all involved parties, in a concise and timely manner. This will include:
3. Mentoring and capacity building:The Supply Chain Specialist will spend time mentoring the logistics support staff to develop their working capacity and skills through directly applicable training and education. The role will also provide a foundation for career progression to logistics support staff. These mentoring and capacity building requirements will should be achieved through:
4. Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse:
5. Compliance & Ethics: Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity.