Logistics Manager and Support Disaster Health Care


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


About

Logistics Manager and Support individuals for Disaster response Health Care NGO

Global Outreach Doctors is rapidly expanding. GoDocs is interviewing for a volunteer logistics manager and support individuals to coordinate all aspects of personnel managment and operational needs including pre-deployment, deployment and post deployment needs for healthcare disasters. You will report to the president and medical directors.

This is a virtual position. The manager role requires 15-20 hours a week of phone/conference calls, emails, web based research, supervision of support individuals etc. We request a 1 year commitment.

The logistics support position(s) require small amounts of time on a daily basis to check emails, and occasionally larger chunks of time to work on specific projects (total 7-10 hrs/week). This volunteer work should be able to be performed without affecting a full-time job. We request a 6 month commitment.


Job Location

Virtual

Duration

Manager: 1 year

Support: 6 months

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist a healthcare NGO with logistics and human resources so that medical teams can be deployed with short notice to international and domestic disasters.

  • Work with President and Logistics Manager to develop optimal ways of documenting and managing logistics.

  • Organize meetings using Vyte and Google Business Apps. Ensure meetings have proper documentation.

  • Ensure all volunteers have proper documents on file and are ready to be deployed straightaway.

  • Option may be available to join the team on deployments depending on the nature of the disaster.

Requirements

Global health passion. Curiosity about optimal problem solving. Excellent organizational skills. Attention to details. Fast email response times. Mastery of English. Knowledge of internet and social media. Familiarity with Google Apps. Ownership of a laptop, tablet, and smartphone required. Reliable internet access required. Training will be provided.


Application

Please email info@globaloutreachdoctors.org with:

  1. Your name, email, phone number, and available interview times in the body of the email.

  2. Your curriculum vitae in a Google Docs format

  3. A second Google Docs document that has one short paragraph about what you would like to learn about global health with this volunteer work.





Skills

  • Disaster Response
  • Human Resources Assistance
  • Healthcare
  • Management
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • 10-15 h/wk prior to deployments.

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