|JOB TITLE:||National Logistics Officer|
|TYPE OF CONTRACT:||NOB – Fixed Term (Dar Port Operations)|
|DUTY STATION (City, Country):||Dar es Salaam – Tanzania|
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The United Nations World Food Programme is the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide. The mission of WFP is to help the world achieve Zero Hunger in our lifetimes. Every day, WFP works worldwide to ensure that no child goes to bed hungry and that the poorest and most vulnerable, particularly women and children, can access the nutritious food they need.
STANDARD MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
|Education:||Advanced University degree in Transport Economics, Supply Chain, Shipping, Logistics, or other relevant fields.|
|Languages:||International Professional: Fluency (level C) in the English language.|
The National Logistics Officer (Shipping / Ports Operations – NOB), will report to the Head of Logistics.
To contribute mainly to daily planning and coordination of WFP shipping and port operations at Dar Es Salaam Port, including monitoring of services provided by contracted external organizations to ensure cost-effective operations and that, set objectives are achieved in full. To lead the good coordination with WFP Shipping Agents/Port Authorities for prompt berthing and smooth discharge/loading operations and ensure all required contract modalities are in place prior to shipments/vessels arrivals and efficient shipments receipts, warehousing, and dispatches to the regional destinations including Tanzania, DRC, Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, and South Sudan.
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)
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OTHER SPECIFIC JOB REQUIREMENTS
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Only qualified Tanzanian nationals should apply for this position.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS
The deadline for applications is 13 May 2023.
WFP has a zero-tolerance approach to conduct such as fraud, sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination. All selected candidates will be expected to adhere to WFP’s standards of conduct and will therefore undergo rigorous background verification internally or through third parties. Selected candidates will also be required to provide additional information as part of the verification exercise. Misrepresentation of information provided during the recruitment process may lead to disqualification or termination of employment
WFP will not request payment at any stage of the recruitment process including at the offer stage. Any requests for payment should be refused and reported to local law enforcement authorities for appropriate action.