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Job at the International Rescue Committee (IRC)

The International Rescue Committee(IRC), one of the world's largest humanitarian agencies, provides relief, rehabilitation and post-conflict reconstruction support to victims of natural disaster, oppression and violent conflict in 42 countries. The IRC is committed to bold leadership, innovation and creative partnerships. Active in public health, education, livelihoods, women's empowerment, youth development, and protection and promotion of rights, IRC assists people from harm to home.


Location: Mubi, Adamawa
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 12months

The Global Supply Chain Department supports the organization’s work by providing reliable and scalable application development and Operations for the IRC’s offices in the US and around the world, in the aspect of procurement, assets, inventory and management of the IRC’s GSC policies.


The Procurement Assistant is responsible for the day to day procurement activities in the Mubi Field Office and other sites supported by the Field Office, and reports to the Procurement Officer.

Specific Responsibilities include:
Ensuring that she/he assists the procurement Officer in carrying out Procurement in accordance to IRC and donor-specific polices.
Support the procurement officer in attending all the procurement committee meetings when the procurement officer is unavailable or as mandated by the management
Support in coordination with Finance, Admin and program departments to ensure integrated internal controls, timely payment of vendors and full, auditable support documentation.
Ensuring that a transparent and responsive procurement process is implemented and maintained.
Routine communication, coordination and planning with the relevant requesting staff / programs regarding the order and delivery of supplies.
She/he will assist in ensuring that all Supplies, services and equipments required are delivered in time.
Support in Establishment and maintenance of ethical, professional working relationships with suppliers.
Maintain supplier information for regularly purchased items, and be informed of current local market conditions.
Any other duties or tasked delegated by Procurement Officer / Senior Supply Chain Manager.

Knowledge of generic procurement procedures and practices (IRC or NGO experience advantageous).
Familiarity with major donor and local regulations / laws advantageous.
1 year work experience in procurement.
Competent in spoken and written English
Good mathematical skills.
Competent use of PC especially spreadsheets.

Bachelor Degree in Supply Chain or a relevant field.
supply chain / Procurement qualifications highly desirable
One year Relevant experience in related field is highly desirable

Assist in maintaining an IRC Pre-qualified Vendor database.
Assist in maintaining a comprehensive price list for goods, services and equipments purchased by IRC.
Produce routine cash / payment projections for Procurement Officer and Finance.

Strong sense of personal integrity.
Attention to detail.
Ability to multi-task.
Team spirit and problem solving abilities.


Monthly salary, 13 Month Salary Inclusive, Health Insurance Coverage for Family, Pension, Creche Facilities available for Women with babies under 24 Months.

Salary Band: 9A

Applicants should send their Cover letter and Resume in one MS word with the position they are applying for clearly stated in the email subject line to:
Hand delivered applications should be sent to our field office in Mubi or Yola Office.

DUE DATE: 21 June, 2017


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