Supply Chain Management Associate

Job categories Procurement
Vacancy code VA/2021/B5323/22734
Department/office AFR, KEMCO, Kenya
Duty station Nairobi, Kenya
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-6
Duration Open-ended contract, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance)
Application period 21-Oct-2021 to 06-Nov-2021

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

This vacancy is closed.

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Exciting opportunity - Supply Chain Management Associate

Located in Nairobi, Kenya UNOPS Kenya Multi Country Office manages a growing portfolio of engagements, including associated strategic and operational risks. The KEMC sub-region currently consists of an established operations center in Uganda, Harare, Mozambique  and a portfolio of engagements. This portfolio includes transactional projects in partnership with the Nairobi based UN Agencies UN-Habitat and UNEP, in addition to multiple ‘operational’ projects in Tanzania, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya and several Atlantic and Indian Ocean island states.

Purpose and Scope of Assignment
The purpose of this role will be to provide support to the Procurement function at KEOH with regards to the entire importation and distribution of purchased goods to the respective projects on a timeous cost effective basis. To ensure that all relevant and required documentation related to capital acquisitions for projects that are imported is managed effectively and completed accurately and in accordance to UNOPS’s processes and procedures.

The associate who will be based in Nairobi, Kenya will report directly to the Pr...

A secondary school certificate or equivalent qualification is required; Univ...

A Minimum of six (6) years of relevant professional experience in Supply Chain M...

Fluency in English (writing, reading and speaking) 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 Agreement (LICA) Contract ...

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


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