Head Procurement – 1

By Civil Service Commission - Zambia 6 months ago

Job details

Job deadline
28 April

The Civil Service Commission invites applications from suitably qualified serving officers to fill vacant positions in the Ministry of National Guidance and Religious:


  • To supervise and co-ordinate the development of projects and programme activities in order to facilitate the implementation of plans and policies
  • To ensure timely procuremTo supervise and co-ordinate the development of projects and programme activities in order to facilitate the implementation of plans and policies.ent of goods and services in order to facilitate the smooth operations of the Ministry
  • Supervising and undertaking timely preparation of procurement plans in order to guide the procurement process and facilitate decision making
  • Providing efficiently, secretarial services to the Procurement Committee in order to facilitate smooth conduct of meetings
  • Supervising timely and accurately, bidding documents in order to ensure transparency in tendering procedures and to facilitate compliance with laid down procedures
  • Supervising effectively, the storage of goods in order to keep them safe and in good condition
  • Supervising effectively, the supply of goods and services to end users in order to facilitate their effective operations
  • Supervising timely, the procurement of goods and services in order to meet end user requirements
  • Undertaking effectively, the maintenance of an up to date supplier register in order to
    facilitate identification of appropriate suppliers
  • Managing timely, the development of departmental work plans and operationalization of Annual Performance
  • Appraisal System (APAS) in order to monitor, evaluate and enhance performance
  • Supervising effectively, utilization of human and material resources in order to achieve sectional objectives


  • Thirty (30) years and above
  • Grade Twelve/Form 5 School Certificate with a minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits including English Language and Mathematics
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Procurement and Supplies, Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supplies (CIPS) Level ‘6’
  • A Master’s Degree in a relevant field will be an added advantage
  • Should be a member of the Zambia Institute of Purchasing and Supply (ZIPS)
  • Seven years relevant experience of which three years should be at Senior Management Level

How to apply
Send your applications together with CVs, photocopies of National Registration Card, proof of membership to relevant professional bodies, academic and professional qualifications to the undersigned below:
Civil Service Commission,
PO Box 50138,

For more information

+260 211 251083
Civil Service Commission - Zambia (Lusaka, Lusaka)

Civil Service Commission - Zambia

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