Vacancies

Position Title: Procurement Officer
Open Period: 15 April - 31 May 2020
Position Description:
The Procurement Officer, reporting to the Project Director through the Project Coordinator and Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist, is responsible for procurement of goods and consulting and non-consulting services that are required for project delivery, following World Bank’s procurement regulations.
Duty Station:
RIMES Program Unit, 2nd Floor Outreach Building, 58 Moo 9 Paholyothin Rd., Klong Nung, Klong Luang, Pathumthani, Thailand
Type of Contract:
Project Staff
Remuneration and Benefits:
  • Prefer Thai Nationality
  • Monthly base salary negotiable, commensurate with qualifications
  • Housing allowance
  • Health, life insurance
  • Annual leave allowance of 24 days
Minimum Qualifications:

Knowledge: At least Bachelor’s degree in business administration, commerce, law, or related field; Knowledge of the markets on ICT goods and consulting services, and sectoral experts in Thailand, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Pakistan

Experience: At least 3 years of experience in procurement or contract management; Experience in World Bank’s Systematic Tracking of Exchanges in Procurement (STEP) system is preferred, but not required; Experience in working within development agencies is desirable

Skills and Abilities: Excellent communication and negotiating skills; Proficiency in spoken and written English language; Understanding and knowledge of basic computer applications such as MS Words, Excel and data base management

Personal Qualities: Conscientious and efficient in meeting commitments, observing deadlines, and achieving results; Persistent when faced with challenges; Takes ownership of all responsibilities of the position

How to Apply:
Send application letter and CV, stating salary expectation, and including names and contact details of two referees, not later than 31 May 2020, by email to rimeshra@rimes.int. Please state ‘Procurement Officer’ in the Subject line of the email. Application letter should be addressed to:

Ms. Dusadee Moya
Manager-Finance, Administration and Human Resource
Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System
RIMES Program Unit
PO Box 4 Klong Luang, Pathumthani 12120
Thailand

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

The Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System for Africa and Asia (RIMES) is an international and intergovernmental organization, owned and managed by its Member States. RIMES provides regional early warning services and builds capacity of its Member States in the end-to-end early warning of tsunami and hydro-meteorological hazards. Please check the website for more details.