Project Supply Chain Manager job at Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)

Vacancy title:
Project Supply Chain Manager

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Management ]

Jobs at:

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)

Deadline of this Job:
15 June 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Tanzania , Dar es Salaam , East Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, June 08, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Project Supply Chain Manager

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. MSF offers assistance to people based on need, irrespective of race, religion, gender or political affiliation. MSF is therefore guided by the principles of neutrality and impartiality. These principles must apply to all MSF staff.

Main Purpose

Support the Deputy Coordinator Supply Chain in defining, coordinating and monitoring the supply chain activities in Coordination according to MSF protocols, standards and procedures in order to ensure the optimal running of supply activities in mission.
• In collaboration with the Supply Chain Coordinator or, planning, establishing and reviewing the
• supply activities in the mission including its budget, in order to identify and optimize the response
• to the needs of the mission and the targeted population
• Monitoring and ensuring the efficient and smooth running of the following supply activities in the
• coordination: order processing, local purchase management, physical (warehousing) and
• administrative (management of movements) stock management, freight management, supply administration and implementation of standard supply tools (UF, Portal, etc.)
• Ensuring the availability of relevant management data to the owners of the stock, project and
• capital coordination (expired drugs, risk of shortages, stock reports, lead time, pipeline, etc.)
• . • Support the Deputy Coordinator Supply Chain in Managing the supply team in the coordination, and in collaboration with the DCSC, participating in the planning and implementation of HR
• associated processes (recruitment, training, briefing/debriefing, evaluation, detection of potential,
• development and communication) of the staff under his/her responsibility in order to ensure both the sizing and the amount of knowledge required to correctly perform all supply activities
• Participating in monthly reporting according to guidelines

Minimum Educational Qualification:
• Essential degree and specialization in Logistics/Supply Chain


• Essential in supply chain management (minimum 2 years) and in organization of supply
• administration and procedures
• Desirable understanding of MSF Field Logistics (general knowledge of MSF equipment and kits)
• Knowledge of Tanzania importation laws, understand the supply contexts and challenges in the
• country with practical experiences

• Fluent oral and written English and Swahili (speak, read and write)

Competences and main skills:
• Essential computer literacy (word, excel, power point and logistics / supply chain ERP)
• Detail-oriented, team spirit, verbal communication skills, organisational skills, flexibility, stress and time management
• Strategical thinking, results and quality orientation, planning and organization, initiative and innovation
• Adhesion to MSF principles and MSF charter

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 24

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

Please send your application to the email address The applications can also be submitted at MSF offices situated at Hamza Aziz Street, Kahama Court, Masaki, Dar es Salaam or in Nduta Refugees Camp, Kibondo District.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Tanzania
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 15 June 2022
Duty Station: Dar es Salaam
Posted: 08-06-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 08-06-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 08-06-2065
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