GPSU Assistant - Prepositioning and Warehousing Management

GPSU Assistant - Prepositioning and Warehousing Management

International Organization for Migration
Metro Manila / NCR
3 - 13 Years
795089 - 795090 PHP

Job Description

Position Title: GPSU Assistant – Prepositioning and Warehousing Management
Duty Station: Manila (Global) Administrative Centre, Philippines
Classification: General Service/G-5
Type of Appointment: Fixed term, one year with possibility of extension
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible
Closing Date: January 23, 2020


Today, IOM operates in 400 offices across more than 100 countries, with an operating budget of approximately USD 1.8Bn in 2018, mainly through member states contributions and donor funding. IOM is currently undertaking an institutional review of key business operating processes under the initiative Internal Governance Framework (IGF), with procurement and supply chain (PSC) identified as one of the initial pilot areas.
The overarching goal of strengthening procurement and supply chain within IOM is to foster scaled synergies through strategic sourcing and collaborative partnerships, to boost procurement and supply chain efficiency along with effectiveness with regard to programme and project delivery, resulting in operational excellence. To achieve this goal, a multi-year workplan is being developed to optimize procurement and supply chain systems and processes, human resources, including capacity building, complemented by a matrix of clearly defined roles and responsibilities, outlining segregation of duties and delegation of authority that will result in greater transparency and accountability across the Organization.
Under the direct supervision of the Supply Chain Officer, and overall supervision of the Head of Global Procurement and Supply Unit (GPSU), and in close coordination with the Global Stock (GS) Manager and Procurement and Supply Chain Business Analysts, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing the prepositioning of global stock and coordinate the implementation and usage of IOM warehousing manual globally.
Required Qualifications and Experience

  • University degree in Business Administration, Logistics, Supply Chain Management or a related field from an accredited academic institution, with three years of relevant professional experience;
  • Completed High school degree from an accredited academic institution, with five years of relevant professional experience.

  • Relevant experience (i.e. assignments related to warehouse management, logistics or global procurement)
  • Experience in any UN system or any multicultural organization is an asset
  • Proficiency in SAP and MS Office applications such as Work and Excel are essential.
  • Excellent organization and analytical skills, attention to details, and ability to work with minimum supervision.

How to apply:

In order for an application to be considered valid, IOM will only accept applications which should include a cover letter (not more than one page) and résumé highlighting the required education and experience or a duly completed IOM Personal History Form. To access the form, please visit

For further details, you may visit:

For interested applicants you may send your applications to [HIDDEN TEXT] no later than 23 January 2020. VN Number and Position Title (VN 008/2020 – GPSU Assistant – Prepositioning and Warehousing Management) should be specified in the SUBJECT field.
Applications from qualified candidates are especially encouraged.
Only short-listed candidates will be invited for an interview.

Established in 1951, IOM is a Related Organization of the United Nations, and as the leading UN agency in the field of migration, works closely with governmental, intergovernmental and non-governmental partners. IOM is dedicated to promoting humane and orderly migration for the benefit of all. It does so by providing services and advice to governments and migrants.

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