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  • Posted: Mar 7, 2023
    Deadline: Mar 17, 2023
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    Good Neighbors Kenya was established in 1995. We undertake CDPs (Community Development Projects) aimed at empowering community members for self-reliance by targeting individual children and the community as a whole. We target the vulnerable and marginalized community members both in the urban and rural parts of the country with a key focus in improving access to quality education. On the other hand, we focus on empowering the parents through Income Generation for self-reliance and in order to meet their needs for a sustainable community.
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    Procurement (Construction) Officer (1 Position)

    Key Responsibilities

    • Overseeing all the logistics of the construction of project
    • Collaborate with engineers and architects to create an accurate budget and timeframe in which the project can be created.
    • Oversee the construction of each project and coordinate the building, delivery of supplies, placement of workforce, hiring of subcontractors, etc.
    • Ensure each project is completed on within the deadline and the set budget, and meets all local codes and regulations.
    • Conducting site visits to inspect work, check materials and ensure staff are following health and safety guidelines
    • Meeting regularly with clients, third parties and other managers to report on progress
    • Regularly reviewing timings, budget, labor, risk and project plans to ensure work stays on track
    • Working in an office and on a construction site.
    • Preparing plans for the purchase of equipment, services, and supplies.
    • Maintaining and updating supplier information such as qualifications, delivery times, product ranges, etc.
    • Maintaining good supplier relations and negotiating contracts.
    • Support the project team in development of the Master Procurement Plan and contribute to regular updates of the plan in reference to annual project work plans.
    • Ensure best procurement practices are observed at all times


    • Must possess a Bachelor’s degree in procurement / civil engineering and/or related field, as well as any required state licensing
    • Construction experience will be an added advantage 
    • Certificate in Supply Chain Management and professional qualification in Supply Chain Management / Procurement will be an added advantage
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 
    • Must be able to effectively and efficiently multitask
    • Undertake any other task as may be assigned by immediate supervisor

    Method of Application

    Written applications enclosing Certificates, testimonials and resume stating current and expected remuneration on or before 17th March 2023 to If you have a publication or any other portfolio related to your job application kindly include it in your application or share a web link. 
    Interviews shall be both oral and written. Please mention your expected salary on your cover letter. This is mandatory requirement. 
    Note that only successful applicants will be notified of the interview

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