Driver - Juba, South Sudan (National)


Mission

Geneva Call is a neutral and impartial non-governmental organisation dedicated to promoting respect for international humanitarian norms in armed conflict and other situations of violence. Geneva Call’s mission is to ensure that armed groups and de facto authorities (AGDA) respect International Humanitarian Law and basic humanitarian principles in the areas where they fight or they control. 

Geneva Call consists of many diverse nationalities, cultures, languages and opinions. Geneva Call is an inclusive working environment for all its staff.  Applications are particularly encouraged from all qualified candidates without distinction on the grounds of race, colour, sex, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity.  


Role

Under the supervision of Support Coordinator, the Driver support the effective operation of the Geneva Call (GC) Logistics Team and related programme activities located in Juba/South Sudan Office, by providing general logistics assistance in accordance with GC policies and procedures and relevant donor guidelines.

Main activities

  • Responsible for pickups and drop offs of staff to and from the Office and airstrip.
  • Maintain the vehicle logbook for all trips
  • In liaison with the line manager, arrange for repairs and servicing 
  • Management of the car pool, including vehicle allocation and the preparation of the monthly fleet report 
  • Provide assistance in local procurement, in accordance with GC procurement procedures and thresholds, including obtaining quotations, handling cash purchases, and receiving deliveries in the field office.
  • Assist in stock management
  • Assist in the filing (physical and electronic) of accurate and up-to-date departmental documents, in accordance with GC’s logistics and finance policies and procedures
  • Any other general fleet & logistics assistance as directed by line management

Main qualifications

Education and experience
  • Valid South Soudan driver’s license;
  • High School Certificate is a plus- preferred in Mechanical work or any related Field of Vehicle Mechanic and Driving;
  • Experience from working as a Driver Mechanic and/or Driver in a humanitarian/recovery context;
  • At least 3 year and up to 5 years of experience in working as a Driver Mechanic/Driver in a humanitarian/recovery context in a similar organisation;
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts.

Technical skills
  • Technical proficiency in vehicle maintenance;
  • Excellent knowledge and respect of the South Sudanese Traffic Rules of the Road Safety;
  • First aid training completed;
  • Good interpersonal skills, punctuality;
  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-cultural team;
  • Affinity with Geneva Call mandate and principles;
  • Basic computer skills in Microsoft Office (MS Excel, Word, and Outlook).

Languages
Some knowledge of English and Juba Arabic.

Personal skills
  • Strong logic and organizational skills, flexibility and adaptability to change;
  • Understanding and respect for organizational principles, vision, mission and confidentiality;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Good attention to detail;
  • Ability to work in a team and multicultural environment; Ability to understand and implement organisational and donor policies;
  • Ability to take responsibility, proactive and efficient functioning, strong communication skills.


Conflict of interest

Any candidate affiliated to, or openly supporting, one or more interest groups opposed to the Foundation’s principles and values, or whose previous position could engender safety issues for co-workers at Appel de Genève / Geneva Call, will be excluded from this selection process. The employee will be accountable for the responsibilities and the competencies, in accordance with the Geneva Call Performance Management guidelines. The following documents will be used for performance reviews:
  • Job Description
  • Action plan
  • Performance Review Template

 

Conditions

  • Position : Driver
  • Type of Contract: Fixed term contract (National position)
  • Activity rate: 100%
  • Work place: Juba, South Sudan
  • Preferred start date: as soon as possible

Application

No later than 5 July 2023.

All applications will be kept confidential.  Please note only shortlisted candidate will be contacted for further process.ted candidate will be contacted for further process.