Ended Logistician (2)

The Job

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an independent, neutral organization ensuring humanitarian protection and assistance for victims of war and armed violence. Please visit www.icrc.org for more information.

The ICRC is looking for a suitable candidate to fill the position of:


Contract type: Open-ended

Number of Posts: 2 Post

Grade: B2

Duty station: Marib



Logistician provides technical and operational support in the areas of purchasing, warehousing, stock management, import-export activities and statistics, in accordance with the ICRC’s logistics standards and local legislation.   S/He will be responsible for supporting the operations on the field in all phases of the Marib Office Operational Plan within his/her specific geographical area of responsibility ( that are Marib Governorate with priorities to pre-identified districts in Marib Governorate and explorative areas/ districts in Al Jawf Governorate and Al Bhaida Governorate, prevalently under GOY. This in full respect of the ICRC code of conduct and quality standards procedures. The evolution of the conflict might imply a changing to new priorities zone on the frontline areas that will be incorporate in the FO priorities.  

Accountabilities & Responsibilities

  • May manage and ensure proper filing for some of the following supply-chain activities depending on the size of the operation:
  • Supply-chain management and planning (manages and follows up on requests, provides customer desk service and carries out related reporting).
  • Participation in purchase planning (purchase orders, request orders, supplier files, etc.).
  • Warehouse management.
  • Implementation and follow-up for financial and administrative procedures.


  • Understands and supervises the Performance Management & Development (PMD) activities for employees under their supervision
  • Makes sure that deadlines for the PMD cycle are met
  • Engages in ongoing and continuous feedback and support, particularly for employees under their supervision, but also other staff members
  • Organizes regular meetings within their team to ensure optimal coordination of the work and proper flow of information
  • Ensures that job descriptions for employees under their supervision are up to date; seeks feedback and support from the HR Department if needed
  • Plans and coordinates the annual leave of the employees under their supervision ensuring continuity of the operations throughout the year and making sure that there are no outstanding holiday balances at the end of the year
  • Coordinates and supports the employees under their supervision in their personal development by coaching and advising them on internal and external training and development possibilities

Scope & Impact

  • Office based in Marib City with an AoR covering Marib Governorate, Al Jafw and Al-Bhaida Governorate. Support to the operation can be extended to the Sahyoun area (supply, WH, movement to and from Sahyoun airport).


  • Internally, interacts with staff in the division and associated divisions at the delegation and with technical reference persons at headquarters.
  • Externally, develops and maintains working relationships with suppliers and other contacts relevant to their work.

Certifications/Education Required

  •  Bachelors or technical degree in logistics or equivalent experience.
  •  Good command (spoken and written) of English and/or French.
  •  Computer proficiency and knowledge of specialized software

Professional Experience Required

  • 3 years' experience, preferably in commercial, military or humanitarian logistics.
  • ICRC field experience an asset.
How to Apply
  • Letter of Motivation in English
  • C.V. in English (maximum 3 pages);
  • Copies of the Academic Certificates, Work Certificates, and Letters of Recommendation if any.

Please send your applications by email to: san_hr_services@icrc.org

 Indicating in the subject line: Logistician

Applications with no clear indication of the subject will not be considered

Deadline to send your application: 20.10.2020

  • Employer: ICRC
  • Category: Logistics
  • Location: Ma'rib
  • Posted on: 6 October 2020
  • Deadline: 20 October 2020