Reports to: Head of Operations
IPPF Africa Regional Office is seeking to recruit a qualified candidate for the position of Procurement Specialist.
The Procurement Specialist is responsible for the procurement of goods and services and supporting improvement in logistics and procurement functions.
Division: Africa Regional Office
Responsible to: Regional Director (dotted line to Director, Programme Delivery & Capacity Sharing)
To reach this ambition for our organization, we are looking for a passionate, young driven individual to lead the operationalization and development of IPPF’s youth-centred framework ensuring youth involvement is fully mainstreamed in IPPF programming and structures. The qualified candidate will fill the position of Global Lead, Youth.
This individual will lead IPPF’s work globally on youth engagement and youth sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) ensuring that a strategic, integrated approach maximises success in delivering on the outcomes and deliverables of the IPPF Strategic Framework 2016-2022.
The role will lead on rolling out IPPF youth centred framework, ensuring youth involvement is fully mainstreamed in IPPF programming and structures, as well as supporting the advancement of IPPF’s work on all aspects of youth, including youth leadership, comprehensive sexuality education, advocacy and youth friendly services.
As youth leader, the postholder will engage with stakeholders at all levels of the Federation, optimising new ways of working with a globally matrixed team to drive impact with and for young people across the globe.
EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS
Previous experience is important but not limiting in this role and IPPF is open to hiring on potential for the right candidate.
Reports to: Lead Specialist: Grants Management and Proposal Writing
The post holder will be responsible for cultivating donor relations and maximizing revenue from all new and old donors while maintaining old and building new partnerships. S/he will contribute to the overall increase of IPPFAR revenue while playing a strategic stewardship role, ensuring that all donors to IPPFAR receive appropriate stewardship and understand the impact of their giving.
Master’s Degree in Social Sciences/International Development Studies, Business Administration and/or related fields
*Candidates who had earlier sent in their applications for this position need not re-apply as their applications have been taken into consideration.
Interested individuals should submit an application form in the IPPFARO CV form (attached) and a 1-page cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org Please note that we will not consider applications that are not done in the requested format.
Application Deadline: 5 January 2021
IPPF is an equal opportunity employer.
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