Sep 2, 2015

Logistics & Security Manager (Kenya Based)

Employer:Emergency Aid NGO
Location: Eastern & Southern Africa

Diakonie Emergency Aid  Regional Office Nairobi seeks to recruit a suitable candidate to fill the following position; Logistics & Security Manager –Eastern and Southern Africa 

Reporting to the Regional Director 

Her/his duties will include to: 
To oversee general aspects of DKH logistics operations including Procument, Warehousing, Asset management and Fleet management. 
Revise the Regional Office HSS Plan in line with recommendations of Diakonie HQ 
Update and disseminate security incident reports to Diakonie Staff and Diakonie HQ 
Focus on travel planning, security scanning during trips and eventual relocations/evacuations Immediately report all security-related incidents involving Diakonie staff and eligible dependents to the Regional Director 
Responsible for security monitoring, liaison with national authorities, law enforcement, UN Agencies, and NGOs to ensure a smooth flow of security information Knowledge, Skills and Abilities 
Proven Experience in the participation of HSS process in minimum one Organization. ( please refer in your application) 
Bachelor Degree in Arts, Social Sciences, Management,Business or a related Logistics & Security field. However, a diploma backed by strong relevant technical experience will also be considered 
At least 5 years relevant experience, preferably in NGO Security Management environment Proven experience of working in a conflict/post-conflict or crisis environment with NGOs is a must 
Must be willing and be able to travel extensively in Eastern and Southern Africa 

How To Apply:
To receive an application form, send an email to: 

Applications must include an application form, cover letter and a daytime telephone number. The deadline for submission of applications is Monday, 7th September 2015. All applications should be sent to: 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.