Премиум вакансия

Procurement Assistant

Опубликовано 21 Apr 2021
З/П договорная
Опыт работы
от 5 до 10 лет
Должностные обязанности

Summary of Key Functions:

Implementation of operational strategies

Support to procurement processes

Implementation of sourcing strategy

Support to knowledge building and knowledge sharing

1.   Ensures implementation of operational strategies focusing on achievement of the following results:

  1. Full compliance of procurement activities with UN/UNDP rules, regulations, policies and strategies.
  2. Provision of inputs to the CO Procurement business processes mapping and elaboration of internal Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in Procurement in consultation with the direct supervisor and office management.
  3. 2. Supports procurement processes for CO, NIM/DIM projects and at the request of other Agencies focusing on achievement of the following results:
  4. Provision of inputs to preparation of procurement plans for the office, contribution to elaboration of individual action plans for significant purchases.

Support to organization of procurement processes including preparation of RFQs, ITBs or RFPs documents, receipt of quotations, bids or proposals, their evaluation.

Preparation of Purchase orders and contracts in and outside Atlas, preparation of Recurring Purchase orders for contracting of services, creation request to GSSU on vendor creation in Atlas, maintenance of the filing system in the procurement Unit. Buyers profile in Atlas.

  • Preparation of submissions to the Contract, Asset and Procurement Committee (CAP) and Advisory Committee on Procurement (RACP and ACP).
  • Implementation of the internal control system which ensures that Purchase orders are duly prepared and dispatched. Timely corrective actions on POs with budget check errors and other problems.

Provision of information for preparation of cost-recovery bills in Atlas for the procurement services provided by UNDP to other Agencies.Support to preparation of reports on procurement in the CO.

   3.   Contributes to implementation of sourcing strategy focusing on achievement of the following result:

  • Update of the rosters of suppliers
  • Monitor the vendor database including review of PEFs submitted by the end-users.
  • 4.   Supports knowledge building and knowledge sharing in the CO focusing on achievement of the following results:
  • Participation in the trainings for the operations/ projects staff on Procurement.
  • Sound contributions to knowledge networks and communities of practice.
  • Impact of Results

The key results have an impact on the execution of the CO procurement services management in terms of quality and accuracy of work completed. Accurate data entry, presentation of information and client-oriented approach enhances UNDP capability in provision of procurement services.


  • Functional Competencies:   
  • Building Strategic Partnerships

Level 1.1: Maintaining information and databases

Analyzes general information and selects materials in support of partnership building initiatives

  • Promoting Organizational Learning and Knowledge Sharing
  • Level 1.1: Basic research and analysis

Researches best practices and poses new, more effective ways of doing things

Sound contributions to development of innovative strategies and new approaches

Job Knowledge/Technical Expertise

Level 1.1: Fundamental knowledge of processes, methods and procedures

Understands the main processes and methods of work regarding to the position

Possesses basic knowledge of organizational policies and procedures relating to the position and applies them consistently in work tasks

Strives to keep job knowledge up-to-date through self-directed study and other means of learning

Demonstrates good knowledge of information technology and applies it in work assignments

Promoting Organizational Change and Development

Level 1.1: Presentation of information on best practices in organizational change

Demonstrates ability to identify problems and proposes solutions

Design and Implementation of Management Systems

Level 1.1: Data gathering and implementation of management systems

Uses information/databases/other management systems

Client Orientation

Level 1.1: Maintains effective client relationships

Reports to internal and external clients in a timely and appropriate fashion

Organizes and prioritizes work schedule to meet client needs and deadlines

  • Promoting Accountability and Results-Based Management
  • Level 1.1: Gathering and disseminating information

Gathers and disseminates information on best practice in accountability and results-based management systems

Core Competencies:

Serving and promoting the vision, mission, values and strategic goals of UNDP

Demonstrating/safeguarding ethics and integrity 

Demonstrate corporate knowledge and sound judgment

  • Self-development, initiative-taking
  • Acting as a team player and facilitating team work
  • Facilitating and encouraging open communication in the team, communicating effectively
  • Creating synergies through self-control

Managing conflict

Learning and sharing knowledge and encourage the learning of others. Promoting learning and knowledge management/sharing is the responsibility of each staff member.

Informed and transparent decision making

  • График работы - Полный рабочий день
  • Пол - Не имеет значения
  • Образование - Средне-специальное
  • Знание языков - Русский (Свободное владение), Узбекский (Свободное владение), Английский (Свободное владение)
  • Знание компьютера - Уверенный пользователь
  • Дополнительные требования:

    Education: Secondary Education with specialized training in procurement. University Degree in Business or Public Administration or other related field would be desirable, but it is not a requirement.

    Experience: 5 years of relevant procurement experience is required at the national or international level.

    Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (MS Word, Excel, etc.) and knowledge of automated procurement systems, experience in handling of web based ERP management systems.

Что мы предлагаем
  • Медицинское страхование
Дополнительная информация

 Under the overall guidance of the Operations Manager and direct supervision of Procurement Analyst, the Procurement Assistant provides procurement services ensuring transparent, efficient, high quality and accuracy of work. The Procurement Assistant promotes a client, quality and results-oriented approach in the Unit.

The Procurement Assistant works in close collaboration with the operations, programme and projects staff in the CO and UNDP HQs staff to exchange information and ensure consistent service delivery.

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