Vehicle fleet manager

Multiple locations

The ICRC vehicle fleet manager supervises the road transport movements in the infrastructure of delegations, sub-delegations and local offices. In addition to maintenance and planning of the vehicles (both trucks, heavy-duty 4x4 and light cars), he/she should also be the guardian of good usage and knowledge of the vehicles by the users.

Your task

Management and maintenance of generators is also part of his/her duties. He/she is the responsible to technically recruit, manage and train technicians (mechanics), assistants and drivers. Dealing with local authorities for vehicles registrations, insurances and accidents, he/she is the focal point of delegations road movements.

Selection requirements

  • Ideal age: 30 to 50
  • Prepared to accept unaccompanied postings "(i.e. no spouse, partner, children or dependents) for the first two missions (minimum 12 months each)
  • Excellent command of English and French
  • Post-secondary qualification or recognized certificate in light and heavy vehicles technology
  • Sound theoretical and practical knowledge of 3 phases current
  • Developed administrative knowledge in vehicle management
  • Logistic skills for transport setup
  • Driving licence (category C-E would be an asset)
  • Fully conversant with IT tools (and fleet management software)

Your profile

  • Strongly motivated by humanitarian work
  • Responsible and possessing sound judgement
  • Capable of working in a team
  • Able to and interested in training and supervising others
  • Able to work under pressure in a dangerous environment
  • Strong technical and management interest in vehicle industry

What we offer

  • An opportunity to practise your profession in a setting of humanitarian endeavour
  • A multicultural working environment
  • A very broad and motivating working environment
  • Opportunities for in-house, in-service training
  • Generous social benefits

Please note that owing to the ICRC's working procedures and principles, in particular the principle of neutrality, we cannot assign personnel to a country of which they are a national.

Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.
  • Organization: ICRC - International Committee of the Red Cross
  • Location: Multiple locations
  • Grade: Mid/Senior
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Management, Administration and Finance
  • Closing Date:

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