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Welthungerhilfe Burundi: Expert Logistics

Expert Logistics
Welthungerhilfe Burundi

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The position is to be filled as soon as possible, with an initial contract duration of one year. Employment location will be Kirundo with frequent trips to Bujumbura, Burundi.

As Expert Logistics you will be responsible for the accurate implementation of logistic standards and all processes related to procurement, logistics etc. in Burundi according to internal and donor regulations.

Your responsibilities

  • Establish an efficient warehouse and store management system in Kirundo and Bujumbura
  • Establish and update a database of local suppliers, specifying the criteria of quality, price, service, ethics etc.
  • Prepare procurement plans for all projects and ensure their execution
  • Regularly organize (at least once a month) the inspection of all stocks according to the specific requirements of each piece of equipment and according to the requirements of the donors (palletisation, shelving etc.)
  • Organize quarterly stock inventories
  • Prepare monthly fuel and consumption reports and provide feedback if necessary
  • Regularly evaluate the staff under your leadership and implement a capacity building plan
  • Actively participate in all training sessions organized in your favor

Your profile

  • A university or polytechnic degree in logistics, development cooperation/humanitarian aid or a similar qualification commensurate with the position
  • 2 to 5 years professional experience working in the global south
  • Experience working in east african region and with EU based Fundings (EUROPAID, BMZ AA)
  • Coordination and organization skills – even under a high workload
  • Broad intercultural competence and ability to cope in an international team
  • Excellent spoken and written French is mandatory, English/Swahili and/or Kirundi would be an asset

Our offer

We offer you the opportunity to work in a responsible and interesting field as part of an extremely dedicated team. Welthungerhilfe attaches great importance to the personal and professional development of its employees and the balance of their work and private life. This includes flexible working hours as well as working from home. Remuneration is based on our gender-independent salary scale. In addition, Welthungerhilfe offers numerous other benefits, which are listed under "Our benefits".

*We welcome applications from all people, regardless of gender, confession, or origin. In case of equal qualification, people with disabilities will be given preferential consideration.

esoko | Expert Logistics

Welthungerhilfe Burundi (ONG)

9, Avenue du Coton, Bujumbura


Welthungerhilfe has a vision of a world in which everyone can lead a self-determined life in dignity and justice, free from hunger and poverty. Hunger is the biggest solvable problem in the world. Welthungerhilfe wants to do all it can to find a lasting solution to this problem. “Zero Hunger wherever we work by 2030“ – this is the clear goal for the organisation with reference to the Sustainable Development Goals defined in its strategy.


A world in which everyone has the chance to claim their right to an independent life with dignity and justice, free from hunger and poverty.

We fight against global hunger and for sustainable food security. This includes promoting site-oriented agriculture, access to clean water, environmentally friendly energy supplies and improving health and education.

Helping people to help themselves

Our aim is to improve people’s lives sustainably in the long term. We work using the principle of “help for self-help”. Our actions are guided by the conviction that all people are equal in value, they have inalienable rights, and they should be able to control ...

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