Logistic & Procurement Officer Recruitment at Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi)


Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi) is a non-profit organization that promotes socio-economic development by supporting global health and economic initiatives in Nigeria. AHNi currently has its headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria.

To strengthen this operations and interventions in the country, we are seeking qualified candidates for the position below:

Job Position: Logistic & Procurement Officer

Job Location: Abuja
Project: UNHCR
Contract Type: Fixed Term

Project Overview

  • UNHCR, National Commission for Refugees Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (NCFRMI) and the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) are leading the refugee response effort in Nigeria to ensure that Cameroonian refugees receive protection and assistance. Response efforts are delivered under the overall leadership of the host government and alongside the Refugee Coordination Model.
  • The conflict in north-east Nigeria has resulted in widespread displacement, violations of international humanitarian and human rights law, protection risks and a deepening humanitarian crisis.
  • The crisis continues to uproot lives of thousands of children, women and men and is adding to the long history of marginalization and chronic under-development. In the three most affected states of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe, 7.7 million people need humanitarian assistance, more than 50 per cent of whom are children. In areas recently retaken by the government vulnerable host populations are in critical need of humanitarian interventions including food, water, sanitation, protection, education, shelter and health services.

Job Description

  • Logistic & Procurement Officer under operational supervision from the Senior Program Officer, will assist in the planning and implementation of systems and policies that guide all operations related to procuring supplies and services (in accordance with AHNi policy) in support of the state office and on the projects.
  • S/he will also assist in managing grants and contracting functions.

Minimum Requirements

  • HND in relevant field with short courses on logistics and supply chain management.
  • Prior procurement and logistics experience in humanitarian sector preferably INGO is required.
  • Demonstrated success in multicultural environments is an advantage.
  • Familiarity with donor-funded procurement rules and regulations (experience with USAID procurement a plus.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward Suitability Statement (Application) and Resume as a single MS Word document to: AHNi-LabJobs@ahnigeria.org with the Job Title and Location clearly indicated as the subject of the mail.

Note

  • AHNi is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
  • Only applications sent electronically (I.e. by e-mail) with the Job Title and Location clearly indicated as the subject of the mail will be considered.
  • AHNI does not charge candidates a fee for a test or interview.