PricewaterhouseCoopers Job for a Public Procurement Expert

PricewaterhouseCoopers Public Sector LLP provides management consulting, technology consulting and risk consulting services to federal and international government agencies.

PwC is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job  Title: Public Procurement Expert
Reference Number: 130-PEO00709
Location: Nigeria
Job type: Permanent
Department: People & Change Nigeria
Position Descriptions

  • PwC seeks qualified candidates for a Public Procurement Specialist position for the potential USAID State Accountability, Transparency and Effectiveness (State2State) project in Nigeria to technically support the program.
  • The overall objective of the project will be to increase the effectiveness, accountability and transparency of selected state and local governments in Nigeria, contributing to the achievement of strengthened good governance, and improved responsiveness of targeted government institutions.
  • The Procurement Specialist will be located in-country and will support the responsible line ministries and local governments and work in close partnership with other relevant stakeholders to ensure improvements in functioning of the procurement system at the local and federal levels.

Position/Program Requirements

  • Over seven years of experience in public procurement;
  • Demonstrated understanding of the public procurement delivery system, challenges and potential improvements;
  • Demonstrated overall project management skills involving multiple stakeholders;
  • Excellent English language written and oral communications skills.
  • A graduate degree in Public Administration, Management, Economics or similar field;
  • Demonstrated experience managing consultants and/or technical experts;

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Preferred

  • Serve as the key technical counterpart for the area of public procurement and procurement delivery system;
  • Experience increasing accountability, transparency and effectiveness in African countries;
  • Experience working with host governments and other organizations in African countries, preferably in Nigeria.
  • Work with key stakeholders to develop an understanding of “best practices” in addressing key challenges of the public procurement and existing policy reform;


How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply 

Application Deadline  31st December, 2016.

GET JOB ALERTS
in your inbox

Subscribe to our mailing list and get vacancies and employment updates to your email inbox.

Speak Your Mind

*


Get a Job Today with Joblanda


Reports released in early 2016 reveal more than 1.3 million Nigerians suffered job losses during the second quarter of 2015 alone, bringing the country's total unemployment rate to greater than 6 million individuals. In an effort to combat these statistics, staffing and education advancement advocate Joblanda has launched increased efforts to work with those affected by Nigeria's diminishing employment availability.

Joblanda is focused on delivering employment, career, and educational advancement opportunities to Nigerians who are seeking them. Built on the premise of doing more than just collecting and listing vacancies, we also help ensure each vacancy is well-matched to the job seeker by organizing the listings by required academic qualifications, years of experience, and industries of expertise.

In order to drive individual and collective economic growth, we also disseminate information about scholarships and educational opportunities as well as events and initiatives that can help people advance to a better career. We want to assist people In gaining the tools and information they need to live a better life, and we know that finding a great career is vital to accomplishing that goal.

joblanda gif

GET JOB ALERTS
in your inbox

Subscribe to our mailing list and get vacancies and employment updates to your email inbox.