Logistics Analyst Senior - Kuwait (Secret Clearance Required)

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Logistics
Location
Kuwait

REQ#: RQ95981

Travel Required: 25-50%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT has a current opportunity for a Logistics Analyst in Kuwait. This position requires someone with a current and active Secret clearance. Must have a GCSS certification.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:  This position requires eligibility to obtain a Kuwaiti 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.

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.

Role responsibilities:

  • Be an integral part of the 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, reports 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:

  • 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.