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Senior Fleet Manager position at Save the Children

Updated: Sep 26, 2019

Save the Children is currently recruiting for a Senior Fleet Manager to support the transformation strategy and provide operational leadership to their fleet management function at global, regional and country level.

In this role you will provide technical support, guidance and on the job trainings to deliver efficient and effective total cost of fleet operations, ensuring fleet rightsizing, leading on the implementation of fleet procedures, fleet capability tools, guidance and policy documents. The global fleet estate consists of more than 1,700 light vehicles, thousands of motorcycles, rentals, and other vehicles.

In order to be successful you will bring:

Demonstrable experience in all technical areas of global and remote fleet management within a large, complex organisation;An understanding of general logistics and supply chain management;A solid understanding of the full spectrum of operational commerciality and all aspects of fleet total cost of ownership, including funding and insurance;Experience with Fleet Management systems and vehicle GPS and Telematics Systems;Proven experience in risk management including the design, implementation and management of Occupational Road Risk and HSSE requirements;Creative problem solving skills and the ability to synthesise and analyse complex information;Experience, willingness and ability to work effectively with a wide variety of people in challenging conditions and remotely supporting a diverse community of stakeholders;Highly developed influencing and negotiation skills;A willingness and ability to travel overseas including remote and/or difficult environments, for assessments and technical assistance to field programs.

This role could be based in any existing Save the Children location and is offered on the basis of an initial 2 year fixed term contract. Local terms and conditions will apply.

The Organisation 

Save the Children employs approximately 25,000 people across the globe and works on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. They also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.  They work towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:

No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday.All children learn from a quality basic education.Violence against children is no longer tolerated.

People make a great organisation, and employees play a crucial role in helping to achieve ambitions for children. At Save the Children, people are valued and are offered a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive environment where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.

Application Information:

To apply, please use the ‘Apply Now’button on the website and attach a cover letter and up-to-date CV with your application, and include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations.

Please visit the website for a copy of the full Job Description:

We need to keep children safe so the selection process reflects the commitment to the protection of children from abuse. All employees are expected to carry out their duties in accordance with the global anti-harassment policy.



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