Procurement Advisor (Retainer, multiple positions), Multiple positions

Job categories Procurement
Vacancy code VA/2022/B5902/23168
Level ICS-11
Department/office IPS, PS, Portfolio Support
Duty station Home based
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-3
Duration 1 year (renewable, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and/or satisfactory performance)
Application period 13-Jan-2022 to 03-Feb-2022


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


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UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful implementation of its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. Our mission is to help people build better lives and countries achieve sustainable development.

UNOPS areas of expertise cover infrastructure, procurement, project management, financial management and human resources.

Working with us

UNOPS offers short- and long-term work opportunities in diverse and challenging environments across the globe. We are looking for creative, results-focused professionals with skills in a range of disciplines.

Diversity

With over 4,000 UNOPS personnel and approximately 7,000 personnel recruited on behalf of UNOPS partners spread across 80 countries, our workforce represents a wide range of nationalities and cultures. We promote a balanced, diverse workforce — a strength that helps us better understand and address our partners’ needs, and continually strive to improve our gender balance through initiatives and policies that encourage recruitment of qualified female candidates.

Work life harmonization

UNOPS values its people and recognizes the importance of balancing professional and personal demands.

Background information - Implementation Practices and Standards (IPS) 

Within UNOPS, Implementation Practices and Standards (IPS) is responsible for the UNOPS delivery practices. IPS provides thought leadership, standards and oversight as support to the successful delivery of programmes and projects within UNOPS service lines (infrastructure, procurement, project management, human resources and financial management services).

IPS comprises the Infrastructure and Project Management Group and the Procurement Group which aims to reduce organizational risks, improve project performance, and promote excellence across UNOPS projects through the Standards Management Framework; and provides organisational oversight on the application of standards. These Groups also support the positioning of UNOPS in the UN system and development sector in Infrastructure, Project Management and Procurement. In addition, the Portfolio Support unit aims at building up and managing the organisational readiness of UNOPS and therefore supports the implementation of the UNOPS global portfolio. It also provides support services to the Implementation Practices and Standards function. Last, the IPS is hosting the corporate Knowledge Management initiative.



The Procurement Group (PG) is part of Implementation Practices and Standards (IP...

Working within the Implementation Practices and Standards (IPS), the Procurement...

The specific tasks for each assignment may vary from duty station to duty statio...

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

Education: An advanced university degree (Masters or equivalent) in Bu...

A retainer Individual Contractor Agreement (ICA) is issued for a period of time ...

Contract type: ICA Contract level: I-ICA3 Contract duration: 1 year (renewa...
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The screening of your application will be conducted based on the information in your profile. Before applying, we strongly suggest that you review your UNOPS Jobs profile to ensure completeness, especially the education and experience sections.

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