Procurement Analyst

Vacancy code VA/2014/B1201/5844
Level ICS-9
Department/office SPPG, Operations
Duty station Copenhagen, Denmark
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-1
Duration 1 year
Application period 09-Sep-2014 to 28-Sep-2014

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

This vacancy has been cancelled.

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The overall aim of the Sustainable Procurement Practice Group is to ensure sustainability in all activities, including in partnerships, provide speedy and quality advice and services by leveraging on existing global knowledge, building and sharing knowledge further, and by increasing revenue through focus on commodities, economies of scale, and taking advantage of automation solutions to reach out to partners.

The purpose of UNOPS Procurement Operations Unit is to lead the strategic approach for all procurement and supply chain activities to ensure the goal of sustainability and to achieve process simplification and best value, leveraging volumes and shaping markets through proper planning, the establishment of commodity teams, a focus on results across the global organization. Further, the Procurement Operations Unit has the responsibility to support business development with special attention to optimizing business support through electronic catalogues and will ensure the procurement function across UNOPS is conducted with a transparent, consistent and efficient process from end to end underpinning it with the systems, analytics, agreements and expertise to facilitate best in class provision of services both within and outside the organization. Collaboration and outreach across UNOPS delivery practices and operational centres will be critical to success.

The purpose of UNOPS Sourcing function is to provide leadership regarding supplier management, sourcing methodology, solicitation practices and operationalizing sustainable procurement.  The Team is to introduce procurement planning and supply positioning to support a more strategic assessment of procurement actions. The team is to manage and coordinate multi-disciplinary commodity teams to achieve best value solutions for strategic goods/services and provide subject matter expertise to support UNOPS global procurement in key areas. In addition the team will undertake procurements where appropriate and will lead the procurements for common goods and services. The team’s responsibility will cover the end to end procurement, supply chain and contract management processes.  

1. Provide support for the procurement of goods and services. -   ...

Knowledge Management and Learning – Promotes a knowledge sharing and learn...

Education Master's Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain / Procurement, Business/C...

Contract type: International ICA Contract level: IICA-1 Contract duration: 1 yea...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time (CET) Applica...
This vacancy has been cancelled.


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