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Procurement Officer Full Time

The Procurement Officer should report to the Chief Executive Officer.

Person Specification

• Degree in Purchasing and Supply management or equivalent

• At least three years in Procurement preferably in a public institution

• A professional qualification in Supply Chain Management is an added advantage

• Appropriate registration with reputable procurement boards or institutes

• Firm knowledge of procurement legislation and regulations in Zimbabwe

• Strong negotiation skills

• At least 30 years of age

Duties and Responsibilities

• The incumbent will responsible for:

• Overseeing procurement of goods and services for Council in line with procurement regulations;

• Leading in contract negotiations with contractors;

• Advising the Accounting Officer and Procurement Management Unit on all procurement issues;

• Determining applicable procurement methods to be used when requests are received;

• Reviewing tender documents in line with Procurement Act and Procurement Regulations;

• Producing monthly procurement reports for the Accounting Officer;

• Any other duties as may be assigned by the Accounting Officer and Procurement Management Unit.

In return, the Council offers attractive packages to be disclosed to shortlisted candidates.

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