Procurement Officer

Job categories Procurement
Vacancy code VA/2023/B5517/25981
Department/office AR, SAMCO, Sri Lanka MCO
Duty station Colombo, Sri Lanka
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-8
Duration Ongoing
Application period 03-May-2023 to 21-May-2023

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

Please note that UNOPS will at no stage of the recruitment process request candidates to make payments of any kind.

This vacancy is closed.

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Sri Lanka

UNOPS in Sri Lanka is based in Colombo and is responsible for helping the Government of Sri Lanka and partner organizations deliver social and economic rehabilitation in areas affected by the 2004 tsunami and decades of armed conflict. UNOPS in Sri Lanka helps partners achieve their project goals in sectors including physical infrastructure, the environment and poverty mitigation.

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UNODC (United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime) is a United Nations agency that works to combat illicit drugs, organized crime, and terrorism. The UNODC Global Maritime Crime Programme (GMCP) is a joint initiative with UNOPS that focuses on addressing maritime crime, particularly in Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean. The program works with governments and other partners to strengthen maritime law enforcement, improve port security, and combat illicit trafficking by sea. The GMCP also supports efforts to promote sustainable development in coastal communities by enhancing maritime trade and transport. The position is mainly focus on the procurement of GMCP program.

Under the guidance and direct supervision of the Infrastructure Project Manageme...

Implementation of operational procurement strategies ...

Education: Advanced Degree or equivalent preferably in Procurement and...

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

Contract type: Local Individual Contractor Agreement Contract level: Local ...

This position is open for SRI LANKAN NATIONALS ONLY. Please n...
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