Jhpiego is an international, non-profit health organization affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University. Jhpiego has been working in Malawi since 1999 implementing a wide-range of interventions in maternal health, family planning, HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment. Current projects include facility and community-based HIV testing services, and HIV prevention.
Jhpiego intends to recruit a suitable and qualified staff for the vacant position below:
Post: Procurement Officer (1 post based in Blantyre)
The Procurement Officer is responsible for providing procurement support to the Jhpiego Country office. This includes sourcing quotations, conducting negotiations with vendors, generating Purchase Orders and contracts, processing invoices for payments, filing procurement documentation and liaising with a cross section of stakeholders such as user departments and service providers on procurement requests. The procurement officer will be responsible for the day to day implementation of the procurement systems and procedures. She/he will work closely with the Procurement Manager to ensure timely acquisition of goods and services for the organization.
Required Qualifications, Experience, Skills and Competencies