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Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Jobs at the United States Embassy, Abuja: Procurement Specialist

US Embassy Nigeria Jobs, Vacancies at the United States Embassy in Nigeria - Jobs in NigeriaThe U.S. Embassy in Abuja is seeking to employ a suitable and qualified candidate for the position of a Procurement Specialist in the General Services Office.
Procurement Specialist PSA-IO*, FP-5*
NOTE: All applicants MUST address each selection criterion detailed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each criterion or the application will not be considered.
Minimum Requirements
1. University degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, Contracting, Management or Purchasing is required.
2. Seven years of progressively responsible experience in procurement out of which three years must be in supervisory capacity, is required.
3. Level IV (Good Working Knowledge) English language (Speaking/Reading) is requited.
4. General knowledge of local market practices and contracting is required.
5. Must be Computer literate (Word & Excel) and have the ability to type 25 WPM.
6. Must have very strong negotiation skills.
Selection Process:
When equally qualified, Eligible Family Members and U.S, Veterans will be given preference. Therefore it is essential that the candidate address the required qualifications above in the application.
Additional Selection Criteria:
1. Only successful applicants who meet the minimum requirements will be notified.
2. The Human Resources Office will NOT accept applications or resume submitted in U.S. Government official envelopes.
3. The minimum requirements must be adequately addressed in the cover letter of your application package. Failure to do so will disqualify your application.
How to Apply:
Interested applicants for this position MUST submit the following or the application will not be considered:
1. A type-written application specifically applying for this position and addressing the minimum requirements as advertised. Please reference the job title and announcement number on the application letter.
Procurement Specialist PSA-IO*, FP-5*
2. A current resume or curriculum vitae, listing all job responsibilities and provides the same Information as an OF-612; plus
Procurement Specialist PSA-IO*, FP-5*
3. Candidates who claim U.S. Veterans preference must provide a copy of their Form 00-214 with their application.
4. Any other documentation (e.g. essays, certificates, awards, copies of degrees earned) that addresses the qualification requirements of the position as listed above.
5. Please indicate position title and vacancy announcement number on the top right corner of the envelope and also on the subject line of the application letter
The Human Resources Officer,
United States Embassy,
Plot 1075, Diplomatic Drive,
Central District Area,
Deadline is November 18, 2008.

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