Sep 11, 2019

Procurement Manager | Catholic Relief Services

  • Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Ethiopia
  • Catholic Relief Services, Swaziland Street, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Full Time NGO Jobs in Ethiopia Purchasing / Procurement Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

Job Summary:

You will manage all Country Program systems and processes for local and international procurement of goods and services to advance the delivery of high-quality programming to the poor and vulnerable. Your knowledge and experience will allow you to successfully manage the quality and efficiency of all procurement and purchasing activities and to ensure stewardship, integrity, transparency, and accountability.

Job Requirement

Education and Experience

  • Master’s Degree in Business Administration or other relevant Masters preferred. Bachelors required. Professional certifications a plus.
  • Minimum of 5 years work experience in procurement/purchasing management, logistics, administration with increasing responsibility, preferably with an international organization.
  • Good knowledge of various donor procurement regulations (e.g. USAID, EU, UN)
  • Knowledge of international and national procurement regulations and local market conditions.
  • Strong knowledge of contract terms and proven ability to negotiate terms and agreements and build and maintain networks with suppliers.
  • Staff management experience and abilities that are conducive to a learning environment.
  • Proficient in MS Office package (Excel, Word, PowerPoint). Experience with database management systems (e.g. MS Access) highly desirable.

Personal Skills

  • Strong planning, coordination, prioritization, and time management skills
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to make independent judgment and decisions
  • Ethical conduct in accordance with recognized professional and organizational codes of ethics
  • Proactive, resourceful, solutions-oriented and results-oriented
  • Strong negotiation, communication, and relationship management skills

Agency-wide Competencies (for all CRS Staff):

These are rooted in the mission, values, and guiding principles of CRS and used by each staff member to fulfill his or her responsibilities and achieve the desired results.

  • Trusting Relationships
  • Professional Growth
  • Partnership
  • Accountability

How to Apply

Please enter via https://form.myjotform.com/92521511083549 to fill a form and attach your up-to-date CV before the application deadline, September 23, 2019.

Applications should be submitted by September 23, 2019 up to 5:00 PM, late submission will not be accepted. These job opportunities are open to Ethiopian nationals only. Phone solicitations cannot be accepted. You will be contacted only if you are selected for written exam/interview.

** Qualified women are highly encouraged to apply**

CRS’ talent acquisition procedures reflect our commitment to protecting children and vulnerable adults from abuse and exploitation.

Equal Opportunity Employer