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Operations Manager, Undisclosed Middle East

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Job ID: 14950
Date Posted: Feb 8, 2024

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We are hiring an Operations Manager to serve in an Undisclosed Middle East office. The Operations Manager is responsible for coordination and management of operation functions of the Samaritan's Purse office. Additionally, the Operations Manager supports the Senior Operations Manager to provide strategic oversight and leadership to the office in the areas of Logistics, Procurement, Warehouse, Inventory, Information Technology, Base Management, Fleet Operation, and Administration.

A day in the life of an Operations Manager:

At Samaritan's Purse, the Gospel really is the center of all we do!  We start each day with a time of devotions and spend time praying for each other, our staff and volunteers who serve around the globe. 

 

In the role of Operations Manager, you will have the opportunity to:

  •          Maintain your personal relationship with Jesus Christ and be an effective witness for Him.
  •          Support the design, implementation, and maintenance of effective procurement plans for all country programs.
  •          Help manage all aspects of logistics, both ground and air, for program and base supplies purchased in-country or in international locations.  
  •          Help to manage and ensure warehouse systems are accurate and efficient.
  •          Ensure Asset Inventory System is maintained.
  •          Support management and usage of fleet and drivers, including fleet maintenance, fuel supply and monitoring.
  •          Coordinate base management ensuring updated maintenance and base security and safety.
  •          Maintain strong security situational awareness, open communication with Senior Operations Manager, Country Director and Security team at all times.
  •          Oversee in-country Information Technology.
  •          Manage strategic relationships with customs clearance, NGO, merchants, vendors, military logistical personnel where applicable, and other significant individuals.
  •          Maintain network and awareness of local and national laws to support organizational adherence.
  •          Support the ministry's initiatives to promote integrity and accountability in all areas of operations to include, but not be limited to, safeguarding and the prevention of fraud, bribery, and corruption.

 

Learn more about serving with Samaritans Purse

Qualifications & Experience:

  •          Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in logistics/transportation/procurement or supply chain management with a minimum of three (3) to five (5) years related international work experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  •          Working knowledge of international affairs, foreign policy, and fundamental political frameworks within country of oversight.
  •          Thorough understanding of socioeconomic, cultural, and political conditions within country of oversight.
  •          Working knowledge of partnering with USAID and other governmental and non-governmental organizations.
  •          12 credit hours of college-level Biblical Studies (required); if not already completed, opportunity to meet and complete requirement is available upon hire. 

 

Job Location:  Undisclosed Middle East

 Type:  Full-Time

Language Requirement: Fluency in English (required)

Accompaniment: Un-accompanied (no spouse or family)

Travel Expectations: 60 days/annually; required travel documents and vaccinations for entry into foreign countries will be necessary

 

Benefits:

  • International medical, prescription, dental & vision insurance
  • Paid Family Medical Leave
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid holidays
  • 12 vacation/personal days
  • 10 sick days
  • Annual home leave
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