MSF Switzerland Base Logistics Job


Job Description

Medecins Sans Frontieres – Switzerland Kenya Mission
MSF Switzerland (MSFCH) is a humanitarian medical organization providing emergency medical aid to populations in need.

Job Title: Base Logistician

Location: Coordination Office, Nairobi

Start date: ASAP

Length of contract: One year with possibility of extension

The selected candidate will be reporting to the Project Logistics Manager / Logistics Coordinator and he/she will provide logistical support to the project.

Main Tasks include, but not limited to:

  • Fleet management with the mission
  • Repairs and maintenance of facilities to ensure facilities remain in good state
  • Power supply and cold chain management
  • Security management
  • Equipment management
  • Expatriate support visiting the Capital.


  • Certificate or Diploma in technical skills (motor vehicle, electrical installations or WATSAN) preferred.
  • At least 2 years’ experience is desirable. Previous MSF experience is an advantage.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, strong initiative, able to handle complex assignments with proactive attitude
  • Organized, autonomous and attentive to details
  • Punctual, reliable and flexible to work long hours when required
  • Computer literacy with practical use of MS-Office applications an advantage

How to Apply

If you meet the above requirements, please send your CV, motivation letter on or before 10th September 2015 to We apologize that due to the volume of application we receive; only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.