ICRC Regional Master Data Manager Job in Kenya


ICRC Logistic Support Centre in Nairobi is recruiting an experienced, highly motivated and qualified person to fill the position of Regional Master Data Manager.

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and Independent organisation with the exclusively humanitarian mission to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war and internal violence and to provide them with assistance.

It also endeavours to prevent suffering by promoting and strengthening International Humanitarian Law and universal humanitarian principles.

Overall Responsibility: The Regional Master Data Manager Is responsible for Managing the Supply-Chain master data for all countries in their assigned region working on Oracle JD Edwards on a day to day basis.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Ensure master data is managed as per global policy, within defined service levels
  • Maintains the regional standard and non-standard Items in Oracle JD Edwards;
  • Manages phase-in / phase-out of the regional / national items on the branch level:
  • Performs regular analysis and proposes changes on the usage of Items;
  • Perform regular data accuracy checks, correcting Master data reported by the Global Master Data Manager,
  • Supports the National Master Data focal points and provides guidelines;
  • Support the Global data manager In the preparation of the new roll-outs that are part of the region (items / address creations and other set ups);
  • Actively contributes to Data Management team activities;

Minimum Requirements and Competencies

  • University Degree ¡n Computer Science, Business Administration or any relevant field from a recognized University;
  • A minimum of 2 years relevant and professional experience, preferably in Supply Chain related environment;
  • Experience in material master data management in an ERP system;
  • Excellent skills in Excel and other statistical tools. SQL knowledge is an advantage;
  • Good knowledge of an ERP system in a distribution environment. Oracle JD Edwards is a PLUS;
  • Excellent command of oral and written English.


The interested candidates should submit their applications on or before 24th July 2019 at 4:30 pm with the CV, motivation letter, including references details, supporting documents (Certificates, Diplomas etc) and current and expected remuneration to ICRC Logistics Support Centre, HR Department via:

E-mail: lon_hr_rec_services@icrc.org

The reference Regional Master Date Manager must be stated in the application to be valid.

If you do not clearly state the position for which you are applying & attach the required degree & other supporting documents, your application will not be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

ICRC does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process. All applications are free for all candidates and no one should require any payment or compensation during the recruitment process. If the candidate is asked for any fee, he/she must report to ICRC HR Department through the recruitment contact.

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

ICT and Technology, NGO and UN
Updated: July 10, 2019 — 7:31 am