UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security.
In line with fulfilling UN WOMEN's strategic objectives, UN WOMEN Egypt Country Office focuses on three areas of immediate concern: Strengthening women's participation in governance and leadership, eradication of violence against women, women's economic security and rights.
Under the direct supervision of the Operations Manager, the Procurement Assistant supports the execution of transparent and efficient procurement services and processes consistent with UN Women rules and regulations. The Procurement Assistant also works in collaboration with programme and operations staff to successfully deliver procurement services.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide administrative and coordination support to procurement strategies in accordance with UN Women rules, regulations, policies and strategies:
Provide inputs to the preparation of procurement plans for programmes/projects:
Coordinate contract management processes for Egypt Country Office:
Support Administrative processes:
Facilitate knowledge building and knowledge sharing:
Required Skills and Experience:
Education and Certification: