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Nairobi, Kenya

Supply Chain Internship - Nairobi


Shelf Life is changing how the pharmaceutical industry works in Africa and improving access to quality medicine at scale. As a Supply Chain Management Intern in Nairobi, you'll join a focused team of experts to learn and directly support planning, implementation, and analysis of a unique, high-tech distribution operation.

Through the 6-month internship you will develop key skills and experience with,

  • Supply-chain management fundamentals and best practices
  • Data management, analysis, and interpretation
  • Performance management
  • Software product development

Opportunity for full-time employment following the internship is possible!


  • Warehouse Operations: Assisting procurement, pick and pack, quality assurance, and dispatch.
  • Planning: Support data-driven routing, scheduling, and monitoring of fulfillment activities across Shelf Life's national network.
  • Training: Assist in the training for delivery personnel and new staff.
  • Onboarding: Work with the Customer Experience team to onboard new clients into the service.
  • Data Management: Support program data warehousing, cleaning, and maintenance critical to the Shelf Life operations
  • Customer Success: Support developing messages for clients and communicating clearly and effectively.
  • Feedback: Provide feedback to Field's software development, design, and growth teams.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Procurement, or Business/Accounting.
  • Excellent writing, verbal & communications skillsData entry skills
  • Excellent quantitative skills
  • Care for customer service
  • Proficiency in using MS Office / Google Docs
  • Flexible, well organised & experience working with a team
  • Attention to detail

Bonus: Proficiency with SQL for data querying

If this sounds like you, we'd love to meet you.

If this sounds like a place you'd like to come to work, we humbly suggest we could do some great things together. Please get in touch with a CV or portfolio.
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