Acquisition & Assistance Specialist

at US Agency for International Development
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted April 13, 2021
Category Social Services & Nonprofit
Job Type FULL_TIME
Currency UGX

Description

Acquisition & Assistance Specialist (Resident Hire - USPSC) - GS-10
Organization USAID

Closing date 21 Apr 2021
USAID/Uganda is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Personal Services Contractor (PSC) - Acquisition & Assistance Specialist (Resident Hire - USPSC) - GS-10

Technical work involves supporting the preparation, control, and review of procurement documents and reports related to planning strategies and appropriate solicitation documents, maintaining procurement plans and files, and being responsible for the distribution and follow-up of official copies of A&A documents to permit the implementation and payment actions; or performing other similar work in support of implementation and operation of mission programs from conceptualization to close-out.

The position involves leadership and technical skills: (a) assistance with negotiation and preparation of awards; (b) aiding in the resolution of complex procurement issues; (c) assisting with management of low to high value program procurements (d) participating in discussions during the development stages of new activities and procurement planning.

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in business administration, economics, finance, management, law or related field, is required.

Work Experience:

1-3 years in an office-based, progressively responsible work situation is required.

How to apply
The detailed solicitation document Number: SOL-72061721R00005 which provides the full position description, selection criteria, and specific instructions on how to submit an offer is found at: https://ug.usembassy.gov/embassy/jobs/ or send an email to ([email protected]) copy ([email protected]).