Logistics Specialist

Industry Sector:
International Public Sector
Type of contract:

Logistics Specialist

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Your task

The ICRC logistic specialist is the backbone of ICRC assistance activities. He/she is responsible for procurement, ensures warehouse maintenance, deals with customs formalities, monitor stock levels, draws up budgets with the delegation administrator, analyses costs, trains and supervises local personnel.

Selection requirements

  • Minimum age 25
  • Prepared to accept unaccompanied postings (i.e. no spouse, partner, children or dependents) for the first two missions (minimum 12 months each)
  • Excellent command of English and French compulsary
  • Recognized education in logistic (Supply Chain, Purchasing, import/export, transport, warehouse management, etc …)
  • Minimum 3 years professional experience in logistics
  • Humanitarian field experience an asset
  • Driving licence (for manual transmission vehicles)
  • Fully conversant with IT tools

Your profile

  • Strongly motivated by humanitarian work
  • Capable of leading a multicultural team
  • Responsible and well-organized
  • Able to work under pressure in a potentially dangerous environment

What we offer

  • An opportunity to practise your profession in a setting of humanitarian endeavour
  • A multicultural working environment

Please note that owing to the ICRC’s working procedures and principles, in particular the principle of neutrality, we cannot assign personnel to a country of which they are a national.


International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

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