Vacancy Notice No. VA/UNOPS/016/2019
Category/grade: UNOPS LICA-4
Post Number : One position Type of contract : UNOPS Local Individual Contractor- for 6 months
Date of Issue: 15 May 2019
The effective date of assignment: As soon as possible Operational Context:
In response to the Rohingya refugee flow since 25 August 2017, which exceeded 790,000 persons of concern as of today scattered over six (6) makeshift settlement, six new spontaneous settlement and two host community locations, activation of ``Emergency Level 3`` prompted a massive and continuous response by the Supply team. Activities pertaining to the supply chain function including planning, sourcing, transport, shipping, customs clearance, and warehousing are of paramount importance for the successful implementation of complex operational needs, including Office and staff needs. Supply Unit in Cox`s Bazaar is responsible for coordination and implementation of the supply activities at the level of the whole UNHCR Operation in Bangladesh.
The incumbent is supervised by a higher level supply position in the office and receives regular guidance and instructions form the supervisor on successive steps. S/he maintains regular contact on a working level on routine issues with other UNHCR offices, UN agencies, NGOs, government partners and commercial contractors in the area to facilitate the operation. The duty of the incumbent is to support and monitor the management of material resources within the geographical area covered by the office while exercising efficiency in the use of those resources.