USAID is looking to hire
(JOB VACANCY FOR USAID- LOCAL ENTERPRISE SUPPORT PROJECT (USAID LENS
The USAID Jordan Local Enterprise Support Project (LENS) is a five-year project, implemented by FHI 360 that supports small business growth and better economic planning to strengthen Jordanian communities against economic adversity. USAID LENS brings local governments, business owners and key community groups to collaborate together on initiatives that will boost economic development and create jobs in their communities. These initiatives will be focused on supporting the growth of micro and small enterprises (MSEs) and inclusive of women, youth and other vulnerable groups. The following position is required:
Procurement Officer: Under the general direction of the Finance and Operations Director & the technical direction of the Procurement Manager, Procurement officer will provide procurement and logistics services, including but not limited to, procuring goods and services in accordance with USAID and fhi360 policies and standards; providing guidance, advice and support to ensure procurement processes are effective, efficient, and ethical and provide the best possible value to the USAID LENS Project.
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field required.
Experience working at USAID projects is preferable
Fluent written and spoken English and Arabic required.
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Excellent computer skills with an emphasis on Excel and Word
Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to be a self-starter and be accountable for project outcomes
Interested candidates should send cover letter, CV and contact information for three references via email
Deadline: March 30, 2017
This advertisement is made possible by the generous support of the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The contents are the responsibility of FHI 360 and do not necessarily reflect the views of USAID or the United States Government