Senior Accredited Procurement Specialist at WBG, Niamey, Niger

Deadline: 1 August 2018

The World Bank Group (WBG) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Senior Accredited Procurement Specialist in Niamey, Niger.

WBG has set 2 ambitious goals to push extreme poverty to no more 3 percent by 2030, and to promote shared prosperity and greater equity in the developing world.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Senior Accredited Procurement Specialist will perform the following functions-

  • Provide technical fiduciary advice on procurement activities and engage in policy dialogue on procurement with client countries.
  • Support client countries in achieving value for money (VFM ) in public procurement to enhance service delivery and development outcomes with integrity.
  • Understand relevant procurement markets using analytical tools and approaches to define more effective procurement.
  • Participates in missions and plays a key role in developing practical approaches to procurement while simultaneously dealing with difficult policy and operational issues.
  • Prepares and/or comments on draft operational directives and policy papers; produces major/complex reports.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • High levels of integrity.
  • Excellent command of French and English.
  • An advanced degree with a major in a relevant discipline (e.g. business administration, engineering, commerce, law, procurement, public policy, etc.) is required.
  • Master’s degree in any relevant areas.
  • Nationality of Niger.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit WBG.