OFERTA LABORAL PROGRESSIO - El Salvador ICS Logistics Officer

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Progressio has made a significant contribution to international development and human rights for more than seventy years. They support poor and marginalised people, especially women, to empower themselves – People Powered Development – by placing development workers to share skills in 12 countries, and through their international policy, advocacy and campaigning. Progressio has Catholic roots and works with people of all faiths and none. Please note that they are only able to consider candidates who are nationals or those with permanent residence in El Salvador, and able to start the contract by 5 June at the latest.

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OFERTA LABORAL PROGRESSIO - El Salvador ICS Logistics Officer

  1. 1. Progressio has made a significant contribution to international development and human rights for more than seventy years. We support poor and marginalised people, especially women, to empower themselves – People Powered Development – by placing development workers to share skills in 12 countries, and through our international policy, advocacy and campaigning. Progressio has Catholic roots and works with people of all faiths and none. El Salvador ICS Logistics Officer Based in San Salvador, El Salvador, with regular travel throughout the country Fixed term, one-year contract, paid as a Consultant, 40 hours per week £1,061 gross per month Please note that we are only able to consider candidates who are nationals or those with permanent residence in El Salvador, and able to start the contract by 5 June at the latest. Progressio is looking for a resourceful, hands-on and people-orientated individual, with an excellent knowledge of El Salvador, who is looking for a challenging new role. You will be responsible for logistical arrangements and act as the liaison between the groups of UK and national ICS volunteers in El Salvador, Progressio and the local organisations hosting the volunteers. The successful candidate will ensure that the UK and national ICS volunteers receive the support needed in order to successfully make a positive contribution to their 10 week placement in El Salvador. This post requires a confident and outgoing professional, with strong initiative and an ability to manage a demanding workload and communicate well with a wide range of people, particularly young adults. The successful candidate should have a degree in a relevant field or equivalent experience. You should have demonstrable experience in logistics, or in a similar role, meeting a wide range of requests; in the procurement of services; of working with budgets and tracking expenditure and expenditure reports; of managing and prioritising a heavy workload and multiple tasks in a fast paced environment with tight deadlines; of proactively identifying and addressing issues, and of working with people of other cultures, backgrounds and ages. An in-depth knowledge and understanding of Salvadoran culture and society; excellent attention to detail, accuracy and proven analytical and problem solving skills; the ability to organise own workload and work with minimum supervision; to approach work with energy and a positive, constructive attitude, and demonstrable interpersonal and negotiation skills, including the ability to work with and build effective relationships with individuals/groups from different cultural backgrounds and ages are essential. You should also have the ability to adapt within the working environment and cope with changing circumstances, including travelling extensively, sometimes at short notice; fluency in Spanish and a good command of written and spoken English; good computer and numeracy skills; be a national or permanent resident of El Salvador; have a driving licence and the willingness to work outside office hours and during weekends. It is essential that you complete an application form in full, as very specific information is required and will be used to decide whether or not you will be short-listed for interview. Please note that CVs/resumes will not be considered. For further information and an application form visit: www.progressio.org.uk/jobs Closing Date: 22 May 2014 Interviews (in San Salvador): 2 & 3 June 2014 Please return the completed application form to: Recruitment@progressio.org.uk

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