Procurement Specialist

Job categories Procurement
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5306/20546
Level ICS-10
Department/office AFR, SNMCO, TNPO, Tunisia
Duty station Tunis, Tunisia
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Application period 12-Oct-2020 to 26-Oct-2020


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Under the guidance and direct supervision of the Project Manager, the Procurement Specialist is responsible for the development and implementation of strategic and effective procurement services reflecting international public procurement best practices, compliance with UNOPS procurement policy, rules, regulations and procedures, ensuring appropriate risk management and obtaining the best value for money for the acquisition of goods, services and the contracting of works. 

He/she analyzes and interprets the respective rules and regulations and provides advice and solutions to a wide spectrum of complex issues related to procurement. The role requires deep understanding of procurement policy and processes and the Procurement Specialist should be able to apply them to the appropriate situations.

In addition to responsibility for the deliverables of the work team, the incumbent’s work is focused on strategic relationship building and demand management, mainly referred to aggregation and dealing with complex organizational structures, preparation of business cases and understanding of the supply market, as well as sharing knowledge with projects in order to achieve reductions of costs and savings.

Maintaining the highest degree of personal and professional ethics, the Procurement Specialist promotes a collaborative, client-focused, quality and results-oriented approach in the Business Unit.  



Summary of functions: Development and Implementation of  procure...

Education: Advanced Degree preferably in Procurement and/or Supply C...

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

Contract type: I-ICA, International individual contract agreement Contract l...

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

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

The Tunisia Project Office is responsible for managing strategic and operational...
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