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Senior Procurement Officer


  • Organization: Jhpiego
  • Location: Abuja
  • Grade: Mid level - Mid level
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Procurement
  • Closing Date: Closed

Senior Procurement Officer

Posted Date 2 hours ago(5/19/2023 11:12 AM)
Job ID
International Positions
Employment Status



The Senior Procurement Officer supports the procurement team in ensuring efficiency and integrity of the processes for procurement of goods and services at Jhpiego’s office.


Gross Salary Range: 772,300.18 - 853,542.64 


Procurement of Goods and Services

  • Perform procurement functions for goods and services with utmost integrity
  • Prioritizes, evaluates, and manages procurement needs and opportunities
  • Coordinate procurement processes in collaboration with the Procurement Manager
  • Document all processes followed in procurement for references, audits and other third party reviews
  • Provide coaching and mentoring for supervisees to perform procurement functions
  • Support in updating vendor’s database in line with Jhpiego’s policy
  • Support procurement committee functions
  • Ensure compliance with document retention strategy for the department.


  • Support the Procurement Manager in sustaining compliance to USAID and Jhpiego procurement regulations
  • Support review meetings with all project procurement staff to review compliance and implement improvements and best practices
  • Conform to compliance indicators for procurement. Track and report against performance


  • Conform to the established sourcing and procurement processes that promotes transparency and integrity
  • Enhance supplier relationships to drive sourcing & supplier initiatives to meet or exceed product quality, service & deliver sustainable cost reductions, while reducing or mitigating risk in procurement management

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, or equivalent related qualification
  • MBA is highly desired
  • Purchasing-related certifications will be an added advantage
  • 6+ years’ experience in procurement required; in USAID- funded procurement preferred
  • Knowledge of global sourcing and procurement strategies, tactics, processes, procedures, and systems
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office tools
  • In-depth knowledge of USAID and other international donor regulations
  • Experience supervising staff
  • Ability to exercise good judgment in safeguarding confidential or sensitive information and adhere to high standards of confidentiality and honesty
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Adaptable, creative, collaborative and able to think strategically
  • Ability to lead in the face of complexity in a fast-paced and time-sensitive environment
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills (both oral and written)
  • Able to work under pressure, take initiative and manage and prioritize work independently
  • Ability to travel to and work in state in which Jhpiego operates

Jhpiego offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive employee benefits package.

Please apply at

Applicants must submit a single document for upload to include: cover letter, resume, and references.

For further information about Jhpiego, visit our website at

Note: The successful candidate selected for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation.

Jhpiego is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer


Jhpiego, a Johns Hopkins University affiliate, is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, marital status, pregnancy, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, other legally protected characteristics or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria. Jhpiego promotes Affirmative Action for minorities, women, individuals who are disabled, and veterans.


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