Senior Procurement and Contracts Specialist at ADB, Manila, Philippines

Deadline: 20 July 2018

Asian Development Bank (ADB) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Senior Procurement and Contracts Specialist in Manila, Philippines. The duration of this post is 3 years.

The ADB aims for an Asia and Pacific free from poverty.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Senior Procurement and Contracts Specialist will perform the following functions-

  • Develop and implement the annual work program of the non-IT Procurement and Contracting Unit, within the Procurement and Contracts Administration Unit (OAPC) establishing functional goals, operational processes, monitoring and reporting progress, and provide overall management and mentoring to its human resources.
  • Lead and execute the economical, efficient and reliable institutional procurement of goods and services in support of ADB’s operational activities, including the conduct of intensive market research and analysis involving evaluations of complicated technical specifications, properly assessing price trends, etc.
  • Supervises the procurement and contracting process for the pre-qualification of bidders, bidding, bid opening, bid evaluation, recommending the awarding of contracts, and for negotiations with suppliers.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Master’s degree or equivalent in Procurement, Business Administration, Law, Engineering or related fields; University degree in Procurement, Business Administration, Law, Engineering or related fields combined with specialized experience in similar organization/s may be considered in lieu of a Master’s degree.
  • At least 10 years of relevant professional experience in the procurement and contracting of goods and services in an international institution or in a large public or private organization, with proven and successful experience in the management and supervision of procurement and contracting functions.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English is required

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit ADB.