Procurement Officer

Action Against Hunger ACF

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Action Against Hunger | ACF-International works to save lives by combating hunger and diseases that threaten the lives of vulnerable communities, through nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, health and advocacy.



Position Overview: 

The main objective of this role is to support the Logistics Manager/ Head of Base in all procurement activities within the ACF Nigeria mission. Throughout the procurement process, he/she will prepare an collect all documentation whilst ensuring compliance with ACF procedures, liaise with suppliers on daily basis, conduct market assessments, request quotations, evaluate supplier bids and follow up on procurement authorization, delivery schedules and supplier payments. 


Specific Objectives: 

Support Logistics Supply Chain, review and prepare all documentation during the procurement process

Support line manager in negotiating supplier framework agreements and contracts

Supervision of Delivery issues


Additional Responsibilities

This job description is not intended to be all inclusive and the employee will also perform other related tasks as required and responsible for reporting and communication of progress and achievement of the specific assigned task.

The Procurement Officer should be flexible and adaptable with regards to the implementation of the daily work/activities.

The Procurement Officer is expected to conduct all duties in a professional manner following ACF Nigeria mission staff regulations and charter.


Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum Bachelor degree or equivalent.
  • Min 2 years’ experience in procurement and/or logistics position
  • Some experience in supervising Staff
  • Strong computer skills in MS Office, especially MS Excel
  • Rigorous, with strong organization skills and attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Professional level of English
  • Ability to work in complex environment and can bear the work load
  • Preferred Skills and Experience: 
  • Previous experience working for NGOs an asset, particularly international and/or health related NGOs
  • Fluency in one or more National/regional languages an asset.

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Action Against Hunger ACF

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Supply Chain / Procurement

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

1 - 3 years

Application Deadline