UNBS Senior Procurement Officer Jobs in Uganda

UNBS Senior Procurement Officer Jobs in Uganda


  • Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is a statutory body under the Ministry of Trade Industry and Cooperatives responsible for standardization, Quality Assurance, Metrology and Laboratory Testing (SQMT) with the objective of facilitating fair trade, promoting local industries and Consumer protection.

  • The Bureau is now seeking to recruit dynamic qualified Ugandan professionals with high level of integrity to fill the positions below Senior Procurement Officer

  • Reporting to the Principal Procurement Officer, the successful candidate shall be required to perform the following duties;

  • Draft and submit the initial annual procurement and disposal plans to the supervisor in line with the Organizations’ work plans and budgets.

  • Follow up the progress of the implementation of the approved procurement and disposal plan and generate periodic reports in line with the PPDA rules, regulations & guidelines

  • Participate in the Preparation and evaluation of bids/ proposals for procurements in line with PPDA rules, regulations & guidelines

  • Monitor contract implementation and compliance in line with the public procurement guidelines

  • Cultivate and enhance relationships with suppliers to optimize supplier performance in line with PPDA rules, regulations & guidelines & UNBS polices

  • Participate in the development of the PDU annual, quarterly and monthly budget,work plans and targets

  • Supervise staff performance of Procurement Officers staff in PDU and ensure that targets, plans and outputs are achieved within schedules and budgets and regularly review their performance
    during performance review meetings and annual performance appraisal.

  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual budgets and reports on activities of the department and progress on implementation of work plans

    Qualifications and other Requirements

    Interested candidates should possess;

  • Possession a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Economics, Business Administration or Procurement/purchasing or any other related qualification

  • Working experience of 5 years in a related field from a reputable organization

  • Possession of post graduate competence based training in relevant field and professional qualifications in CIPS level 6

  • Age Between 30 and 45 years

  • The successful candidate must have Proven Supervisory skills, a high level of integrity and
    professionalism, Communication, Teamwork and Analytical skills.

  • He/she should also be team player, an excellent communicator with good oral communication and presentation skills and must be computer literate with skills in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and the
    Internet applications.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; UNBS Senior Procurement Officer Jobs in Uganda


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