|Date Posted||March 15, 2019|
|Street Address||Nairobi Branch|
Procurement Coordinator ( Short - Term Consultancy)
Deadline: 26th March 2019
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: www.snv.org
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.
At least 5 years relevant working experience in project organizations;
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.
Excellent communication skills.