Procurement Manager Employment Opportunity – The AIDS Support Organization (TASO Uganda)

Job Title:      Procurement Manager
Organisation: The AIDS
Support Organization (TASO Uganda)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
VA No.: TASO-2017-HR/1
REF: TS/ REF: TS/HR/ADVC-
01: Procurement Manager
Reports to: Executive
Director
About US:
The AIDS Support Organization (TASO Uganda) is an organisation
contributing to a process of preventing HIV infection, restoring hope and
improving the quality of Life of persons, families and communities affected by
HIV infection and disease.
Job Summary: The Procurement
Manager will oversee the procurement function of TASO, provide technical
assistance to the procurement committees on procurement matters and give
support to departments and projects in regards to procurement activities.
Key Duties and
Responsibilities:  
  • In charge of the development of
    procurement and disposal policies, systems, strategies, plans and procedures
  • Provide technical support and guidance on
    procurement matters
  • Ensure contracts and memorandum of
    understanding are developed
  • Ensure compliance with procurement
    processes established and that reports are submitted in time
  • Tasked with the coordination of assets and
    inventory disposal
  • Organizational capacity development
  • Coordination with the Chairperson
    procurement Committee
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate should hold a
    Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply Management Certificate, a
    Master’s Degree in Procurement and Supplies Management with Membership to
    the Institute of Procurement Professionals of Uganda (IPPU).
  • At least five years’ experience in the
    management of procurement activities in a fairly large organization,
    preferably donor-funded. Specific Knowledge of Laws, policies and
    regulations governing procurements will be an added advantage.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Integrity Confidentiality
  • Good team player
  • Empathy
  • Visionary
  • Proactive and Innovative
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are invited to send an application
letter, resume, copies of academic certificates, testimonials and three
referees. All interested Candidates MUST attach a fully filled Application
Form, download
here
, or pick it from any TASO Centre and register in the applications
book.
Note: Please firmly
staple your papers together only short listed candidates will be contacted.
Please forward your applications to:                   
The Director, Human Resource & Administration,
P.O. Box 10443, Kampala. Uganda
       
OR Hand deliver your application to TASO HQ level II, located at Old
Mulago Hospital
OR Apply Online -> Click
Here
Deadline: 10th February, 2017 by
4:30pm

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