• Take part in our Job Search Survey 2019. Get Started »
  • Procurement Officer at African Centre for Technology Studies

  • Posted on: 12 March, 2019 Deadline: 22 March, 2019
  • View Jobs in NGO / Non-Profit Associations View All Jobs at African Centre for Technology Stu
  • Subscribe to free job alerts
  • If you have not been getting our emails, check your Spam folder folder on Yahoo or Promotions tab on Gmail; mark us as Not Spam and add us to your contact list. Learn how to

    The African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTS) is a pioneering development research think tank on harnessing applications of science, technology and innovation policies for sustainable development in Africa. ACTS is an Intergovernmental organization founded in 1988 to pursue policy oriented research towards strengthening the capacity of African countries and institutions to harness science and technology for sustainable development. ACTS envisions a sustainable economic, social and environmental future for Africa, through science, technology and innovation.

    Article 3 of the Charter of ACTS, empowers the Organization to undertake capacity building, conduct research, provide advisory services and disseminate information on the policy aspects of the application of science and technology to sustainable development in Africa.


    Procurement Officer - (Only for Kenyan Nationals)


    Job Summary

    An officer at this level will report to the Finance and Administration Director and responsibilities will entail:-

    • Developing and coordinating the preparation of annual procurement and disposal plans and their implementation.
    • Carrying out timely procurement of goods and services for the Centre
    • Preparing contract documents for goods and services in line with ACTS procurement policies
    • Custodian of all contract documents
    • Providing secretariat to committees incidental to procurement of goods and services and disposal of assets
    • Maintain an updated asset register as per ACTS asset management policies and procedures
    • Providing professional advice on procurement of goods and services and disposal of assets
    • Reviewing procurement needs of the Centre
    • Ensuring that annual prequalification of suppliers for regular goods and services is carried out on timely basis to ensure seamless provision of quality services to the center.
    • Facilitating regular evaluation of prequalified suppliers


    Minimum qualifications and experience

    • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Supplies Management Option) or any other related field.
    • Master’s degree in Supply Chain Management (added advantage) or professional qualification and affiliation.
    • Computer skills in procurement applications; and
    • Active member of KISM
    • Minimum three (3) years’ experience in Supply chain management.
    • At least 3 years’ experience in a Management position.

    Method of Application

    If you are interested in applying please send an application consisting of a motivation letter (setting out how you meet the criteria above), an up-to-date CV with three relevant references to the Human Resource Manager, ACTS at hr@acts-net.org

    Please follow this link for more information

    Contribute and learn from our job search data insights. Take our job search survey today.
  • ❮ Back to All Jobs
  • Know more about African Centre for Technology StudiesSimilar Jobs
  • Search for jobs by keyword
  • Deputy Regional Representative Africa at Norwegian Red Cross
  • IT Helpdesk Technician at CABI
  • Regional Deputy Director at U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP)
  • Human Resources Officer at Oxfam
  • NPO/Monitoring & Evaluation (SSA) at World Health Organization
  • Junior Accountant at Precision Agriculture for Development
  • Director at ACTED
  • Psychotherapist / Trainer at Center for Victims of Torture (CVT )
Advertise your training programs and courses on MyJobMag
  • Filter Jobs
  • County | Search by region instead




    Also include jobs without defined experience

    Job Title

Display your company or industry jobs on your website or blog Get Started
Send your application through

Yahoomail Gmail Hotmail