Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) – Supply Chain Management Officer (6 Months Contract).

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a) Job Specification

Duties and responsibilities will entail:-

i. Taking part in reviewing tenders notices;
ii. Taking part in reviewing notices of award/regrets and tender acceptance process;
iii. Taking part in the compiling and evaluation of tenders;
iv. Taking part in the formulation of the supplies, procurement and inventory manuals training and development of staff;
v. Safeguarding of tenders, quotations and request for proposals;
vi. Preparing tender and contract documents; reviewing tender advertising notices; and
vii. Implementing an e-procurement vision plan.

b)Person Specification

For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:-

i. Bachelor’s degree in any of the following: Purchasing and Supplies Management, Business Administration (Supply Chain Management Option), Procurement and Logistics, Commerce (Supplies Management Option), or any other equivalent and relevant qualification from a recognized institution
ii. Membership to Kenya Institute of Supplies Management (KISM);
iii. Proficiency in computer application; and
iv. Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution

c) Key Skills and Competencies

i. Planning skills
ii. Good communication and reporting
iii. Interpersonal and negotiation skills
iv. Team player
v. Ethical

Terms of Employment: A six (6) months contract, as per KEMRI Human Resource Policy and Procedures Manual with a probation period for the first three (3) months.

All the applications to be done through KEMRI E-Recruitment Portal on or before 11th May 2021 latest 5.00 p.m.

KEMRI is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity; persons with disability, women, youth and those from marginalized areas are encouraged to apply. KEMRI does not charge a fee at any stage of its recruitment process including application, interview and processing of offer letter. If asked for a fee, report such request immediately.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted




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