The Outreach and Workforce Planning Section of the United Nations’ Department of Field Support is pleased to share the following job opening for circulation throughout your networks. Arabic- and French-speakers, as well as qualified women, are especially encouraged to apply. All applicants are kindly requested to include "outreachforpeace" in the subject line of their cover letter.
PRINCIPAL LOGISTICS OFFICER, D1, Multiple Duty Stations
Deadline: 20 August, 2015
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Within the context of peace operations, Logistics experts deliver common services through civilian and military capabilities. This enables specialists to maintain control of all logistics operations required by mission support for mandate implementation. This position requires a minimum of 15 years of progressively responsible experience managing supply chain operations. Management experience and technical leadership skills in a complex environment and in an international environment is required.
The provision of logistics support in peace operations includes the following components: supply, rations for military personnel, engineering, contingent-owned equipment, property management, cartographic and medical support. Experts in these fields must be sufficiently flexible to adapt to rapidly changing circumstances on the ground so that substantive operations are properly supported.
Thank you in advance for your support.
Amanda GEHLE (Ms.)
Outreach and Workforce Planning Section
Field Personnel Division
Department of Field Support