Principal Procurement Officer job at Uganda Railways Corporation (URC)

Job Purpose:
Planning, coordinating, management and provision of technical guidance on procurement and disposal activities of the Corporation to ensure value for money.

• Must have a Honors Bachelor’s degree in Procurement, Business Administration, Commence or Economics [with a bias in procurement and Supplies Chain Management) from a recognised University, Plus Full Professional Qualification in Supply Chain Management.
• Must be a member of a recognised professional body in Supply Chain Management and Institute of Procurement professionals of Uganda (IPPU).

• Master’s degree in supplies chain management, business administration or management discipline is an added advantage.

Experience and Competencies:
• At least Six (6) years of practical experience, three (3) of which should be of a senior procurement level in a Public or Reputable organisation.
• Must have a working knowledge of MS Word, Excel Powerpoint and procurement management software. Relevant Experience in Donor funded projects is an added advantage.

• Must have well deveveloped analytical and reporting skills

• Ability to cultivate team spirit in a specialised unit, lead and motivate qualified and pecialised staff is essential.
• Good understanding of the PPDA Act & Regulations and International Procurement Standards & Regulations. Ethics and integrity, communication and time
• management.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 72

Level of Education: Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

All suitable, qualified and interested candidates with the relevant qualifications and experience should send their application letters, cariculum vitae and copies of academic certificates, trascripts, national identity card, appointment letters to the current job, together with one (1) recent passport photograph by email to: Kindly merge all your documents into one and send them in one attachement in word or PDF formats not exceeding 2MBs
Address to the Managing Director, Uganda Railways Corporation and hand deliver to the URC head office on Plot 57, Nassar Road, Kampala, Uganda.
Closing date: 15 April 2024
VISIT: for more information

Subscribe for Job Updates

Get All The Newly Listed Jobs in Uganda Today in Your Email

Join our WhatsApp Job Alert Channel

Click Here to Join >>>>

More Information

Apply for this job
Share this job

Leave your thoughts

Jobs By Category

Jobs by Location

Browse through our jobs hub for all the latest jobs, career opportunities and Vacancies . Move up today for a perfect employment on Uganda's Number (1) Job Listing website.

Don't Miss out on the daily job updates, Subscribe Now!