Director, Procurement Group

Job categories Procurement, Leadership
Vacancy code VA/2020/B0012/19649
Level ICS-13
Department/office IPS, PG, Procurement Group
Duty station Copenhagen, Denmark
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level D1
Duration 1 year, renewable
Application period 07-Apr-2020 to 05-May-2020

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

This vacancy has been cancelled.

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The Procurement Group (PG) forms part of the Implementation Practices and Standards (IPS) function, which is responsible for the UNOPS delivery practices. The Group  leads UNOPS procurement and supply chain practice, through the following core functions:

  • Providing strategic direction and leadership of UNOPS sustainable procurement and supply chain practices.

  • Driving innovative procurement policies, processes, tools and digitalisation of procurement; providing strategic advice; and strengthening the knowledge, skills and competencies of procurement practitioners. 

  • Furthering UNOPS position as a leader in sustainable public procurement, by driving  cutting edge knowledge, innovation, digitization and best practices.

  • Positioning UNOPS as a value-added partner in the global human development environment and strengthens its competitive position as leader in sustainable public procurement and supply chain practices. 

Reporting to the Director of Implementation Practices and Standards, the Directo...

1. Strategic and people leadership Under the guidance and oversight o...

Education A Master’s degree in business administration, procurement a...

Develops and implements sustainable business strategies, thinks long term and ex...

Contract type: Fixed-term staff contracts  Contract level: D1 Contract...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...
This vacancy has been cancelled.


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