Logistics & Security Manager – Eastern and Southern Africa

Location:  Nairobi KenyaClosing: 5th Feb 2016

Reporting to the Regional Director

Her/his duties will include to:
To oversee general aspects of DKH logistics operations including Procurement, 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:

All applications should be sent to: xxxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxxxx.org
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.