Logistics Analyst Senior - Kuwait (Secret Clearance Required)

Clearance Level
Kuwait City, Kuwait

REQ#: RQ93867

Travel Required: 75-100%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT has an exciting opportunity available for a Logistician Senior at our Regional Support Center in SWA at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait. This position requires someone with a current and active Secret clearance. This position will be to lead and manage the day to day operation of the the overall supply chain management and requires an individual who is self-motivated, able to provide clear direction and able to make command decisions on the spot in order to achieve the aims of the organization.

Note - Most logisticians work during regular business hours. When dealing with delivery problems or other logistical issues, they may work adjusted hours to ensure that operations stay on schedule.

 SPECIAL REQUIRMENT: This position requires eligibility to obtain a Kuwait Work Permit. Effective January 1, 2021, Kuwait will not issue a Work Permit to an individual who is 60 years of age or older and has only a high school education.

Role responsibilities:

  • Help to develop team.
  • Compile, submit, and analyze accurate daily, weekly, and monthly reports.
  • Responsible for overall performance of the logistical team.
  • Responsible for ensuring customer expectations are met, exceeded and managed as cost effectively as possible.
  • Responsible for inventory control to account for property received, shipped, excessed, moved or transferred.
  • Responsible for all purchasing, shipping and transportation, inventory, warehousing, and delivery activities.
  • Oversee business relationships with suppliers and customers.
  • Oversee the movement of a range of goods, people, or supplies, from common consumer goods to military supplies.
  • Oversee the full order cycle.
  • Ensure company vehicles supplied are kept clean and tidy at all times, serviced within country sponsor’s guideline, and ensure any defects are notified to correct parties and rectified in a timely manner.
  • Explain proposed solutions to customers, management, or other interested parties through written proposals and oral presentations.
  • Review proposals and performance specifications between suppliers/subcontractors and the organization.
  • Maintain strong attention to detail.
  • Maintain a positive attitude and lead a cohesive team.
  • Plan and manage logistics, inventory, transportation and customer services
  • Review the success of logistical functions and identify areas for improvement.
  • Ensure the delivery of products on time and to the right location
  • Maintain metrics and analyze data to assess performance and implement improvements.
  • Comply with laws, regulations and ISO requirements.
  • Carry out any additional duties requested by the RSC Team.

The Ideal Candidate must have:

  • Current and Active U.S. Government SECRET clearance.
  • BA or equivalent and 3 years related experience. (One year of military experience may be substituted for one year of academic requirements to fulfill the bachelors degree requirement. Master’s degree is preferred but not required.)
  • 3 to 8 years’ proven leadership experience in an industrial or commercial logistics environment.
  • Experience in stock control and asset management.
  • Extensive knowledge and/or certifications in STAMIS, GCSS and automated procurement management systems.
  • Valid drivers license.
  • Ability to perform several tasks at one time, keep detailed records, and simultaneously manage several projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent mathematical ability and ability to think critically.
  • Outstanding communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office software products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Ability to meet internal paperwork requirements.
  • Calmness under pressure.

The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • Record of successful distribution and logistics management.
  • Proficient in standard logistics software.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently and handle multiple projects.
  • Ability to use independent judgment when there are no policies or procedures in place.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding and deal with problems involving multiple variables in a variety of situations.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Experience working in hostile and austere environments.

Desirable Skills/Qualifications

  • Experience in a forward-facing customer support role.
  • Excellent customer presence.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.