Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES is an international non-governmental organization today working in 60 countries. Our volunteers provide assistance to populations affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare, based on need, irrespective of religion, gender or political affiliation. The Supply Unit of the OCB (Operational Center Brussels) covers the entire supply chain management at international and local levels of the operations of MSF Belgium. As part of it the Purchasing Department of the Supply Unit is responsible for the international purchases of its supply center, MSF Supply, based in Brussels, but also for field local purchases and headquarters purchases, looking after a total of around 100 Million EUR of purchase budget. Our aim is to improve the efficiency of OCB purchases with optimization and expertise support, through a comprehensive purchasing approach on all these areas.
We are looking for an experienced Purchaser to conduct a market assessment in Asia aiming at being better prepared to rapidly and efficiently respond to MSF needs for emergencies in this part of the world.
This assignment will be conducted in project mode under the supervision of the Purchasing Director as project manager. The main objectives of this assignment are:
How to apply:
Please send your CV and cover letter with the reference AMA_MM_2017.