Procurement Officer Job Career – International NGO

Job Title:           Procurement Officer
Organisation:  International NGO
Duty Station:  Rwamwanja, Uganda
About US:
An International Non-Governmental
Organization (NGO) is looking for Procurement Officer  
Key Duties and
Responsibilities: 
·        
Discover the most profitable suppliers and
initiate business partnerships
·        
Negotiate with external vendors to secure the
most advantageous terms
·        
Approve the ordering of necessary goods and
services
·        
Finalize details of orders and deliveries
·        
Examine and re-evaluate existing contracts
·        
Track and report key functional metrics to
reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
·        
Collaborate with key persons to ensure the
clarity of the specifications and expectations of the company
·        
Foresee alterations in the comparative
negotiating ability of suppliers and clients
·        
Anticipate unfavorable events through analysis
of data and prepare control strategies
·        
Perform risk management regarding supply
contracts and agreements
·        
Prepare and draft documents for bidding
·        
Control spend and build a culture of long-term
saving on procurement costs



Qualifications,
Skills and Experience:
·        
Proven working experience as a procurement
officer
·        
Knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques
as well as a dexterity in “reading” the market
·        
Talent in negotiations and networking
·        
Good knowledge of supplier or third party
management software
·        
Aptitude in decision-making and working with
numbers
·        
Experience in collecting and analysing data
·        
Strong leadership capabilities
Specifications
·        
5 years of work experience as a procurement
officer,
·        
BSc degree in supply chain management, Procurement
or logistics
·        
Team player with strong interpersonal,
communication and project management skills
How to Apply:
All interested candidates should
send their CV’s to maggie@rcsconsult.net
Deadline: 31st October 2019.
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