Mar 07, 2018

Purchasing Officer at Retrak Ethiopia

  • Retrak Ethiopia
  • Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Full time NGO Jobs/Nonprofit/Social Services Jobs in Ethiopia Purchasing/Procurement Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

Purchasing Officer

Retrak is a faith-based NGO working with vulnerable children. We run a centre in Addis Ababa for girls leaving abusive domestic work to support them to return to their families and resume formal education. We are recruiting a purchasing officer for a fixed term contract. Retrak has a rigorous Child Safeguarding policy that all employees must comply with.

Role Responsibilities:

  1. Purchase all good required for the programme (food, clothes, educational materials) in accordance with Retrak’s procurement policy.
  2. Pay rent and utilities bills by due date.
  3. Maintain a daily expenditure sheet and ensure expenditure is in line with the budget.
  4. Assist in organising the repair and maintenance of the centre facilities.

Job Requirements:

Essential Skills:

  1. Ability to work with vulnerable children demonstrating empathy.
  2. Ability to work in a team and individually.
  3. Ability to communicate in English and Amharic verbally and in writing.
  4. Ability to work within the Christian Ethos of Retrak.

Note:  Ability to speak other local languages is an advantage
Qualifications:  Diploma in accounting, management or marketing
Experience:  1-2 years of experience working as a purchasing officer

Qualified women are encouraged to apply.

How To Apply:

Closing Date:  14th March 2018
Please send application letter and CV (maximum of 3 pages) to or deliver to our office, 3rd Floor Gibe Building, Abanet.
Please put ‘Purchasing Officer’ in subject line.

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