AAR CORP WASS Logistics Advisor (Pending Contract Award) TCN in NAIROBI, Kenya

Title: WASS Logistics Advisor (Pending Contract Award) TCN

Location: Kenya-Nairobi

Job Number: 9249

Pending Contract Award

SUMMARY:

This on-site advisor is responsible for training and monitoring activities for students learning how to perform logistics, shipping/receiving, stocking, potentially basic procurement and supply for supporting a small number of aircraft. This role is a liaison between the customer, students and contractor staff and supports the on-site execution of logistics, supply and support functions.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES ANDRESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Excellenttraining skills. Patient, thorough and persistent.

  • Reports inwriting and orally to contractor management and governmentrepresentatives.

  • Anticipates problems and works to mitigate anticipated problems.

  • Provides technical direction for specific projects assigned.

  • Serves as a technical authority for various functional areas.

  • Ensures tasks are completed within estimated time frames and budgetconstraints.

  • Schedules and assigns duties within the responsible areas.

  • Conducts the research necessary to develop and revise Host Nation trainingplan.

  • Prepares and delivers appropriate training.

  • Provides daily supervision and direction to students and staff.

  • Monitors task progression and keeps the Site Manager, Director and DeputyDirector abreast of all problems and accomplishments.

  • Responsible for directing and managing all logistics, procurement and supportservices functions in a high-visibility, fast-paced international settings

  • Ensures the maintenance and monitoring of established inventory min/max levels.

  • Ensuresproper document management procedures are imbedded and followed.

  • Overseesshipping and receiving to include order, receipt, inventory and storage ofmaterials.

  • Understandall logistic requirements for the DoS location assigned.

  • Shall not serve in any other capacity within this contract or any other.

  • Determines logistic support sequences and time phasing for the site.

  • Anticipate logistics problems related to operational areas and environmentaland human factors and determines contingency requirements and solutions.

  • Design and conduct research or technical studies to support logisticfunctions.

  • Work closely with the Country Site Manager to facilitate continuous anduninterrupted operations

Qualifications:

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education:

  • Bachelordegree from four-year College or University; or equivalent combination ofeducation and experience.

Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum ten (10) yearslogistics experience.

  • Must possess and/or obtain either a Moderate Risk Public Trust (MRPT) or a Secret Security Clearance, as required for the position, prior to hire.

  • Effective communications skills in English

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKINGCONDITIONS:

  • Thephysical demands and work environment characteristics described here arerepresentative of those that must be met be an employee to successfully performthe essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made toenable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Whileperforming the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit,stand, bend, reach, and move about the facility. Candidates should be able toadapt to a traditional business environment. In addition, this positionrequires the use of a computer, intermittent standing, walking, sitting,squatting, stretching, and bending throughout the workday. Must be able to seeand hear, or use prosthetics that will

Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran