Purchaser

International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

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The International committee of the Red cross is seeking qualified candidates to fill this role

 

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the procurement of all requested goods and Services for the ICRC Sub Delegation in Maiduguri as well as for the ICRC Office in Damaturu securing the best correlation of quality, price and delivery time 
  • Acts as a focal point for processing Local Purchase Orders (LPOs) 
  • Ensures all required POs are entered and properly closed in the database Field Supply System (FSS) Undertakes any needed regularization/correction in Procurement files. 
  • Must ensure that the Request for Quotation (RFQ) and Request for Tender (RFT) contains all relevant information to enable transparent selection of the best price, terms and conditions 
  • Updates and maintains knowledge about main suppliers; checks the market for potential new suppliers 
  • Liaises with Dispatch and Transport to decide on Transport mode and prioritize dispatch of cargo as well
  • Follows eventual problems and suggests improvement in any part of the supply chain Required 

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree, Associate Degree or equivalent higher education degree in administration, logistics, purchasing or similar field. 
  • Additional vocational training in administration, logistics or purchasing. Minimum 2 years of experience in logistics, purchasing, administration or similar position in commercial/Engineering or humanitarian sector. 
  • Advanced conversational and written English and Hausa 
  • PC literate: Microsoft office. Personal Attributes: 
  • Skilled in the following competencies: Adapting & Learning, Responsibility & Autonomy  Honest & Trustworthy. 
  • Negotiation, Communication (Ability to express views and ideas) 
  • Good knowledge of the local market. 
  • Capacity to integrate the ICRC logistic procedures. 
  • Flexibility and team playing within and out with the logistics department 
  • Note:

Please clearly indicate “Purchaser Maiduguri" as the subject of your application (Applications intended for this role without this subject will not be treated) 

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Summary

Company

International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Location

Borno

Specialization

Supply Chain / Procurement

Job Type

Full-Time

Minimum Qualification

Degree

Preferred Years of Experience

1 - 3 years

Application Deadline

Today