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Front Desk – Supply Chain

Mexico (Mexico)

  • Organization: CIMMYT - International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center
  • Location: Mexico (Mexico)
  • Grade: FG I, Function Group 1, Contract Agent - Administrative support
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Logistics
    • Supply Chain
  • Closing Date: 2019-11-12

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The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center, known by its Spanish acronym, CIMMYT®, is a not-for-profit agricultural research for development organization with partners in over 100 countries. Please refer to our website for more information: www.cimmyt.org

CIMMYT is seeking a dynamic, self-motivated, and service-oriented professional for the position of Front Desk to work in the Corporate Services Program (CSP) in Global Logistics Team/Supply Chain.

The position is based at CIMMYT’s campus in Texcoco, State of Mexico, located 45 km northeast of Mexico City, Mexico.

Specific duties:

  • Be the focal point for communication and advisory with programs from the stage of identifying their needs and final delivery of goods and services.
  • Identify programs requirements for products, services and collaboration.
  • Quarterly revision with programs about capex, budget and special projects.
  • Acknowledge receipt of requisition orders.
  • Propose purchasing best practices and compliance to programs.
  • Support of internal users’ topics of supply chain related.
  • Requisition order management based in the new ax dynamics / C-Store.
  • Provide visibility to internal users about any requisitions orders raised to supply chain management.
  • Maintenance of the Supply Chain Track and Trace following report.
  • Fill the assessment requirements template identify important information with users.

Required academic qualifications, skills and attitudes:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in International Trade, Logistics, Business Administration or related fields.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in performing similar roles.
  • Resilient work under different level of pressure.
  • Intermediate level in English language is required (English test will be administered; candidate must score a minimum of B2 as per CEFR).
  • The selected candidate must exhibit the following competencies: Teamwork, Time Management, Communication, Pro-Activity and Customer orientation.
  • The candidate must exhibit sense of urgency and commitment to his responsibilities and deadlines.

CIMMYT offers an attractive remuneration package and support for continuous professional development. In addition to the provisions of the Mexican Labor Law our package of benefits includes year-end bonus (40 days), vacation premium (56%), life and medical insurance, supermarket coupons, savings fund, social Mexican benefits (IMSS, SAR / Infonavit).

Candidates must apply online to M19211 Front Desk. Screening and follow up will begin on Tuesday, July 23, 2019. For more information on the recruitment process, please contact Karen Luna (k.luna@cgiar.org).

 Please note only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Foreign national candidates must have legal documents to work in Mexico.

This position will remain open until filled. 

CIMMYT is an equal opportunity employer. It fosters a multicultural work environment that values gender equality, teamwork, and respect for diversity. Women are encouraged to apply.

We do our best to provide you the most accurate info, but closing dates may be wrong on our site. Please check on the recruiting organization's page for the exact info. Candidates are responsible for complying with deadlines and are encouraged to submit applications well ahead.
Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
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