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 and Nutrition, Child Rights Governance, Child Protection, Child Poverty and Humanitarian/DRR. We work with government partners and local NGOs to improve children’s lives, especially marginalized and disadvantaged children.
With funding support from the Japan Social Development Fund through the World Bank, Save the Children is implementing partner the Early Childhood Care and Development for Floating Villages project. Save the Children is looking for high quality, motivated national candidate to fill in the position of Procurement Assistant for this project based in Phnom Penh with travel to the field when requires.
The Purpose of the Role
The Procurement Assistant will ensure the procurement under this project is compliant with the provisions of the Procurement Manual of Externally Assisted Projects/Programs and the World Bank’s “Guidelines: Procurement Under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits” dated January, 2011; and ensure all selection of Consultants follows the “Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers” dated January 2011.
Qualifications and Experience
Essential

  • At least University degree in business/economics/ or other relevant fields;
  • At least 03 years’ experience in procurement work;
  • Experience with World Bank financed project or similar donor financed project is preferable;
  • Written and spoken proficiency in English and Khmer;
  • Strong communication skills and team work experience; and
  • Creative, and willing to take on challenges.

Desirable

  • Existing relationships with local NGO partners in targeted communes

How to apply
A detailed job description is available on our website: http://cambodia.savethechildren.net or at the address below. Interested applicants are requested to submit a CV and cover letter to jobs.cambodia@savethechildren.org or post at Save the Children office.
The deadline for application is 12th March 2017 at 17.00.
Note: The selection of Consultants will follow the “Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers” dated January 2011.
“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,
Email: jobs.cambodia@savethechildren.org / website: http://cambodia.savethechildren.net
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