Malaria Consortium Recruitment for Country Operations Manager

Malaria Consortium, is one of the world's leading non-profit organisations, which is dedicated to the comprehensive control of malaria and other communicable diseases in Africa and Southeast Asia. Malaria Consortium (MC) works to improve lives in Africa and Asia through sustainable, evidence-based programmes that combat targeted diseases and promote child and maternal health. Malaria Consortium has been in operations in Nigeria since 2008 to fully establish its long-term commitment.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Country Operations Manager (COM)
Job Location: Nigeria

Job Description

  • Country Operations Manager will work in close collaboration with country office leadership to ensure the operational excellence of Malaria Consortium’s programmes and offices including the efficient delivery of supplies and services on time at value for money and the safety and security of its staff and other resources.

Essential Qualifications and Experience

  • Educated at a Masters level in relevant discipline or equivalent professional experience
  • Demonstrated success as a supply chain leader across all disciplines including planning, procurement, transportation, fleet, warehousing and distribution, within regional or national environment.
  • Hands on-leader who is a strong motivator
  • Strong proficiency with using MS Excel and data analytics
  • Up to date knowledge of best practice using advanced operational and quality tools.
  • Experience in designing, writing and implementing policies and procedures.
  • Experienced in security and safety management in diverse operating environment including those similar to the North Eastern part of Nigeria
  • Strong knowledge of major donors’ (USAID, DFID, UNITAID, BMGF, Global Fund, EU) policies and procedures regards to procurement, grant and financial management
  • Practised in contract negotiation and management

15th September, 2017.