Officer - Logistics, COVID-19 Response

Save The Children Bangladesh has established a Severe Acute Respiratory Infection Isolation and Treatment Centre (SARI ITC) in Teknaf Upazila of Cox's Bazar District. This centre provides services for Forcefully Displaced Myanmar Nationals (FDMN) and Host Communities. Save the Children ensures appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for everyone associated with treatment, care or services in SATI ITC.

We invite interested and potential candidates to apply for the above mentioned position. Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. Minimum requirements will be flexible for the potential female candidates.

The Role
This Officer- Logistics is responsible for ensuring efficient, timely delivery of goods/services to program and operation teams. S/he generates a stock movement plan to ensure safe movement of stocks and follows SCI endorsed procedures and guidelines of stock deliveries to the hospital stores. S/he also ensures that generator is fully functional round the clock and keeps all logistical transactions (e.g. purchase requests, waybills, stock control, asset tracking, etc.) are recorded in an orderly manner.

Qualifications and Experience

  • At least 3 years’ experience in supply chain function, particularly in logistics management
  • Knowledge of health program operations in humanitarian response context
  • Demonstrated experience of logistics management in health care or hospital setting
  • Very good communication, coordination and organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment, and establish harmonious and effective working relationships both within and outside the organization
  • Willingness and ability to work in a high-risk work environment in this COVID-19 pandemic context
  • Ability to work with and maintain a positive team dynamic in a challenging environment
  • Proficiency in MS Office, experience on any MIS software will be a plus
  • Bachelor Degree, preferably in Business Studies

Contract length: Up to 30 September, 2021
Job Location: Teknaf
Number of vacancies: 1 (One)

The Organisation
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
• No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
• All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
• Violence against children is no longer tolerated

We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.

Application Information

Please apply using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a single document. Please also include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations.

For detailed job description and to apply online, please visit:

Application deadline: 26 April, 2021

Only short listed candidates will be invited for interview
‘Save the Children promotes diversity in its workforce’

We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

All employees are expected to carry out their duties in accordance with our global anti-harassment policy.