Procurement Officers at Chemonics

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  • Company: Chemonics
  • Location: Zambia
  • State: Zambia
  • Job type: Full-Time
  • Job category: Logistics/Transportation Jobs in Zambia
Job Description

Chemonics seeks Procurement Officers with experience in sourcing, procurement, and general supply chain management of health commodities. The Procurement Officers will be part of our global supply chain team and will manage the reception and processing of procurement orders for health product from a diverse set of clients, including international donor organizations, national government agencies, NGOs, and private health providers. The Procurement Officers will be responsible for completing the necessary sourcing events, including confirming products specifications, drafting and issuing requests for proposals/quotes, completing procurement requirements evaluation, and drafting contracts for execution with vendors. The Procurement Officer will create purchase orders (POs) and coordinate with suppliers, quality control service providers, and freight and logistics team to ensure proper shipment of orders.  We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.

 

Qualifications:
  • Minimum 2 years of procurement, supply chain management of medicines or other health products, export/import, logistics, including experience with automated order management, logistics, and ERP systems.
  • Experience with HIV, malaria, and tuberculosis related products strongly preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience. Advanced degree preferred
  • Practical knowledge and experience with procurement standard operating procedures and ability to identify bottlenecks and facilitate addressing them.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing
  • Demonstrated integrity, independent thinking, judgment, and respect for others.
  • Proficient in English required (working office language is English), proficiency in French strongly preferred, additional languages (Spanish/Portuguese) a plus
Method of Application
Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here Closing Date : 15th April, 2022.