The Regional Procurement Specialist is part of the regional procurement function.
The core responsibilities of the role includes assisting and advising Country Offices in the purchasing of goods and services, driving procurement KPI delivery including purchasing efficiency and benefits reporting, procurement documentation quality reviews, and supporting the development of regional and country sourcing strategies to ensure value for money is achieved through world class sourcing strategies and procurement processes & policies.
The Regional Procurement Specialist will support the strategic development of procurement in the region drive continuous improvement through capacity building in Country Offices including the adoption of a global Source to Pay system.
Procurement and Sourcing Initiatives
Cost efficiency and Financial benefits.
Providing Procurement support and management of internal control systems.
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.
We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.
Please apply using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a single document. Please also include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations. A copy of the full role profile can be found at www.savethechildren.net/careers
Closing Date for Application: 27 January 2022
We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.
All employees are expected to carry out their duties in accordance with our global anti-harassment policy.