East African Community Jobs in Arusha - Procurement Specialist - EAC PSSIP Project Vacancies

East African Community Jobs in Arusha - Procurement Specialist - EAC PSSIP Project Vacancies


Background

  • The East African Community is a regional intergovernmental organization comprising the Republic of Burundi, the Republic of Kenya, the Republic of Rwanda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Republic of South Sudan and the Republic of Uganda with its Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.

  • Following a request from EAC Secretariat to the African Development Fund (ADF) for support to the areas of Payment and Settlement Systems Integration of the EAC-Financial Sector Development and Regionalization Project (FSDRP1), the ADF committed to provide a grant in support of the establishment of EA Payment and Settlement Systems Integration Project (EAC-PSSIP) in the EAC region.

  • Applications are therefore invited from suitably qualified citizens of the East African Partner States for the position of Procurement Specialist tenable at the EAC Secretariat in Arusha, Tanzania.


    Qualification and Experience

  • To be qualified for the position, the candidate must meet the minimum required qualifications and experience:

  • Must have a Master’s degree, from a recognized University, in either Procurement, Management, Economics, Business Administration, Engineering or any other related field;


  • Must have at least 4 years’ experience in executing procurement activities at national, regional or
    international bodies;

  • Demonstrable understanding of the public procurement laws;
  • Must be computer literate in the use of word processor, spreadsheets and any other applications used in the procurement function;

  • Working experience with AfDB or other Multilateral Development Bank funded projects is added advantage.

  • For more details, visit EAC Website : www.eac.int

    Terms and Conditions of Service

  • This is an EAC-PSSIP project position supported by African Development Fund (ADF), and is a non-established position for which contract terms are limited to the period of the project, and may be renewed subject to performance and extension of the funding.

  • The procurement specialist will be recruited by the EAC Secretariat for an initial period of two (2) years including a probation period of six months.

  • The contract may be renewed contingent upon project budgeting and a satisfactory performance evaluation.

  • Attractive consolidated remuneration packages for fixed contract positions will be paid in accordance with the EAC-PSSIP budget.

    How to Apply:

  • Interested candidates who meet the qualification and experience requirements for the above mentioned position are advised to :

    The Secretary General

    East African Community

    P. o Box 1096

    Arusha - Tanzania.

    Tel: +255 27 2162100

    Fax: +255 27 2162190

    E-mail: vacancies@eachq.org

    Website : www.eac.int

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