Procurement Assistant (Retainer), Multiple positions

Job categories Procurement
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5323/20078
Department/office AFR, KEMC, Kenya
Duty station Nairobi, Kenya
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-4
Duration 1 year renewable subject to performance and the availability of funds
Application period 14-Jul-2020 to 31-Jul-2020


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


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The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful implementation of its partners' peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world.  UNOPS supports partners to build a better future by providing services that increase the efficiency, effectiveness and sustainability of peace building, humanitarian and development projects.  Mandated as a central resource of the United Nations, UNOPS provides sustainable project management, procurement and infrastructure services to a wide range of governments, donors and United Nations organizations.

Under the guidance and supervision of the Procurement Manager, the Procurement Assistant -Retainer provides administrative support in the management of a variety of processes/transactions in implementing procurement and contracting of commodities, materials, equipment and services for Regional Offices and Project Centres, ensuring high quality and accuracy of work. He/she uses his/her own discretion to address unforeseen situations, seeking advice from and/or reporting to supervisor as applicable.

The Procurement Assistant - Retainer liaises with Operations and Support Services Group and project managers in order to ensure best support.  In performing his/her work, the Procurement Assistant promotes a client, quality and results-oriented approach.


Summary of Key Functions:  Implementation of operational strategi...

Secondary education is required. A Bachelor`s Degree in Procurement and/or Suppl...

Minimum of  four years of relevant experience in finance/administrative...

Good written and verbal communication in English is required.

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc...

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

Contract type; Local Individual Contractor  Contract level; LICA 4 ...

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...
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