Procurement Senior Assistant

Job categories Procurement
Vacancy code VA/2021/B5507/21072
Department/office AR, BDMCO, Pakistan
Duty station Islamabad, Pakistan
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-5
Duration Open ended
Application period 19-Jan-2021 to 14-Feb-2021

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

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Project Background

In 2014, UNOPS was engaged in the construction of eight pedestrian bridges in Shahgram, Bonyo, Phunkia, Budia Kamer, Oach, Muttly, and Gabral sites.  In June 2015, an international design firm was commissioned to provide an initial review of the design documentation for the eight pedestrian bridges, including assembling a gap analysis of documents, initial review and report. 

Due to changes in the adopted Design Standards additional works are now required to retrofit the bridges up to the standard required by UNOPS. These works along with the replacement of two of the original suspension bridges with higher capacity modular bridges will be carried out during 2020-2022

Purpose and Scope of Assignment

The role of the Senior Procurement Assistant is to assist the Procurement Specialist and Project Manager in managing the day-to-day procurement needs. This position will be based in Islamabad but require close coordination with Project Manager and other staff at site

Under the direct supervision of the Procurement Specialist and under the guidance from the Head of Support Services, the Procurement Senior Assistant is responsible for providing administrative support in the management of a variety of procurement and contracting processes and /transactions for goods, services and works for the Business Unit. 

Functions/Key Results Expected Administrative Procurement Support Services...

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

Education Completion of secondary school is required. First U...

Contract type: ICA Contract level: Local ICA Support Contract duration: Open-end...

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

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

UNOPS commenced operations in Pakistan in 1999 and significantly up-scaled activ...
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