Operations & Logistics Analyst

Mary’s Meals is a global movement supported by people from all walks of life and we are focused on one goal – that every child receives a nutritious daily meal in a place of education. We continue to change the lives of over 1.5 million children who today will receive a Mary’s Meals. We offer more than a job, we offer the opportunity to support our movement in a dynamic, inclusive and values driven environment with a real focus on personal development.

Mary’s Meals International is delighted to be recruiting for an Operations & Logistics Analyst to provide support across our school feeding programmes and work closely with our programme partners and programme affiliates to support our school feeding delivery model. With a focus on; data analysis, operational efficiencies, reporting and continuous improvement, this varied and diverse role, is an amazing opportunity to use your talents to help reach the next child who is waiting for Mary’s Meals.

Reporting to our Programme Operations Manager, you will thrive in a busy, varied role where no two days are the same. We are currently feeding children in 18 countries and you will work closely with our programmes and key support functions to ensure knowledge sharing and continued progress towards organisational objectives.

Key activities include:

  • Working collaboratively with our programmes to develop and implement policies, procedures and tools to support improvement opportunities and programmatic excellence;
  • Data modelling, reporting and analysing data to support innovation and continuous improvement across our feeding programmes;
  • Proactively contributing to programmatic planning, risk management and reporting;
  • Producing high quality reports for senior leadership, presenting your findings and associated learnings;
  • Data analysis on our fleet, warehouse operations and school stock data, to support operational excellence; and
  • Supporting our procurement function to ensure effective supplier management across the MM family. 

Proactive, solutions focussed and organised, you will be skilled in developing strong working relationships across the Mary’s Meals family to support the collection, validation and analysis of monitoring data. You will need to have excellent IT skills, a strong detail focus and data analysis experience and you will bring a positive, results driven approach to your work. A relevant degree and experience of working within a global operations/logistics environment would be beneficial but we are happy to consider other relevant experience or qualifications. The desire to be part of positive change in the world is essential as is a genuine desire to work within our sector and serve our amazing mission.  

Mary’s Meals is a values driven organisation, we believe in the innate goodness of people, respect the dignity of every human being and family life and believe in good stewardship of the resources entrusted to us. In line with our values Mary’s Meals is fully committed to a culture of safeguarding.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering email, outlining why you would like to work for Mary’s Meals and why this role is a good fit for you, to: jobs.MMI@marysmeals.org.

Closing date: Wednesday 25 September 2019

Open quote mark Mary's Meals is a series of lots of little acts of love. If you put all those acts of sacrifice together, it creates a beautiful thing. Close quote mark
Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow, Mary’s Meals founder and Chief Executive

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