CBK Procurement Officers
The Central Bank Kenya hereby invites applications from suitably qualified, highly experienced procurement professionals with
excellent credentials to fill the position of Procurement Officer
In addition to the responsibilities below, the suitable candidate will be responsible for efficient and cost effective procurement of goods, works or services at the Central Bank of Kenya and in compliance with Bank’s Procurement Policies and Public Procurement and Disposal Regulations.
Oversee the supervision of procurement personnel including work allocation, counselling, problem resolution and
Monitor all risks related to procurement and ensure that appropriate controls are implemented to mitigate and eliminate
Prepare and implement, in liaison with respective user Departments, the organization’s Procurement Plan in order to
realize the set corporate objectives
Develop strategies to improve Supplier Performance in terms of on-time delivery, overall quality, waste reduction and cost
Prepare status reports and present them to the Board and Senior Management
Manage and monitor contracts to ensure timely execution and renewals
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
A Degree in Finance, Business, Economics, or related field from a recognised university.
MSc in procurement or other relevant post graduate qualifications will be an added advantage.
Possess professional Diploma in Procurement and Supplies Management such as a CIPS or its equivalent from a
At least eight (8) years of relevant experience in procurement of which four (4) years should be in a senior or middle management position in large organisation(s).
Be a member of a recognised Institute of Purchasing and Supply.
Have an in-depth knowledge of Kenyan Public Procurement laws, Regulations and procures.
Strong analytical, negotiation and organisational skills.
Be of unquestionable integrity, honesty and possess a clean professional record.
Strong managerial, leadership and interpersonal skills.
Excellent communication and presentation skills.
Knowledge of e-procurement
Knowledge of international procurement, forwarding and clearing procedures
Application Deadline: 9th July
For more information and application, visit: CBK Procument Officers Website