Reports to: Country Representative
Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) is a non-profit organization that creates and evaluates solutions to social and development problems and works to scale up successful ideas through implementation and dissemination to policymakers, practitioners, investors, and donors.
Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) Zambia seeks a qualified and suitable candidate to join the IPA Zambia Team as a Procurement Assistant.
The Procurement Assistant will report directly to the Country Representative and the IPA management team. The Procurement Assistant will be responsible for assisting the IPA Zambia Operations and Procurement department.
Qualification and Skills:
Diploma in Purchasing and Supply or its equivalent
At least 2 years of experience in supply chain/procurement
Fluent oral and written communication skills in English
And able to follow written instructions and communicate effectively over email
Clean criminal record
Membership in ZIPS and/or CIPS is a plus
Experience with NPOs/NGOs is a plus
Method of Application
Applications with detailed (CVs) must be sent the email below:
The cover letter and CV must be ONE document, and the applicant’s name and NRC must be the document title. For example (John Smith.101010.12.1)
Do not attach certificates and other documentation at this stage.
Please submit applications by uploading to this link: Procurement Assistant Recruitment orclick the apply button below.
NOTE: If you don’t get feedback two weeks after the deadline, your application is unsuccessful. CVs will be reviewed on a first-come, first-serve basis.