Procurement Coordinator

at SNV Netherlands Development Organisation
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Date Posted March 15, 2019
Category Business Operations
Currency KSH
Work Hours Day
Street Address Nairobi Branch


Procurement Coordinator ( Short - Term Consultancy)

Organisation: SNV

Deadline: 26th March 2019

About us
SNV is a not-for-profit international development organization, working in Agriculture, Renewable Energy, and Water, Sanitation & Hygiene. Founded in the Netherlands in 1965, we have built a long-term, local presence in more than 28 countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Our global team of local and international advisors works with local partners to equip communities, businesses and organizations with the tools, knowledge and connections they need to increase their incomes and gain access to basic services – empowering them to break the cycle of poverty and guide their own development.

For more information on our operations in Kenya and SNV, visit our website:

About the Job

SNV has been engaged by various donors to reach millions of people by executing programmes in agriculture, renewable energy and WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene). In Kenya, SNV is implementing several exciting projects in various counties in Kenya. The SNV country office is located in Nairobi but a lot of activities are implemented from field offices in Eldoret, Nanyuki, Kisumu, Homa Bay, Kericho and Kilifi.


Experience Requirements

At least 5 years relevant working experience with an international non-governmental organisation;
At least 5 years relevant working experience in project organizations;

Job Responsibilities

Reporting to the Country Finance and Support Services Manager, the Procurement Coordinator will monitor and support the correct execution of the recently upgraded procurement policy.
Adopt and own SNV Kenya’s procurement policy and practices;
Adopt all related policies;
Identify and recommend on the procurement policy, procurement practices and training to build capacity gaps and strengthen the operational systems related to procurement;
Initiate and facilitate training and mentoring of staff member(s) on the procurement policy and practices;
Support procurement processes as a procurement advisor;
Support procurement processes as a procurement committee member;
Support procurement processes as a procurement officer;
Plan, monitor and report on all procurement processes;
Advise management on gaps, adherence and improvement measures.

Education Requirements

Master’s degree in business management or related field;


Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of donor regulations and compliance issues related to management of donor funds;
Excellent communication skills.


Professional qualifications like CIPS or CPSP-K;
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