Save the Children’s mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. Save the Children programs focus on*Education, Health, Child Rights Governance, Child Protection and Humanitarian. We work with government partners and local NGOs to improve children’s live especially marginalized and disadvantaged children. Save the Children is looking for a qualified and motivated candidate to fill in the position of Procurement Officer based in Phnom Penh.
The Purpose of the Role
The Procurement Officer is responsible for the implementation of the country office’s day to day procurement activities, making sure they are carried out diligently, in a transparent manner, in compliance with the country office procurement manual and with donor’s rules and regulations.
He/she is responsible to provide regular/daily capacity building and support to program managers, budget holders and implementing partners on matters related to procurement policies and best practices.
He/she is also responsible to make sure that all procurement activities are fully and accurately documented and the procurement reports to donors are submitted on time and in the form and template required by donors.
Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Management or equivalent work experience
  • At least 5 years work experience in purchasing/procurement role
  • Good knowledge of procurement guidelines of donor agencies such as Global Fund, World Bank, USAID etc.
  • Fluency in English and Khmer language
  • Ability to work under pressure and minimum supervision
  • Trustworthy, commitment and teamwork
  • Creative, honest and responsible
  • Flexible and adaptable with different circumstances
  • Excellent communication, facilitation and interpersonal skills

How to apply
A detailed job description is available on our website: or at the address below. Interested applicants are requested to submit a CV and cover letter to or post at Save the Children office.
The deadline for application is 05th February 2017 at 17.00.
“All recruitment practices and procedures reflect Save the Children’s*commitment to protecting children from abuse”.
Save the Children is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified women and people with disability are strongly encouraged to apply. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified for interview.*Submitted documents will not be returned.
Save the Children: P.O. Box 34, Villa 5, Street 242, Sangkat Chaktomouk, Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh, Phone: (855) 23 223 403/4/5/6, CCC Box 59,
The post Save the Children – Procurement Officer appeared first on The Cambodia Daily.