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Associate, Gift-in-Kind and Supply Chain

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Stamford, CT
Publicado hace 27 días

TITLE: Associate, Gift-in-Kind (GIK) and Supply Chain 

DEPARTMENT: Operations

REPORTS TO: Associate Director, Gift-in-Kind (GIK) Process Management

LOCATION: HQ (Stamford, CT)

Assignment Type: Full Time

Compensation: Our compensation philosophy is grounded in being competitive, equitable, and transparent.

Competitive: The salary range for this position is $46,500 to $52,000.

Equitable: We avoid negotiation within the ranges to create equity across our team, because we know that salary negotiations lead to poorer outcomes for individuals from non-dominant groups and underrepresented communities.

Transparent: We construct our salaries in such a way that staff can move through the range as they grow within their level. As such, most candidates will start at $46,500, with a few above that based on specific skill sets and experiences.

Benefits: We offer a comprehensive and highly competitive set of benefits. In the US, these include:

a generous paid time off package of vacation, personal time, and sick time

approximately 15 holidays per year (including a winter break holiday)

medical insurance starting at $55 per month

dental insurance starting at $0 per month

·vision insurance starting at $9 per month

a 401k retirement savings plans with 6% matching

disability & life insurance

access to an employee assistance program  

About Americares:

Americares is a health-focused relief and development organization that saves lives and improves health for people affected by poverty or disaster. Each year, Americares reaches 85 countries on average, including the United States, with life-changing health programs, medicine, medical supplies, and emergency aid. Americares is one of the world’s leading nonprofit providers of donated medicine and medical supplies. For more information, visit americares.org.

About the position:


-Support the Acceptance Process for Medications, Medical Supplies and other GIK Donations:

-Manage process of offer assessments to ensure timely and optimized product acceptance decisions.

-Provide offer acceptance recommendations to the Corporate Relations team based on product characteristics, donor restrictions, course treatments, country parameters (e.g. expiration dating), shipping history, prior product requests from regional partners; partner priorities lists, medical assessment.

-Effectively transfer assessment data and offer decision into Offer Analysis Tool to increase efficiency of future offer assessments.

-Execute product offer processes to our regional partners as needed, compile responses, and recommend product acceptances and allocations.

Support the GIK Allocation Process:

-Provide analysis and recommendations for optimal allocation of specific products based on product information, international partner profiles, donor requirements/restrictions, and shipping schedules.

-Work with other GIK team members to build shipments based on allocation methodology and shipment schedule.

-Leadership of weekly order review meeting and provision of regular feedback to the Global Partnership teams on the progress of shipment building and composition of shipments for their regions; make necessary shipment adjustments based on their input.

-Generate inventory reports and analysis (slow moving inventory, short dated, historical allocation reports); make recommendations for assignment options and reallocate as needed.

Information Management:

-Maintain well-rounded understanding of the varying regional partners in Americares’ network .This information should consider identified partner priorities, historic shipments, and previous product donation requests and should be utilized in the product allocation process.

-Support Corporate Relations and Distribution staff by providing recommendations on inventory management to optimize allocation and shipping options. Recommendations should balance ease of shipment building with level of detail required to support partner receipt and distribution.

-Create dynamic and intuitive dashboards that translate A2M program data into actionable business intelligence for inter- and intra- departmental stakeholders


-Responsible for management of GIK intern and GIK liaison for intern project as needed

-Primary GIK coordinator and liaison for Donor Engagement activities, including kitting events in the Americares Distribution Center

-Assistance with various administrative tasks such as scheduling meetings, document editing, etc., as required

-Other duties as required to support the Operations team


-Accurate and timely fact-gathering to support product acceptance and product allocation assessments.

-Effective information management, including maintenance of products database and coordination across Global Partnerships and Corporate Relations to access and enhance other databases.

-Thorough execution of all tasks required to maintain integrity and effectiveness of GIK Process Management.

-Some limited travel (domestic and/or international) to create connectivity and first-hand experience with partner GIK donation handling/management and GIK donors, as well as Emergency Response work as needed by Cadre program.


Work in a manner that is consistent with Americares values of respect, collaboration and teamwork, trust, passion and commitment, compassion and excellence.


-Bachelor’s degree with related work/study experience preferred

-Operations management (e.g., logistics, procurement, fulfillment) and/or business planning

-STEM (Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and/or Statistics in particular)

-Healthcare supply, pharmaceutical, medical relief and/or international aid

-Strong organization skills; attention to detail

-Proficiency with Excel; other database skills preferred (Access)

-Proficiency with business intelligence software such as PowerBI or Tableau

-Fact-based decision maker

-Able to effectively organize, synthesize and draw implications from much data

-Oriented to feedback, learning and improvement

-Demonstrated ability to manage overlapping tasks, balance priorities and meet deadlines

-Collaborative/active listener; open to input and feedback

-Strong communicator – ability to present information clearly and effectively, tailored to the intended audience

-High energy; even-keeled temperament

-An interest in and passion for Americares humanitarian mission

-Ability to travel, as needed (limited)

-Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

TITLE: Associate, Gift-in-Kind (GIK) and Supply Chain 

DEPARTMENT: Operations

REPORTS TO: Associate Director, Gift-in-Kind (GIK) Process Management

LOCATION: HQ (Stamford, CT)

Assignment Type: Full Time

Compensation: Our compensation…

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  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Completo
  • Fecha de inicio
    16 de mayo de 2022
  • Fecha límite de postulación
    13 de mayo de 2022
  • Educación
  • Nivel de Experiencia


A distancia
El trabajo se puede realizar en cualquier lugar en Estados Unidos
Ubicación Asociada
88 Hamilton Avenue, Stamford, CT 06902, United States

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